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The Christmas coat : memories of my Sioux childhood

Author: Virginia Driving Hawk Sneve; Ellen Beier
Publisher: New York : Holiday House, ©2011.
Edition/Format:   Print book : Biography : Primary school : English : 1st edView all editions and formats
Summary:
Virginia and her brother are never allowed to pick first from the donation boxes at church because their father is the priest, and she is heartbroken when another girl gets the beautiful coat that she covets. Based on the author's memories of life on the Rosebud Reservation in South Dakota.
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Genre/Form: Christmas stories
Literature
Christmas fiction
Autobiographies
Biographies
Juvenile works
Picture books for children
Juvenile literature
Biography Juvenile literature
Biography
Named Person: Virginia Driving Hawk Sneve; Virginia Driving Hawk Sneve; Virginia Driving Hawk Sneve; Virginia Driving Hawk Sneve
Material Type: Biography, Primary school
Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: Virginia Driving Hawk Sneve; Ellen Beier
ISBN: 9780823421343 0823421341
OCLC Number: 661179733
Awards: Winner of American Indian Youth Literature Award (Picture Book) 2012
Short-listed for Arkansas Diamond Primary Book Award 2013
Target Audience: Elementary Grade.
Description: 28 unnumbered pages : color illustrations ; 24 x 27 cm
Responsibility: by Virginia Driving Hawk Sneve ; illustrated by Ellen Beier.

Abstract:

Virginia and her brother are never allowed to pick first from the donation boxes at church because their father is the priest, and she is heartbroken when another girl gets the beautiful coat that she covets. Based on the author's memories of life on the Rosebud Reservation in South Dakota.
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Warm story about sharing

by AnchorageSchools (WorldCat user published 2012-02-14) Very Good Permalink
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