The Hunter s Promise

Author: Joseph Bruchac
Publisher: Wisdom Tales
ISBN: 9781937786434
Format: PDF
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"Promise to remember me" was the only thing that the mysterious woman had ever said to him. She had appeared from nowhere one day, when the hunter had been alone during the long winter months. Just as suddenly she had disappeared, but the hunter was sure he would keep his promise and see her once again. Join world-renowned storyteller Joseph Bruchac and award-winning illustrator Bill Farnsworth, as they recount this ancient Abenaki tale.

Standards Based Lesson Plans for the Busy Elementary School Librarian

Author: Joyce Keeling
Publisher: ABC-CLIO
ISBN: 1440851336
Format: PDF, Mobi
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This helpful resource provides all-new tested, standard-based lessons accompanied by reproducible handouts and easy-to-follow directions. • Furnishes tested, ready-made lessons and reproducible handouts for every grade level K–5 • Provides a time-saving tool for school librarians and educators in teaching integrated information literacy skills • Features lessons that are coordinated with the Common Core State Standards, the McREL Compendium of Standards and Benchmarks, and the AASL Information Literacy Standards

The Scalp Hunters

Author: Alfred E. Kayworth
Publisher: Branden Books
ISBN: 0828320756
Format: PDF, Mobi
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Traffic in human scalps was part of the Colonial economy, an activity avidly pursued by Indians, French and English, in New England, New York and Canada.

The Wheelwright Family Story

Author: Steve J. Plummer
ISBN: 1445278065
Format: PDF, Kindle
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This is an illustrated history of the extraordinary Anglo-American Wheelwright family.In 1636 an outspoken Puritan, Reverend John Wheelwright, left his native Lincolnshire and headed for the new Boston Bay Colony. His stay in Massachusetts would be short lived.Persecuted and banished, Reverend John went on to found two New England towns and a dynasty which now spans six continents.The Wheelwrights have produced explorers, engineers, clerics, consuls and a family of cannibals. There are philanthropists, philanderers, psychoanalysts, scientists, soldiers and sailors.A sea captain became a pirate. A lawyer became a gold-digging sportsman and a kidnapped child was transformed from Puritan to Catholic mother superior.The Wheelwright's story, complete with black sheep and skeletons a-plenty, spans four centuries. Hundreds of illustrations and family charts, drawn from years of research, bring 580 pages of this most remarkable family's history to life.

Zeit der Gespenster

Author: Jodi Picoult
Publisher: Piper Verlag
ISBN: 3492952313
Format: PDF, ePub
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Ross Wakeman wünscht sich nichts sehnlicher, als zu sterben: Nachdem er mit ansehen musste, wie seine große Liebe bei einem Unfall ums Leben kam, versucht er, ihr in den Tod zu folgen – vergeblich. Dann riskiert er einen anderen Weg, um mit Aimee Kontakt aufzunehmen. Er widmet sich der Geistersuche, immer in der Hoffnung, seine Frau wiederzufinden. Doch dabei stört er nicht nur die Ruhe der Verstorbenen, sondern auch die Geister seiner eigenen Vergangenheit.Mit einem Interview mit Jodi Picoult

The Life and Writings of Betsey Chamberlain

Author: Judith A. Ranta
Publisher: UPNE
ISBN: 9781555535643
Format: PDF, ePub, Mobi
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Collects for the first time the fiction and other prose of a Native American woman who worked in the Lowell, Massachusetts, textile mills.