|Pub. Date||Publisher||Phys Desc.||Language||Availability|
|2015.||Abrams Books for Young Readers||48 unnumbered pages : color illustrations ; 30 cm + 1 audio disc (digital ; 4 3/4 in.)||English|| |
Downers Grove Public Library - 1st Floor - Kids
J FICTION ROBERTSON, R.
Born of Mohawk and Cayuga descent, musical icon Robbie Robertson learned the story of Hiawatha and his spiritual guide, the Peacemaker, as part of the Iroquois oral tradition. Now he shares the same gift of storytelling with a new generation.
Hiawatha was a strong and articulate Mohawk who was chosen to translate the Peacemaker's message of unity for the five warring Iroquois nations during the 14th century. This message not only succeeded in...
|Pub. Date||Edition||Publisher||Phys Desc.||Availability|
|2013.||First American edition.||Viking||342 pages ; 24 cm|| |
Downers Grove Public Library - 2nd Floor - Adult
FICTION SHAFAK, E.
|2014.||Penguin||342 pages ; 22 cm|| |
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Traditions that have lasted for centuries, both brutal and beautiful, create a rigid structure for life in the wild, astonishing place where Iran, Pakistan, and Afghanistan meet-the Federally Administered Tribal Areas (FATA). It is a formidable world, and the people who live there are constantly subjected to extremes-of place and of culture.
"A perfect blend of romance and suspense. My kind of read." —#1 New York Times bestselling author Sandra Brown
Dr. Cassandra Hart is fighting a war. And losing. A deadly drug epidemic, a killer stalking her hospital...meet the ER doctor who never gives up.
Cassie's Pittsburgh ER has been deluged by young patients who have overdosed on a new drug, FX. After Cassie discovers that the source of the FX on the streets is her own hospital,...