Voices of the People

by Joseph Bruchac (Author)

Voices of the People
Reading Level: 4th – 5th Grade
Series: Voices...
Through poems that capture the essence of each person’s life, acclaimed Native American writer Joseph Bruchac introduces readers to famous indigenous leaders from The Peacemaker in 1000 A.D. to modern day dancer Maria Tallchief and Cherokee chief Wilma Mankiller. Each poem is illustrated by a modern-day tribally enrolled artist.
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$27.95

Kirkus Reviews

Starred Review
A brilliant integration of Indigenous American art and history.
Joseph Bruchac
Joseph Bruchac is a highly acclaimed children's book author, poet, novelist and storyteller, as well as a scholar of Native American culture. Coauthor with Michael Caduto of the bestselling Keepers of the Earth series, Bruchac's poems, articles and stories have appeared in hundreds of publications, from Akwesasne Notes and American Poetry Review to National Geographic and Parabola. He has authored many books for adults and children including Code Talker: A Novel About the Navajo Marines of World War Two, Skeleton Man, and The Heart of a Chief. For more information about Joseph, please visit his website www.josephbruchac.com.
Classification
Non-fiction
ISBN-13
9781478875161
Lexile Measure
540L
Guided Reading Level
N/A
Publisher
Reycraft Books
Publication date
November 20, 2022
Series
Voices...
BISAC categories
JNF042000 - Juvenile Nonfiction | Poetry | General
JNF018040 - Juvenile Nonfiction | People & Places | United States - Native American
JNF069000 - Juvenile Nonfiction | Diversity & Multicultural
Library of Congress categories
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