Price – Truth is a bright star




Personal Author:
Price, Joan.
Truth is a bright star / by Joan Price.
Publication info:
Berkeley, Calif. : Tricycle Press, c1982.
Physical description:
150 p. ; 23 cm.
Based on a true story of the abduction of Hopi children by Spanish soldiers in the mid-nineteenth century, TRUTH IS A BRIGHT STAR tells the story of the friendship that develops between 11-year-old Loma and the fur trapper who becomes his master. During a harsh New Mexican winter, Loma sets his faith in the Hopi Way against the beliefs and values of a vastly different and powerful culture.
Subject term:
Hopi Indians–Juvenile fiction.
Subject term:
Indians of North America–Juvenile fiction.
Subject term:
Slavery–Juvenile fiction.
Geographic term:
New Mexico–History–To 1848–Juvenile fiction.
1883672627 (pbk.) : $9.95



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