EAN-139780786814541   EAN-13 barcode 9780786814541
Product NameThe Birchbark House
CategoryBook / Magazine / Publication
Short DescriptionPaperback
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Price New3.79 US Dollars    (curriencies)
Price Used0.25 US Dollars    (curriencies)
Width0.5 inches    (convert)
Height9 inches    (convert)
Length6 inches    (convert)
Weight8.48 ounces    (convert)
AuthorLouise Erdrich
Page Count256
FeaturesGreat product!
Long Description"[In this] story of a young Ojibwa girl, Omakayas, living on an island in Lake Superior around 1847, Louise Erdrich is reversing the narrative perspective used in most children's stories about nineteenth-century Native Americans. Instead of looking out at 'them' as dangers or curiosities, Erdrich, drawing on her family's history, wants to tell about 'us', from the inside. The Birchbark House establishes its own ground, in the vicinity of Laura Ingalls Wilder's 'Little House' books." --The New York Times Book Review
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