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Buffalo Hunt (Our Canadian Girl: Angelique #1)

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Buffalo Hunt is set in the West, during the waning years of the buffalo hunt. Angelique Dumas is a ten-year-old Métis girl, and this year she gets to be part of the hunt—not with the children, but with the grown-ups. It will be hard work, she knows, and she will have lots of new and important responsibilities. Just how important they are becomes clear on the day Angelique ...more
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Published June 25th 2002 by Penguin Canada
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Rebecca
Feb 28, 2010 Rebecca rated it really liked it
This book is the first about Angelique, a young Metis girl, in the Our Canadian Girl series. The Our Canadian girl books are about young fictional Canadian girls during different periods in history.

It's 1865. Ten-year-old Angelique Dumas and her family are Metis, descended from French traders and the prairie natives. Most of the year, the Dumas family lives on a small farm. But twice a year, they join other Metis families for a large buffalo hunt. Now that Angelique is ten, she will have new re
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Interesting story of a young Metis girl and her experiences during her first real buffalo hunt.
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Sep 30, 2015 Elise rated it really liked it
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I just cannot express my love for all Our Canadian Girl books! Angelique's story had great examples of a beautiful family/community bond and a bold leading lady. Always recommend Our Canadian Girl books for anyone at the age of 12 or if you're 22, like me, that's okay too!
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May 17, 2012 Chris rated it really liked it
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Great for kids. Adventure. History. Review on blog.
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