House of Purple CedarBook - 2014
The Trail of Tears is a memory, but the Choctaw people of Oklahoma still confront prejudice and contempt. It's 1896. At Skullyville settlement, New Hope Academy for Girls has been destroyed by fire. Twenty Choctaw girls die. Tingle's story spans the months following the fire as experienced by Rose Goode, a student. Rose goes home to her parents and to beloved Pokoni and Amafo, her grandparents.
Publisher: El Paso, Texas : Cinco Puntos Press, 2014
Edition: First edition
Branch Call Number: YF Ting
Characteristics: 326 pages ; 24 cm