Lesson of the White Eagle (Hardcover)

By Barbara Hay

Roadrunner Press, 9781937054007, 125pp.

Publication Date: October 1, 2011

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Description

Written for reluctant readers, this debut young adult novel by Barbara Hay introduces one of America's first Native American civil rights activists: Chief Standing Bear of the Ponca Nation. After a boy witnesses a crime against a Native American, a white eagle leads him through four lessons, causing the 15-year-old to rethink all he once knew of Native Americans and friendship. Will he have the courage to carry on the work of Chief Standing Bear?
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