Janet Campbell Hale

Janet Campbell Hale


Born
in Riverside, California, The United States
January 11, 1946


Janet Campbell Hale (born January 11, 1946, Riverside, California) is a Native American writer. Her father was a full-blood Coeur d'Alene, and her mother was of Kootenay, Cree and Irish descent.

Her work often explores issues of Native American identity and discusses poverty, abuse, and the condition of women in society. She wrote Bloodlines: Odyssey of a Native Daughter, which includes a discussion of the Native American experience as well as stories from her own life. She also wrote The Owl's Song, The Jailing of Cecilia Capture and Women on the Run.

Janet Campbell Hale currently lives on the Coeur d'Alene Reservation in De Smet, Idaho.

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Average rating: 3.69 · 240 ratings · 32 reviews · 6 distinct worksSimilar authors
The Jailing of Cecelia Capture

3.64 avg rating — 117 ratings — published 1985 — 5 editions
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Bloodlines: Odyssey of a Na...

3.83 avg rating — 99 ratings — published 1993 — 4 editions
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The Owl's Song

2.67 avg rating — 15 ratings — published 1974 — 6 editions
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Women on the Run

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Frog in the Moon

it was amazing 5.00 avg rating — 2 ratings — published 2008
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