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Ancestor approved: intertribal stories for kids
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Recommended for Grades 4-6. Edited by award-winning and bestselling author Cynthia Leitich Smith, this collection of intersecting stories by both new and veteran Native writers bursts with hope, joy, resilience, the strength of community, and Native pride
Genre(s):
Powwows -- Juvenile fiction
Communities -- Juvenile fiction
Indians of North America -- Juvenile fiction
Communities
Indians of North America

Pages:
310

Kit Level: Kids

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Aru Shah and the End of Time (Graphic novel)
(Chokshi, Roshani)
(Recommended for Grades 4-7) Twelve-year-old Aru Shah has a tendency to stretch the truth in order to fit in at school. While her classmates are jetting off to family vacations in exotic locales, she'll be spending her autumn break at home, in the Museum of Ancient Indian Art and Culture, waiting for her mom to return from her latest archeological trip. Is it any wonder that Aru makes up stories about being royalty, traveling to Paris, and having a chauffeur?One day, three schoolmates show up at Aru's doorstep to catch her in a lie. They don't believe her claim that the museum's Lamp of Bharata is cursed, and they dare Aru to prove it. Just a quick light, Aru thinks. Then she can get herself out of this mess and never ever fib again.But lighting the lamp has dire consequences. She unwittingly frees the Sleeper, an ancient demon whose duty it is to awaken the God of Destruction. Her classmates and beloved mother are frozen in time, and it's up to Aru to save them.The only way to stop the demon is to find the reincarnations of the five legendary Pandava brothers, protagonists of the Hindu epic poem, the Mahabharata, and journey through the Kingdom of Death. But how is one girl in Spider-Man pajamas supposed to do all that?
Genre(s):
Demonology -- Juvenile fiction
Blessing and cursing -- Juvenile fiction
Mythology, Indic -- Juvenile fiction
Antiquities -- Juvenile fiction
Museums -- Juvenile fiction

Pages:
126 p.

Kit Level: Kids

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Aru Shah and the End of Time (Regular Print)
(Chokshi, Roshani)
(Recommended for Grades 4-7). "Best-selling author Rick Riordan introduces this adventure by Roshani Chokshi about twelve-year-old Aru Shah, who has a tendency to stretch the truth in order to fit in at school. While her classmates are jetting off to family vacations in exotic locales, she'll be spending her autumn break at home, in the Museum of Ancient Indian Art and Culture, waiting for her mom to return from her latest archeological trip. Is it any wonder that Aru makes up stories about being royalty, traveling to Paris, and having a chauffeur? One day, three schoolmates show up at Aru's doorstep to catch her in a lie. They don't believe her claim that the museum's Lamp of Bharata is cursed, and they dare Aru to prove it. Just a quick light, Aru thinks. Then she can get herself out of this mess and never ever fib again. But lighting the lamp has dire consequences. She unwittingly frees the Sleeper, an ancient demon whose duty it is to awaken the God of Destruction. Her classmates and beloved mother are frozen in time, and it's up to Aru to save them. The only way to stop the demon is to find the reincarnations of the five legendary Pandava brothers, protagonists of the Hindu epic poem, the Mahabharata, and journey through the Kingdom of Death. But how is one girl in Spider-Man pajamas supposed to do all that?"--Amazon.com
Genre(s):
Demonology -- Juvenile fiction
Blessing and cursing -- Juvenile fiction
Mythology, Indic -- Juvenile fiction
Antiquities -- Juvenile fiction
Museums -- Juvenile fiction

Pages:
355 p.

Kit Level: Kids

Number of Kits: 1
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