Õ Looks Like Daylight: Voices of Indigenous Kids ✓ Download by  Deborah Ellis

Õ Looks Like Daylight: Voices of Indigenous Kids ✓ Download by  Deborah Ellis After Her Critically Acclaimed books Of Interviews With Afghan, Iraqi, Israeli And Palestinian Children, Deborah Ellis Turns Her Attention Closer To Home For Two Years She Traveled Across The United States And Canada Interviewing Native Children The Result Is A Compelling Collection Of Interviews With Children Aged Nine To Eighteen They Come From All Over The Continent, From Iqaluit To Texas, Haida Gwaai To North Carolina, And Their Stories Run The Gamut Some Heartbreaking Many Others Full Of Pride And HopeYoull Meet Tingo, Who Has Spent Most Of His Young Life Living In Foster Homes And Motels, And Is Now Thriving After Becoming Involved With A Native Friendship Center Myleka And Tulane, Young Artists In Utah Eagleson, Who Started Drinking At Age Twelve But Now Continues His Family Tradition Working As A Carver In Seattle Nena, Whose Seminole Ancestors Remained Behind In Florida During The Indian Removals, And Who Is Heading To New Mexico As Winner Of Her Local Science Fair Isabella, Who Defines Herselfas Native Than American Destiny, With A Family History Of Alcoholism And Suicide, Who Is Now A Writer And Pow Wow DancerMany Of These Children Are Living With The Legacy Of The Residential Schools Many Have Lived Through The Cycle Of Foster Care Many Others Have Found Something In Their Roots That Sustains Them, Have Found Their Place In The Arts, The Sciences, Athletics Like All Kids, They Want To Find Something That Engages Them Something They LoveDeborah Briefly Introduces Each Child And Then Steps Back, Letting The Kids Speak Directly To The Reader, Talking About Their Daily Lives, About The Things That Interest Them, And About How Being Native Has Affected Who They Are And How They See The WorldAs One Reviewer Has Pointed Out, Deborah Ellis Gives Children A Voice That They May Not Otherwise Have The Opportunity To Express So Readily In The Mainstream Media The Voices In This Book Are As Frank And Varied As The Children Themselves

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