The Birchbark House

by Louise Erdrich

On Sale: 12/03/2024

The Birchbark House

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The Birchbark House

by Louise Erdrich

On Sale: 12/03/2024

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About the Book

A fresh new look for this National Book Award finalist by Pulitzer Prize–winning novelist Louise Erdrich! This is the first installment in an essential nine-book series chronicling one hundred years in the life of one Ojibwe family and includes charming interior black-and-white artwork done by the author.

She was named Omakakiins, or Little Frog, because her first step was a hop.

Omakakiins and her family live on an island in Lake Superior. Though there are growing numbers of white people encroaching on their land, life continues much as it always has.

But the satisfying rhythms of their life are shattered when a visitor comes to their lodge one winter night, bringing with him an invisible enemy that will change things forever—but that will eventually lead Omakakiins to discover her calling.

By turns moving and humorous, this novel is a breathtaking tour de force by a gifted writer.

The beloved and celebrated Birchbark House series by Louise Erdrich includes The Birchbark House, The Game of Silence, The Porcupine Year, Chickadee, and Makoons, with more titles to come.

Product Details

  • ISBN: 9780063064171
  • ISBN 10: 0063064170
  • Imprint: HarperCollins
  • On Sale: 12/03/2024
  • Pages: 256
  • List Price:23.99 CAD
  • Ages: 8 to 12
  • BISAC1 : JUVENILE FICTION / People & Places / United States / Native American
  • BISAC2 : JUVENILE FICTION / Historical / United States / 19th Century
  • BISAC3 : JUVENILE FICTION / Family / Multigenerational
  • BISAC4 : JUVENILE FICTION / Classics
  • BISAC5 : JUVENILE FICTION / Diversity & Multicultural
  • BISAC6 : JUVENILE FICTION / Nature & the Natural World / Environment
  • BISAC7 : JUVENILE FICTION / Girls & Women

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