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In the footsteps of Crazy Horse

Marshall, Joseph, 1945- author.

New York : Amulet Books, 2015.

165 pages : illustrations, map ; 21 cm

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Teased for his fair coloring, eleven-year-old Jimmy McClean travels with his maternal grandfather, Nyles High Eagle, to learn about his Lakota heritage while visiting places significant in the life of Crazy Horse, the nineteenth-century Lakota leader and warrior, in a tale that weaves the past with the present. Includes historical note and glossary.

Reading Counts: Level 3.5 / 8.0 Points / 69957.

Lexile: 620L

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ISBN:

9781419707858

LC Call No:

PZ.1.M35543 In 2015

Dewey Class No:

[Fic] 23

Author:

Marshall, Joseph, 1945- author.

Title:

In the footsteps of Crazy Horse / Joseph Marshall ; illustrations by Jim Yellowhawk.

Physical:

165 pages : illustrations, map ; 21 cm

ContentType:

text rdacontent

MediaType:

unmediated rdamedia

CarrierType:

volume rdacarrier

BibliogrphyNote:

Includes bibliographical references.

Citation/Refs:

Horn Book Guide, 10/2016

Citation/Refs:

Kirkus Review, 8/15/2015

Citation/Refs:

Publishers Weekly, 9/14/2015

Citation/Refs:

School Library Connection, 2/2016

Citation/Refs:

School Library Journal, 10/2015

Summary:

Teased for his fair coloring, eleven-year-old Jimmy McClean travels with his maternal grandfather, Nyles High Eagle, to learn about his Lakota heritage while visiting places significant in the life of Crazy Horse, the nineteenth-century Lakota leader and warrior, in a tale that weaves the past with the present. Includes historical note and glossary.

Target Audience:

620 Lexile.

Study Program:

Accelerated Reader AR-ATOS MG 4.7 4.0 180018.

Study Program:

Reading Counts RC 3.5 8.0 69957.

Subject:

Crazy Horse,--approximately 1842-1877--Fiction.

Subject:

Lakota Indians--Fiction.

Subject:

Self-confidence--Fiction.

Subject:

Indians of North America--Great Plains--Fiction.

Subject:

Grandfathers--Fiction.

Subject:

Native Americans--Great Plains--Fiction.

AE:PersName:

Yellowhawk, Jim, 1958- illustrator.

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