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Home to Medicine Mountain / written by Chiori Santiago ; illustrated by Judith Lowry.

Santiago, Chiori, (author.). Lowry, Judith, 1948- (illustrator.).

Available copies

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

Current holds

0 current holds with 1 total copy.

Location Call Number / Copy Notes Barcode Shelving Location Status Due Date
Moorhead Public Library J SAN (Text) 33500012762068 Main Available -

Record details

  • ISBN: 0892391553
  • ISBN: 9780892391554
  • ISBN: 0892391766
  • ISBN: 9780892391769
  • Physical Description: 30 pages : color illustrations, color map ; 22 x 26 cm
  • Edition: First edition.
  • Publisher: San Francisco, Calif. : Children's Book Press, [1998].
  • Manufacturer: China : Jade Productions, 2013.

Content descriptions

General Note:
MN American Indian literature.
Summary, etc.:
Two young Maidu Indian brothers sent to live at a government-run Indian residential school in California in the 1930s find a way to escape and return home for the summer.
Awards Note:
ALA Notable Children's Book, 1999.
American Book Award, 1999
Subject: Maidu Indians > Juvenile fiction.
Boarding schools > Juvenile fiction.
Indians of North America > California > Juvenile fiction.
Maidu Indians > Fiction.
Boarding schools > Fiction.
Indians of North America > California > Fiction.
Boarding schools.
Indians of North America.
Maidu Indians.
Genre: Picture books.
Juvenile works.
Picture books.

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