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A boy called Slow : the true story of Sitting Bull / Joseph Bruchac ; illustrated by Rocco Baviera.

Bruchac, Joseph, 1942- (Author). Baviera, Rocco, illustrator. (Added Author).
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Available copies

  • 0 of 1 copy available at LARL/NWRL Consortium.
  • 0 of 1 copy available at Lake Agassiz Regional Library. (Show preferred library)

Current holds

1 current hold with 1 total copy.

Location Call Number / Copy Notes Barcode Shelving Location Status Due Date
Bagley Public Library J 921 SIT (Text) 33500012761714 Main Checked out 12/29/2018

Record details

  • ISBN: 9780698116160
  • ISBN: 069811616X
  • ISBN: 9780613073875
  • ISBN: 0613073878
  • Physical Description: 29 unnumbered pages : color illustrations ; 26 cm
  • Publisher: New York, NY : PaperStar, 1998, ©1994.

Content descriptions

General Note: MN American Indian literature.
"A PaperStar book, published in 1998 by The Putnam & Grosset Group... Originally published in 1994 by Philomel Books."--T.p. verso.
Summary, etc.: Anxious to be given a name as strong and brave as that of his father, a proud Lakota Sioux grows into manhood, acting with careful deliberation, determination, and bravery, which eventually earned him his proud new name: Sitting Bull.
Target Audience Note: Ages 4-8.
Author Notes

Joseph Bruchac is a highly acclaimed children's book author, poet, novelist and storyteller, as well as a scholar of Native American culture. Coauthor with Michael Caduto of the bestselling Keepers of the Earth series, Bruchac's poems, articles and stories have appeared in hundreds of publications, from Akwesasne Notes and American Poetry Review to National Geographic and Parabola. He has authored many books for adults and children including Code Talker: A Novel About the Navajo Marines of World War Two, Skeleton Man, and The Heart of a Chief. For more information about Joseph, please visit his website www.josephbruchac.com.

Subject: Sitting Bull, 1831-1890 > Childhood and youth > Juvenile literature.
Sitting Bull, 1834?-1890.
Dakota Indians > Biography > Juvenile literature.
Dakota Indians > Social life and customs > 19th century > Juvenile literature.
Fathers and sons > Juvenile literature.
Dakota Indians > Biography.
Indians of North America > Biography.
JUVENILE NONFICTION / Biography & Autobiography / Historical.
JUVENILE NONFICTION / People & Places / United States / Native American.
Sitting Bull, 1831-1890
Dakota Indians.
Dakota Indians > Social life and customs.
Fathers and sons.
Genre: Biography.
Juvenile works.
Picture books.
Picture books for children.

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