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9 edition of The whistling tree found in the catalog.

The whistling tree

by Audrey Penn

  • 127 Want to read
  • 26 Currently reading

Published by Child & Family Press in Washington, D.C .
Written in English

    Places:
  • North Carolina
    • Subjects:
    • Cherokee Indians -- Juvenile fiction,
    • Cherokee Indians -- Fiction,
    • Indians of North America -- North Carolina -- Juvenile fiction,
    • North Carolina -- Fiction

    • About the Edition

      When Penny inquires about a wooden headboard hand-carved by her great-grandfather, she learns of her Cherokee heritage and the special gift The Great Spirit has bestowed upon her with the help of great-great-uncle, Johnny Elk.

      Edition Notes

      Statementby Audrey Penn ; illustrated by Barbara Leonard Gibson.
      GenreJuvenile fiction., Fiction.
      ContributionsGibson, Barbara Leonard, ill.
      Classifications
      LC ClassificationsPZ7.P38448 Wh 2003
      The Physical Object
      Pagination1 v. (unpaged) :
      ID Numbers
      Open LibraryOL3577969M
      ISBN 100878688528
      LC Control Number2002155214
      OCLC/WorldCa51297127

      Discussion Guide: The Whistling Season, by Ivan Doig About the Book Narrator Paul Milliron looks back from the s to his childhood education in a one-room schoolhouse on the Montana prairie. The Whistling Season is a book that strives for more than beauty, which it achieves: It reaches for joy."—O, THE OPRAH MAGAZINE "Luminous Doig has given us yet another memorable tale set in the historical West but contemporary in its themes and universal in its insights into the human heart."—THE SEATTLE TIMES.

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      The Whistling Bird celebrates what were until recently the little-heard voices of women writers from the Caribbean. The anthology includes short stories, poetry, drama, and excerpts from novels—all rich, melodic works written with clarity and conviction.   The Whistling Season is a coming-of-age story set in Great Falls, Montana. Oliver Milliron is a “dirt farmer,” which occupies all of his time, while Oliver’s sons––Paul, Damon, and Toby––are concerned with typical kid things, namely attending .


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