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  • 5 of 5 copies available at Evergreen Indiana.

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Location Call Number / Copy Notes Barcode Shelving Location Status Due Date
Fayette Co PL - Connersville LGPT FUL (Text) 39230031839523 Adult Books Available -
Fulton Co PL - Rochester Main Library LPF FUL (Text) 33187004378044 Large Print Fiction Available -
Kendallville PL - Kendallville Main Branch LARGE.PRINT WESTERN FULLER (Text) 37516002031921 Adult Large Print Western Available -
Starke Co PL - Schricker Main Library (Knox) LP F FUL (Text) 30032010703483 LARGE PRINT FICTION Available -
Zionsville PL - Hussey-Mayfield Memorial LP FIC FULLER, ALEXANDRA (Text) 33946003226268 Large Print . 2nd Floor Available -

Record details

  • ISBN: 9781432840426
  • ISBN: 1432840428
  • Physical Description: 297 pages (large print) ; 23 cm.
  • Edition: Large print edition.
  • Publisher: Waterville, Maine : Thorndike Press, a part of Gale, a Cengage Company, 2017.

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Summary, etc.:
Two Native American cousins, Rick Overlooking Horse and You Choose Watson, though bound by blood and by land, find themselves at odds as they grapple with the implications of their shared heritage. When escalating anger toward the injustices, historical and current, inflicted upon the Lakota people by the federal government leads to tribal divisions and infighting, the cousins go in separate directions: Rick chooses the path of peace; You Choose, violence. Years pass, and as You Choose serves time in prison, Rick finds himself raising twin baby boys orphaned at birth in his meadow. As the twins mature from infants to young men, Rick immerses the boys in their ancestry, telling wonderful and terrible tales of how the whole world came to be and affirming their place in the universe as the result of all who have come before and will come behind. But when You Choose returns to the reservation after three decades behind bars, his anger manifests, forever disrupting the lives of Rick and the boys.
Subject: Lakota Indians > Social life and customs > Fiction.
Indians of North America > Fiction.
Fathers and sons > Fiction.
Cousins > Fiction.
Large type books.
Genre: Domestic fiction.
Historical fiction.

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