John E. Smelcer

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John E. Smelcer is the poetry editor of Rosebud magazine and the author of more than forty books. He is an Alaskan Native of the Ahtna tribe, and is now the last tribal member who reads and writes in Ahtna.

His forthcoming novel, LONE WOLVES is being partially funded via an Indiegogo campaign. Check out this video and the unusual gifts offered. Among them, you can choose an autographed, numbered, limited-edition print of an award-winning poem by the author, with original artwork; you can have your name used for a character in the author's next book. http://igg.me/at/Leapfrog-Press/x/399...

Smelcer's first novel, The Trap, was an American Library Association BBYA Top Ten Pick, a VOYA Top Shelf Selection, and a New York Public Library Notable B
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The Trap

3.48 avg rating — 422 ratings — published 2006 — 6 editions
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Edge of Nowhere

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The Great Death

3.47 avg rating — 245 ratings — published 2009 — 7 editions
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Stealing Indians

3.63 avg rating — 65 ratings — published 2016 — 3 editions
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Lone Wolves

3.96 avg rating — 49 ratings — published 2013 — 5 editions
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Indian Giver

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Savage Mountain

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The Gospel of Simon

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The Raven and the Totem

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Kiska

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For What He Could Become by Jim Misko
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In For What He Could Become, Jim Misko takes readers on a sweeping epic from Alaska to the war in Europe during WWII, and back home to Alaska. It is a coming-of-age novel in some ways, but not like what you expect. It is a story of who we think we ar ...more
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