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The Ghost Dance Caper

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Every Sunday when Tom visits his great-grandfather, Samuel Lightfoot, on a Blackfoot reserve, the sparks fly. Tom's non-native mother, unsympathetic to his native heritage, resents the visits, and his father has turned is back on the native way of life. Struggling to find his own path, Tom is increasingly drawn to his great-grandfather for answers. But before Samuel can ...more
Paperback, 146 pages
Published October 1st 1993 by Fitzhenry & Whiteside
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I enjoyed this story. It was a mix of aboriginal legend, a boy's coming of age spirit quest, and a night at the museum.
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Monica Hughes was a very popular writer for young people, and has won numerous prizes. Her books have been published in the United States, Poland, Spain, Japan, France, Scandinavia, England, and Germany. She has twice received the Canada Council Prize for Children's Literature, and was runner-up for the Guardian Award.

She is the author of Keeper of the Isis Light, an American Library Association B
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