This tender land : a novel / William Kent Krueger.

By: Krueger, William Kent
Publisher: New York : Atria Paperback, 2020. ©2019Description: 450 p. ; 21 cmISBN: 9781476749303Report number: BV-Winter/Spring 21Subject(s): Orphans -- Fiction | Runaway children -- Fiction | Voyages and travels -- FictionGenre/Form: Action and adventure fiction. | Domestic fiction. | Historical fiction.Summary: 1932, Minnesota. The Lincoln School is a pitiless place where hundreds of Native American children, forcibly separated from their parents, are sent to be educated. It is also home to an orphan named Odie O'Banion, a lively boy whose exploits earn him the superintendent's wrath. Forced to flee, he and his brother Albert, their best friend Mose, and a little girl named Emmy steal away in a canoe, heading for the mighty Mississippi and a place to call their own.
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1932, Minnesota. The Lincoln School is a pitiless place where hundreds of Native American children, forcibly separated from their parents, are sent to be educated. It is also home to an orphan named Odie O'Banion, a lively boy whose exploits earn him the superintendent's wrath. Forced to flee, he and his brother Albert, their best friend Mose, and a little girl named Emmy steal away in a canoe, heading for the mighty Mississippi and a place to call their own.

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