We still belong / Christine Day.
Wesley is proud of the poem she wrote for Indigenous Peoples’ Day—but the reaction from a teacher makes her wonder if expressing herself is important enough. And due to the specific tribal laws of her family’s Nation, Wesley is unable to enroll in the Upper Skagit tribe and is left feeling “not Native enough.” Through the course of the novel, with the help of her family and friends, she comes to embrace her own place within the Native community.Christine Day's debut, I Can Make This Promise, was an American Indian Library Association Youth Literature Award Honor Book, was named a Best Book of the Year by Kirkus, School Library Journal, the Chicago Public Library, and NPR, and was also picked as a Charlotte Huck Honor Book. Her sophomore novel, The Sea in Winter, was an American Indian Library Association Youth Literature Award Honor Book, as well as named a Best Book of the Year by Kirkus and School Library Journal.We Still Belong is an accessible, enjoyable, and important novel from an author who always delivers.--Amazon. Provided by publisher.
- ISBN: 9780063064560
- ISBN: 0063064561
- Physical Description: 249 pages ; 22 cm
- Edition: First edition.
- Publisher: New York, NY : Heartdrum, an imprint of HarperCollinsPublishers, 
- Copyright: ©2023
|Target Audience Note:||
Ages 8-12. Heartdrum.
Grades 4-6. Heartdrum.
|Study Program Information Note:||
Accelerated Reader AR MG 5.3 6 519663.
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|Genre:||Social problem fiction.