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Red Rocks & Painted Canyons Youth Reading

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Kinaalda, A Navajo Girl Grows Up

SWU23
Monty Roessel
Lerner Publishing Group
1993
48
0822596415
PAPER
Cultural Portrait
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MIDDLE READERS (Age 9-12)
This children's book follows Celinda McKelvey, a 13-year-old Navajo girl, as she performs and celebrates Kinaalda, a traditional Navajo rite-of-passage ceremony. An informative guide for middle school children, with color photographs.
$8.95

Songs from the Loom, A Navajo Girl Learns to Weave

SWU22
Monty Roessel
Lerner Publishing Group
1995
48
0822597128
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Cultural Portrait
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MIDDLE READERS (Age 9-12)
An introduction to Navajo weaving for children 9-12 and presented in the form of a photographic essay depicting the author's daughter learning the traditions of her ancestors.
$8.95

When Clay Sings

SWU103
Bird Baylor
Aladdin Books
1987
32
0689711069
PAPER
Literature
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YOUNG READERS (Age 4-8)
Bird Baylor's book, first published in 1972, endures as a remarkable evocation of the southwestern landscape and its ancient inhabitants. Tom Bahti illustrated; ages 4-8.
$7.99

The Desert is Theirs

SWU106
Byrd Baylor, Peter Parnall (Illustrator)
Aladdin Books
1987
32
0689711050
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Literature
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YOUNG READERS (Age 4-8)
Baylor sweetly conjures the desert and its residents, both human and animal, in verse in this Caldecott Honor Book for younger readers, featuring large, evocative watercolor paintings.
$7.99

Walker of Time

USW160
Helen Hughes Vick
Roberts Rinehart Publishers
1993
205
0943173809
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Literature
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YOUNG ADULTS
Two Hopi teens travel back 750 years to their ancestral home, visiting the world of the Sinagua people.
$13.95

American Indian Games

SWU28
Jay Miller
Children's Press
1997
48
0516260928
PAPER
Cultural Portrait
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YOUNG READERS (Age 4-8)
A look at traditional games played by Native American children for elementary school children, featuring color photographs.
$9.75

The Navajo

SWU26
Peter J. Iverson
Chelsea House Publishers
2005
111
0791085953
PAPER
Cultural Portrait
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MIDDLE READERS (Age 9-12)
An illustrated introduction to Navajo culture and art for a middle-school audience in the Indians of North America series from Chelsea House.
$41.75

Brighty of the Grand Canyon

USW330
Marguerite Henry, Wesley Dennis (Illustrator)
Aladdin Books
1991
224
0689714858
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Literature
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MIDDLE READERS (Age 9-12)
Originally published in 1953, this classic is based on the real-life adventures of a much-adored burro who lived at the Grand Canyon from 1892 to 1922. Written for readers ages 9-12.
$7.99

Peterson First Guide, Insects of North America

FG56
Christopher W. Leahy
Houghton Mifflin Company
1998
159
0395906644
PAPER
Field Guide
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MIDDLE READERS (Age 9-12)
This pocket field guide introduces 200 common or conspicuous insects of North America.
$7.95