Little Chief and Mighty Gopher: The Pemmican Frenzy by Victor LethbridgeLittle Chief and Mighty Gopher: The Pemmican Frenzy by Victor Lethbridge

Little Chief and Mighty Gopher: The Pemmican Frenzy

byVictor LethbridgeIllustratorBen Crane

Hardcover | June 1, 2012

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This is the story of a youngboy who fi nds friends and acceptance in unexpected places. Snow Cloud isteased by the other children because he has a limp and can’t keep up. Feelinglonely, he develops a friendship with a gopher and other animals of theprairie. But Mighty Gopher and his family follow him home one day. The gophersdiscover how delicious pemmican tastes - and so begins a rollicking tale ofvarious groups of animals overrunning the village. Ultimately Snow Cloud savesthe day and earns an eagle feather - and the new name of “Little Chief”. Thisis a funny, heartfelt story of hope, empowerment and determination suited toyoung readers and those who struggle with bullying and rejection. Winner2010 Alberta Book Awards - Children & Young Adult category.

In 1876, Victor Lethbridge’sgrandmother was one of 5,000 Lakota Sioux who came to Canada after the defeatof Custer at the Battle of the Little Big Horn. Eventually, 500 of these Lakotasettled in the Wood Mountain region of Saskatchewan. Victor Lethbridge is amember of the Wood Mountain Lakota First Nation. He is a motivational speakeri...
Title:Little Chief and Mighty Gopher: The Pemmican FrenzyFormat:HardcoverDimensions:32 pages, 9.25 × 10.2 × 0.5 inPublished:June 1, 2012Publisher:Sandhill Book Marketing Ltd.Language:English

The following ISBNs are associated with this title:

ISBN - 10:0986673803

ISBN - 13:9780986673801