The girl who chased away sorrow : the diary of Sarah Nita, a Navajo girl / by Ann Turner.
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|Sprague Public Library - Baltic||JUV FIC TURNE (Text to phone)||33680000016032||Juvenile Fiction||Available||-|
- ISBN: 0590972162 :
- Physical Description: 200 p. ; 20 cm.
- Publisher: New York : Scholastic, 1999.
The narrator describes her experiences as her Navajo tribe is forced to relocate by the U.S. Army in 1864 New Mexico.
Sarah Nita uses her education at the white man's school to write down her grandmother's account of the Long Walk of 1864, during which the Navajo people were driven off their land and forced by soldiers to take refuge in Fort Sumner.
|Target Audience Note:||
5-8 Follett Library Resources
5.6 Follett Library Resources
4-6 Baker & Taylor
|Study Program Information Note:||
Accelerated Reader AR 5.1 5.0 32208
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