Books tagged: native american culture

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The Lonely Place--Re-visioning Adolescence and the Rite of Passage
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Price: $5.99 USD. Words: 50,370. Language: English. Published: March 29, 2010. Category: Nonfiction » Parenting » Teens
A beautiful exploration of how our culture has failed to maintain meaningful rites of passage for our young. As a result, they create their own destructive subcultures. Offers a strong vision for change.
Odd Whitefeather
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Price: Free! Words: 15,520. Language: English. Published: April 3, 2010. Category: Fiction » Drama » American
When Billy Proudfoot and Terry Blackbird return to the reservation for the funeral of a beloved friend, they are shocked to find themselves alone at the funeral home. When their friend rises from his casket, they make tracks to the only man they know who can help them, Odd Whitefeather. The old man explains that a Windigo is on the loose and that the two of them must defeat it, or die trying
Sacred Pipe, The Original Instructions
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Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 22,660. Language: English. Published: April 9, 2010. Category: Nonfiction » Social Science » Anthropology
Tribal North American Indians are drowning in an ocean of bad information,on one hand. On the other hand they endure divisive government policies, poverty, isolation, substance abuse and indifference...two severe struggles for a fragile minority in a powerful and modern society. The author has spent his life as a teacher and student of American Indian ceremonies. Part one of a series.
Gift of the Desert Dog
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Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 50,150. Language: English. Published: February 21, 2011 by Open Books Press. Category: Fiction » Young adult or teen » Adventure
A twelve year-old Tohono O'odham boy and his grandfather embark on a hazardous journey across Arizona's desert to the summit of legendary Baboquivari Peak to seek the spirits of their ancestors. Treacherous mountain passes, drug smugglers, and the mystery of ancient petroglyphs test their dedication to one another on a quest to the place where I'itoi, the first O'odham, walked Mother Earth.
Windsong (formally Raven's Lament)
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Price: $1.99 USD. Words: 99,940. Language: English. Published: May 16, 2011. Category: Fiction » Thriller & suspense » Action & suspense
What if a powerful native legend came back to life and he didn't like what he saw? What if that legend is Raven and he steals away the woman you were falling in love with and you find yourself armed with only a iconic shaman to stop him? Based on true events a journalist, Roger Harrison, investigates the destruction of old growth forest and has to save himself, his world and the woman he loves.
Pirates of Savannah: The Complete Trilogy (Adult Version) - Historical Fiction Action Adventure
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Price: $6.95 USD. Words: 128,930. Language: English. Published: May 16, 2011. Category: Fiction » Historical » Colonial America
Join the adventure as a group of colonists try to find the path to freedom under the thumb of an overreaching government. They face trial after trial as they find their way together, learning who to trust and who not to trust. Go from the dungeons of London to the new town of Savannah, across the coastal plains of Georgia and the Carolinas and down to the Florida Keys, in this fight for liberty!
The Lazy Poet
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Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 96,110. Language: English. Published: August 30, 2011. Category: Fiction » Literature » Drama
An untimely love forces itself into two lives and wins when everything seems lost.
Native American Wisdom, Maxims and Spiritual Insights (2nd Edition)
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Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 18,100. Language: English. Published: January 30, 2012. Category: Nonfiction » History » Native American
Collection of poignant quotes from 50 Native American women and men (17th century to 20th century) as they witness their way of life transformed from self-determination to assimilation. Includes biographical information, historical facts, and link to a complimentary copy of "Indian Heroes and Great Chieftains" by Charles A. Eastman (Ohiyesa), a Sioux activist, lecturer and physician.
Ride the Rainbow Home
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Series: Rainbow Rock Romances, Rainbow Rock Romances 1. Price: Free! Words: 56,290. Language: English. Published: April 13, 2012 and represented by Dystel and Goderich Literary Management. Category: Fiction » Romance » Contemporary
Meg has never thought of Rainbow Rock as home and returns after ten years only to help a high school friend. Startled by the changes, Meg is pleased to see that her other high school buddy, Little Jimmy, isn’t little anymore. As she finds excuses to spend time with him, their friendship begins to blossom—but can Meg let go of doubt, grab on to happiness and ride the rainbow home?
At the Rainbow's End
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Series: Rainbow Rock Romances, Rainbow Rock Romances 2. Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 53,050. Language: English. Published: April 16, 2012 and represented by Dystel and Goderich Literary Management. Category: Fiction » Romance » Contemporary
Kurt has everything going for him. So why does he feel so discontent? Alexa has just earned her first break as a screenwriter. So why does bad luck find her now? Kurt and Alexa have differing ideas about what constitutes success and their differences may be too great to bridge. So why are they so drawn to one another? Can a small-town girl grown big-time find happiness with a small-town cowboy?