Focus on Native Americans
Date: Winter 2009
Native American titles added to the NLS collection
In fiscal year 2008 NLS added twenty-eight titles to its Native American
collection, which includes folklore, history, mythology, fiction, and
works by Native American authors. This annual listing of titles is a
finding aid for network librarians. All books are available in the formats
noted below and will be announced in __Braille Book Review or Talking
Book Topics.__ The titles in braille will also be available to registered
users through Web-Braille. Assigned book numbers are given with the
title if available at the time of listing. Please note that some of the titles
on the list are still in process.
Bruchac, Joseph. The Dark Pond. BR 16147.
Dunn, John M. The Relocation of the North American Indian.
RC 65014. A title in the World History series.
Freedman, Russell. Who Was First?: Discovering the Americas.
Hautman, Pete, and Mary Logue. Skullduggery. RC 66288 in process.
Book 2 in the Bloodwater Mysteries series.
Keoke, Emory Dean, and Kay M. Portfield. Buildings, Clothing, and Art.
BR 16513. A title in the American Indian Contributions to the
Food, Farming, and Hunting. BR 16678. A title in the American
Indian Contributions to the World series
Schanzer, Rosalyn. John Smith Escapes Again! RC 64207.
Alexie, Sherman. The Absolutely True Diary of a Part-Time Indian.
RC 65403 in process.
Flight: A Novel. RC 65404 in process.
Esckilsen, Erick E. Offsides: A Novel. RC 65560.
Olsen, Sylvia. Yellow Line. BR 16654.
Wallin, Luke. In the Shadow of the Wind. RC 66350 in process.
D'Orso, Michael. Eagle Blue: A Team, a Tribe, and a High School
Basketball Season in Arctic Alaska. RC 64327.
Erdrich, Louise. The Painted Drum. RC 62861.
Franke, Mary Ann. To Save the Wild Bison: Life on the Edge in
Yellowstone. RC 63179.
Henry, Will. Custer's Last Stand. RC 63917.
Johnstone, William W. Preacher's Journey. RC 63068.
Kenny, Maurice, ed. Stories for a Winter's Night: Short Fiction by
Native Americans. RC 65844.
King, Thomas. The Truth about Stories: A Native Narrative. RC 63348.
L'Amour, Louis. Jubal Sackett. BR 16494.
McCaig, Donald. Canaan: A Novel. RC 65742.
Norton, Andre, and Lyn Conchie. Beast Master's Ark. RC 64064.
Reichs, Kathy. Break No Bones. RC 63357. A title in the Dr.
Temperance Brennan Mystery series.
Robinson, Eden. Monkey Beach. RC 63141.
Sides, Hampton. Blood and Thunder: An Epic of the American West.
Vreeland, Susan. The Forest Lover. RC 65075.
Wiggins, Marianne. The Shadow Catcher. RC 65909.
Wohlforth, Charles, P. The Whale and the Supercomputer: On the
Northern Front of Climate Change. RC 62605.
__Native American Bibliography on Kids Zone__
NLS Kids Zone web site features a Native American section. To access
this page, choose the "Select Bibliography of Books by and about Native
Americans" link on the Kids Zone home page or see www.loc.gov/