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6 edition of Navajo summer found in the catalog.

Navajo summer

by Jennifer Dewey

  • 178 Want to read
  • 20 Currently reading

Published by Boyds Mills Press in Honesdale, PA .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Runaways -- Fiction.,
  • Navajo Indians -- Fiction.,
  • Indians of North America -- Fiction.,
  • Family problems -- Fiction.

  • About the Edition

    Upset at her parents" impending divorce, twelve-year-old Jamie runs away from home to live with a Navajo family that she befriended on earlier trips to the desert country with her father.

    Edition Notes

    StatementJennifer Owings Dewey ; with drawings by the author.
    GenreFiction.
    Classifications
    LC ClassificationsPZ7.D52285 Nav 1998
    The Physical Object
    Pagination143 p. :
    Number of Pages143
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL709379M
    ISBN 101563972484
    LC Control Number97072770
    OCLC/WorldCa39612838

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A young girl runs away from home and spends a summer in Canyon de Chelley where she finds love and healing with a Navajo family. I understand this book is based on a true story, otherwise I would wonder if it is realistic. The descriptions and cultural information appear to be accurate.

10 to 11 year old girls will enjoy this book/5. Navajo Summer is like a dream come true in retrospect. How Navajo summer book I can remember the summer I wished I could run away from home.

The experiences of this young girl were so vivid, particularly to those of us who have visited Canyon de Chelly. Yes, as some of the other reviewers have stated, this book is likely to be more appealing to girls.4/5(1).

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