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       Focus on Native Americans
      
       No. 08-01                                 
       

       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.
       
       __Juvenile books__
       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.
       BR 17557.
       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
       World series. 
       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.
       
       __Teen Books__
       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.
       
       __Adult books__
       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.
       RC 64017.  
       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/
       nls/children/bibliographies/native_americans.html.