Fire Hollow
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Melissa Tantaquidgeon Zobel

A place of foreboding …
Where cultures collide and legends are born …

Jeets Weekum, a powerful Medicine Woman, foretold that her son, Wolf, would be a messiah to his people. After her death, he is taken from their Indian reservation to a school in Fire Hollow, a place so feared that its true name is seldom spoken. Forced into the white man’s world, twelve-year-old Wolf must learn to conquer his fears and adapt to the changing world around him.

Praise for Fire Hollow:

“style, humor, and a remarkable clarity of vision. . . luminous prose and storytelling voice” -Joseph Bruchac, Winner of the American Book Award for Breaking Silence, Abenaki Elder

“an imaginative gem” --David Silverman, Associate Professor, Department of History, George Washington University

“a riveting, imaginative and sobering tale” --Linford D. Fisher, Assistant Professor, Department of History, Brown University

“one of our most imaginative and most important writers.” --Siobhan Senier, Hayes Chair, Center for the Humanities,University of New Hamshir

“Fire Hollow reveals a page of New England history rarely confronted in its literary works.” --Lisa Brooks, Assistant Professor of History and Literature, Folklore and Mythology, Harvard University

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    • First Edition
    • Jun-2010
    • Raven's Wing Books
    • Trade Paperback
    • ISBN: 0980100453
    • ISBN13: 9780980100457


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