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Neekna and Chemai

Jeannette C. Armstrong

Neekna and Chemai

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Published by Theytus Books, Distributed by Access Distribution in [S.l.], Canada .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Indians of North America -- Juvenile fiction

  • Edition Notes

    Available at the Center for Educational Pluralism, located in Miller Hall 250.

    Other titlesCenter for Educational Pluralism Collection.
    StatementJeannette Armstrong ; illustrations by Ken Edwards.
    GenreJuvenile fiction.
    SeriesKou-kelowh = We are the people -- 4, Kou-skelowh -- 4.
    ContributionsEdwards, Ken.
    The Physical Object
    Pagination43 p. :
    Number of Pages43
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL13638336M
    ISBN 100919441130
    ISBN 109780919441132
    OCLC/WorldCa15256711


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Neekna and Chemai are two little girls growing up in the Okanagan Valley in the time before European contact. Through these two friends, we learn about the seasonal life patterns of the Okanagan First Peoples.

The girls spend time with Great-Grandmother, who tells them about important ceremonies, and they gather plants with Neekna's grandmother. Neekna and Chemai book. Neekna and Chemai are two little girls growing up in the Okanagan Valley in the time before European contact.

Through these two friends, we learn about the seasonal life patterns of the Okanagan First Peoples. The girls spend time with Great-Grandmother, who tells them about important ceremonies, and they gather plants with Neekna's : Jeannette Armstrong. Neekna and Chemai are two little girls growing up in the Okanagan Valley in the time before European contact.

Through these two friends, we learn about the seasonal life patterns of the Okanagan First Peoples. The girls spend time with Great-Grandmother, who tells them about important ceremonies, and they gather plants with Neekna's : Jeannette Armstrong.

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Neekna and Chemai are two little girls growing up in the Okanagan Valley before the coming of the white man. Through these two friends, we learn about the seasonal life patterns of the Okanagan Indian people. Theytus acknowledges the support for the publication of this title from the following organizations.

Neekna and Chemai. Jeannette C. Armstrong. Illustrated by Barbara Marchand. Penticton, BC: Theytus Books, / 42 pp., pbk., $ ISBN Subject Heading: Indians of North America-British Columbia-Juvenile fiction. Kindergarten-grade 4 / Ages Review by Gail de Vos. ** /4. NEEKNA AND CHEMAI. Armstrong, Jeannette.

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McLennan McCue. Volume 13 Number 6 November. Neekna and Chemai first published by Theytus Books in was reprinted for the third time in Written by renowned Okanagan author and scholar Jeannette Armstrong with illustrations by Okanagan artist Barbara Marchand this book is designed to appeal to elementary level readers.

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Jeannette is a member of the Okanagan Nation, located in the Okanagan Territory in the interior of British Columbia.

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