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Author Edwardson, Debby Dahl.

Title Blessing's bead / Debby Dahl Edwardson.

Imprint New York : Farrar, Straus and Giroux, 2009.


Location Call No. OPAC Message Status
 PHS Fiction  HI F Edwardson    ---  Available
Edition 1st ed.
Description 178 p. ; 22 cm.
Note "Melanie Kroupa books."
Summary In 1917, Aaluk leaves for Siberia while her sister Nutaaq remains in their Alaskan village and becomes one of the few survivors of an influenza epidemic, then in 1986, Nunaaq's great-granddaughter leaves her mother due to a different kind of sickness and returns to the village where they were born.
Audience 6-9.
Study Program AR RL 4.9 6.0 PHS
Awards A Junior Library Guild selection
Subject Inupiat -- Juvenile fiction.
Families -- Alaska -- Juvenile fiction.
Villages -- Juvenile fiction.
Tundras -- Juvenile fiction.
Influenza Epidemic, 1918-1919 -- Juvenile fiction.
Alcoholism -- Juvenile fiction.
Alaska -- History -- 1867-1959 -- Juvenile fiction.
Alaska -- History -- 1959- -- Juvenile fiction.
ISBN 9780374308056 (hardcover) : $16.99

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