Category: Native Americans


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Chikeeta and the Pukwudjis

By: Hoadley, Mabel Veatch

Price: $22.08

Publisher: Caxton, ID, Caxton Publishers Ltd.: 1950

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 003893

Condition: As New in Fine dust jacket

The American Indian lives in a world peopled by good and evil spirits. The moon, the stars, the winds, the rain, and the seasons are all living in his imagination. These are the natural phenomena that govern his way of life and make his religion manifest in his daily pursuits. Among Some Indian tribes are elfin people known as Puk-Wudjis. In this charming story for boys and girls these tiny creatures help a little Indian girl through her troubles. Their puckish tricks and kindly ways will endear them to young readers as the more familiar leprechauns, brownies, and gnomes of the white man's leg... View more info

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Cullen Arma, the Bully, and the Shaman's Coat

By: Paul, Patrice

Price: $16.56

Publisher: Treester Press: 2008

Edition: First Edition

Inscription: Signed by Author

Seller ID: 003902

Condition: New

SIGNED - The Armas owned a Native American shop, and were coming to pick up some art items from a practicing shaman in the same town. The Shaman's coat waited quietly and unseen in the box that was used to cart the Native American items. The spirit within the coat knew that, short or long wait, it would be in the hands of its next protege eventually. It left the Shaman's home with the artwork, unnoticed and not missed. The mystical properties would be shown to the right person at the right time. Includes questions to reflect on and a vocabulary list. ; 8vo - over 7¾ - 9¾" tall; Signe... View more info

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Disney's Pocahontas Pop-Up Book

By: Siegler, Kathryn (Designed by)

Price: $13.80

Publisher: New York, NY, Disney Press: 1995

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 003879

ISBN: 078683059X

Condition: Fine with No dust jacket as issued

This is a retelling of Disney's Pocahontas, with the highlights of the animated film transformed into fun pop-up scenes. Children can watch the ship Susan Constant toss in stormy seas, pull a tab to make wise old Grandmother Willow's face appear in the bark of a tree, and several other exciting scenes. Six pop-ups, with text included, give a simplified version of the story of Pocahontas. Very colorful, all pop-ups are fine. ; 4to - over 9¾ - 12" tall View more info

Quiet Boy

By: Waltrip, Lela and Rufus

Price: $5.01

Publisher: New York, David McKay Company: 1962

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: CH-01141

Condition: Near Fine with no dust jacket

A Children's Book Club Weekly Reader. This is the story of a Navajo boy growing up without his father but with the guidance of his grandfather and mother. Light wear on the bottom edges and spine ends. Black and white illustration; no marks or tears, pages lightly yellowed at edges. ; 8vo - over 7¾ - 9¾" tall View more info

Sing for a Gentle Rain

By: James, J. Alison

Price: $11.07

Publisher: New York, Ny, U. S. A., Atheneum: 1990

Edition: Second Printing

Seller ID: 000862

ISBN: 0689315619

Condition: Fine in Fine dust jacket

A boy's search for an explanation to a persistent dream leads him to a Anasazi cliff village, 700 years ago, where a lovely young Indian girl needs his help to ensure the survival of her people. 211 pages, no marks or tears. 8vo - over 7¾" - 9¾" tall. View more info

Thunder in the Dawn

By: Murray, Earl P.

Price: $6.00

Publisher: New York, Ny, U. S. A., Tom Doherty Associates, LLC: 1993

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 000102

ISBN: 031285675X

Condition: Fine in Fine dust jacket

The dustjacket has beautiful artwork of American Indians engaging in war. Summary: From book flap - Based on recorded history, and from oral tradition of the northern Cheyenne and Lakota Sioux nations, this book brings to vivid life the early months of the Great Sioux War of 1876, and battle of the Rosebud. It is also a story of two people thrown together not of their choosing who work to form a bond of love and endurance that hold strong while facing many trials. 413 pages, no marks or tears noted. 8vo - over 7¾" - 9¾" tall. View more info