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Secret of the Dance

Secret of the Dance
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108
Pages: 
34
Average: 4.7 (6 votes)
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"Many years ago, when the world and I were younger, my family defied the government." A boy will never forget witnessing a forbidden Potlatch. In 1935, a nine-year-old boy's family held a forbidden Potlatch in faraway Kingcome Inlet. Watl'kina slipped from his bed to bear witness. In the Big House masked figures danced by firelight to the beat of the drum. And there, he saw a figure he knew. Aboriginal elder Alfred Scow and award-winning author Andrea Spalding collaborate to tell the story, to tell the secret of the dance.

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Pages: 34
Reading Level: Intermediate (6 to 9)
Language: English
ISBN: 9781551434513
Categories: Action Adventure, Family & Friends, Mother Nature
Features: Illustrations
Keywords: drum, firelight
Date Added: August 26, 2011
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