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Sweetgrass by Janis Reams Hudson


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Sweetgrass by Janis Reams Hudson
Mar 15, 1999 | ISBN 9780698117631
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    Mar 15, 1999 | ISBN 9780698117631 | Middle Grade (8-12)

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Praise for Sweetgrass

An ALA Notable Book, Booklist Editors’ Choice, and winner of the Canadian Library Association Book of the Year Award

“In a colorful, lyrical style evoking all the sense, Sweetgrass tells, with strength and tenderness, a dramatic story.”—Kirkus Reviews (pointer review)
“Powerfully written.”—Publishers Weekly

“Majestic historical fiction with concerns that echo problems in today’s society.”—School Library Journal

★”A masterpiece combining elements of an historical novel, a native American, a survival, and a coming-­of-age novel .. .. Will invite re-reading.” -School Library Journal (starred review)

★”Vivid characters bring the culture of the Dakota Indians in the 1830s to life through this richly patterned historical novel. … An unusually fine first novel.” -Booklist (starred review)

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