The game of silence
(CD Audiobook)

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Published:
[United States?] : Harper Children's Audio, cp2005.
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CD Audiobook
Physical Desc:
5 sound discs (6 hr.) : digital, stereo. ; 4 3/4 in.
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Description
Her name is Omakayas, or Little Frog, because her first step was a hop, and she lives on an island in Lake Superior.It is 1850, and the lives of the Ojibwe have returned to a familiar rhythm: they build their birchbark houses in the summer, go to the ricing camps in the fall to harvest and feast, and move to their cozy cedar log cabins near the town of LaPointe before the first snows. The satisfying routines of Omakayas's days are interrupted by a surprise visit from a group of desperate and mysterious people. From them, she learns that all their lives may drastically change. The chimookomanag, or white people, want Omakayas and her people to leave their island in Lake Superior and move farther west. Omakayas realizes that something so valuable, so important that she never knew she had it in the first place, is in danger: Her home. Her way of life. In this captivating sequel to National Book Award nominee The Birchbark House , Louise Erdrich continues the story of Omakayas and her family.
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Language:
English
ISBN:
0060758392
UPC:
9780060758394
Accelerated Reader:
MG
Level 5.9, 9 Points
Lexile measure:
900

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General Note
Unabridged.
General Note
Compact disc.
General Note
"Sequel to 'The Birchbark House'"--Container.
Participants/Performers
Performed by Anna Fields.
Description
Nine-year-old Omakayas, of the Ojibwa tribe, moves west with her family in 1849. Her name is Omakayas, or Little Frog, because her first step was a hop, and she lives on an island in Lake Superior. It is 1850, and the lives of the Ojibwe have returned to a familiar rhythm: they build their birchbark houses in the summer, go to the ricing camps in the fall to harvest and feast, and move to their cozy cedar log cabins near the town of LaPointe before the first snows. The satisfying routines of Omakayas's days are interrupted by a surprise visit from a group of desperate and mysterious people. From them, she learns that all their lives may drastically change. The chimookomanag, or white people, want Omakayas and her people to leave their island in Lake Superior and move farther west. Omakayas realizes that something so valuable, so important that she never knew she had it in the first place, is in danger: Her home. Her way of life. In this captivating sequel to National Book Award nominee The Birchbark House , Louise Erdrich continues the story of Omakayas and her family.
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APA Citation (style guide)

Erdrich, L., & Fields, A. (2005). The game of silence. [United States?]: Harper Children's Audio.

Chicago / Turabian - Author Date Citation (style guide)

Erdrich, Louise and Anna Fields. 2005. The Game of Silence. [United States?]: Harper Children's Audio.

Chicago / Turabian - Humanities Citation (style guide)

Erdrich, Louise and Anna Fields, The Game of Silence. [United States?]: Harper Children's Audio, 2005.

MLA Citation (style guide)

Erdrich, Louise., and Anna Fields. The Game of Silence. [United States?]: Harper Children's Audio, 2005.

Note! Citation formats are based on standards as of July 2010. Citations contain only title, author, edition, publisher, and year published. Citations should be used as a guideline and should be double checked for accuracy.
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