9 edition of Long Walk found in the catalog.
Includes bibliographical references (p. 126-135) and index.
|Series||Landmark events in Native American history|
|LC Classifications||E99.N3 D367 2008|
|The Physical Object|
|Pagination||143 p. :|
|Number of Pages||143|
|LC Control Number||2007021723|
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Parents need to know that Nya’s Long Walk: A Step at a Time by Newbery medalist Linda Sue Park, illustrated by award-winning Brian Pinkney, is a picture book companion to her middle grade novel A Long Walk to story follows Nya, a character from the novel, and her sister Akeer on their hours-long walk to and from a water hole.4/5.In The Long Walk Home, author and pastor Matt Carter takes a fresh look at this age-old story and helps the reader discover and experience, once again, the radical, never-ending love of God for His sons and daughters.
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