Saltypie : a Choctaw journey from darkness into light
by
 
Tingle, Tim.

Title
Saltypie : a Choctaw journey from darkness into light

Author
Tingle, Tim.

ISBN
9781933693675

Publication Information
El Paso, TX : Cinco Puntos Press, c2010.

Physical Description
1 v. (unpaged) : ill. (chiefly col.) ; 29 cm

Abstract
Choctaw author Tim Tingle tells the story of his famly's move from Oklahome Choctaw country to Pasadena, Texas. Spanning fifty years, the book describes the problems encounted by his Choctaw grandmother from her orphan days at an Indian boarding school to hardships she met at her new home on the Texas Gult Coast. It is the story of one family's efforts to honor the past while struggling to gain a foothold in modern America.

Program Information
Accelerated Reader AR LG 3.7 0.5 137951.

Personal Subject
Tingle, Tim-Childhood and youth-Juvenile literature.
 
Tingle, Tim-Family-Juvenile literature.

Subject Term
Choctaw Indians -- Biography -- Juvenile literature.
 
Grandmothers -- United States -- Biography -- Juvenile literature.
 
Wisdom -- Juvenile literature.
 
Choctaw Indians -- Crimes against -- Texas -- Pasadena -- Juvenile literature.
 
Blindness -- Texas -- Pasadena -- Juvenile literature.

Geographic Term
Pasadena (Tex.) -- Biography -- Juvenile literature.

Added Author
Clarkson, Karen.

Format
Book


Material TypeShelf NumberBarcodeLibraryStatus
BookJ THEN&NOW 973.0497 TING32530607018031Main JCPLChildren's Library