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Author Treuer, Anton.

Title Everything you wanted to know about Indians but were afraid to ask [Young Readers Edition] / Anton Treuer.

Edition Young readers edition.
Publication Info. Montclair : Levine Querido, 2021.
Location Call No. Status
 95th Street Adult Nonfiction  970.00497 TRE    DUE 12-18-23
 Naper Blvd. Adult Nonfiction  970.00497 TRE    DUE 12-26-23
 Nichols Adult Nonfiction  970.00497 TRE    AVAILABLE
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Description xv, 383 pages : illustrations ; 22 cm
Note "Based on the [adult-level] book [of the same name] ... published by the Minnesota Historical Society Press, 2012"--Copyright page.
"This is an Arthur A. Levine book"--Copyright page.
Bibliography Includes filmography and bibliographical references (pages 352-355) and index.
Contents Terminology -- History -- Religion, culture, & identity -- Powwow -- Tribal languages -- Politics -- Economics -- Education -- Social activism -- Perspectives: coming to terms and future directions -- Finding ways to make a difference.
Summary A "book of questions and answers for Native and non-Native young readers alike. Ranging from 'Why is there such a fuss about nonnative people wearing Indian costumes for Halloween?' to 'Why is it called a traditional Indian fry bread taco?' to 'What's it like for Natives who don't look Native?' to 'Why are Indians so often imagined rather than understood?' and beyond, [this book] does exactly what its title says for young readers"--Publisher marketing.
Audience Ages 12-18.
Grades 7-12.
Subject Indians of North America -- History -- Fiction.
Indians of North America -- Social life and customs -- Fiction.
Indians in popular culture -- Fiction.
Young adult literature.
Genre Young adult nonfiction.
ISBN 9781646140459
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