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The Last Snake Runner

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Synopses & Reviews

Publisher Comments:

Praise for The Last Snake Runner:

“The novel succeeds as a fast-paced adventure and as a meditation on the consequences of a clash of dissimilar cultures.”—School Library Journal

“Little’s strength is her depiction of daily life among the Acoma, especially the ceremonies performed by the now-extinct Snake Clan. . . .”—Booklist

A 2004–2005 New Mexico Land of Enchantment Nominee

Synopsis:

Fourteen-year-old Kendall, half Anglo and half Acoma Indian, travels through time to sixteenth-century Acoma, New Mexico, where, in the midst of the invasion of Spanish conquistadors, he joins his Acoma ancestors to play his destined role as the last memb

About the Author

Kimberley Griffiths Little is the author of two previous novels and is the recipient of the Southwest Book Award. The author lives in Albuquerque, NM.

Product Details

ISBN:
9780307433923
Publisher:
Random House Children's Books
Subject:
Juvenile Fiction : Historical - United States - General
Author:
Kimberley Griffiths Little
Author:
Little, Kimberley Griffiths
Subject:
Juvenile Fiction : People & Places - United States - Native
Subject:
Historical - United States - General
Subject:
Children's 9-12 - Fiction - General
Subject:
People & Places - United States - Native American
Subject:
main_subject
Subject:
all_subjects
Publication Date:
20041109
Binding:
ELECTRONIC
Grade Level:
7-7
Language:
English
Pages:
208
Age Level:
12-12

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"Synopsis" by , Fourteen-year-old Kendall, half Anglo and half Acoma Indian, travels through time to sixteenth-century Acoma, New Mexico, where, in the midst of the invasion of Spanish conquistadors, he joins his Acoma ancestors to play his destined role as the last memb
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