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The Resource Shin-chi's canoe, Nicola I. Campbell ; pictures by Kim LaFave

Shin-chi's canoe, Nicola I. Campbell ; pictures by Kim LaFave

Label
Shin-chi's canoe
Title
Shin-chi's canoe
Statement of responsibility
Nicola I. Campbell ; pictures by Kim LaFave
Title variation
  • Shinchi's canoe
  • Shin-chis canoe
Creator
Contributor
Illustrator
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
Shi-shi-etko returns to the Native American residential school along with her six-year-old brother, Shin-chi; but until they reunite with their family again in the summer, the two endure hunger and loneliness as they go to school, do hard work, and suffer extreme punishments
Summary
Forced to use only their English names and not speak to their siblings at school, Shinchi holds fast to the canoe given to him by his father and looks forward to the day when the salmon return to the river, hopeful that things will then improve for his family and the tribe he loves.
Award
  • TD Canadian Children's Literature Award, 2009.
  • USBBY Outstanding International Book, 2009.
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Cataloging source
ICrlF
Illustrations
illustrations
Index
no index present
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810
Literary form
fiction
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  • 5
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True
Target audience
primary
Label
Shin-chi's canoe, Nicola I. Campbell ; pictures by Kim LaFave
Instantiates
Publication
Dimensions
21 x 22 cm.
Extent
[38] p.
Isbn
9780888998576
Other physical details
col. ill.
Label
Shin-chi's canoe, Nicola I. Campbell ; pictures by Kim LaFave
Publication
Dimensions
21 x 22 cm.
Extent
[38] p.
Isbn
9780888998576
Other physical details
col. ill.

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