Muskrat Will Be Swimming

People, Identity & Culture
Author(s):
Cheryl Savageau
Illustrator(s):
Robert Hynes
Age Group:
6-10
Publisher:
Tilbury House Publishers
ISBN:
978-0884482802
Year:
People, Identity & Culture

This is a quiet tale of a Native-American girl who, with gentle guidance from her grandfather, learns to find strength, not fear, in her identity as a Native person living in an Anglo society. The book demonstrates how the ancient stories of Native-American cultures are used to help today's children find their way in the world.

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Ashley Herring Blake

When a tornado rips through town, Ivy Aberdeen's house is destroyed and her family displaced. Ivy feels invisible and ignored in the aftermath of the storm—and what's worse, her notebook filled with secret drawings of girls holding hands has gone missing.

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