Eagle Song

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A fourth-grade Mohawk youngster relocates from the reservation to Brooklyn, and learns to deal with the racial taunting she faces.

 

Danny Bigtree, a fourth-grade Mohawk youngster whose family has just relocated from the Akwesasne reservation in upstate New York to Brooklyn, has a tough time making friends, especially when the usual teasing of the new kid in class takes the form of racial taunting. With the help of his strong, caring family, how Danny deals with a big problem common to many children is a story that will appeal to young readers.

 

Author: Joseph Bruchac (Abenaki)

Illustrations: Black and white illustrations by Dan Anderson

Binding Availability: Paperback

Published: 1997

Tribes/Ethnic Groups: Abenaki