Jim Thorpe, Original All-American

Title Jim Thorpe, Original All-American
Names Bruchac, Joseph.
Book Number DB068057
Title Status Active
Medium Digital Book
Annotation Fictional autobiography of Native American athlete Jim Thorpe (1887-1953). Recounts his early life on an Oklahoma reservation and at Carlisle Indian Industrial School in Pennsylvania, where he excelled in sports. Describes winning two Olympic gold medals and the scandal of losing them on a technicality. For grades 6-9. 2006.
Narrator Synnestvedt, Erik
Synnestvedt, Erik.
Local Subject Young Adult Interest - YAI
Young Adult Book - YA
Young Adult Fiction - YF
Sports & Recreation - SPO
Historical Fiction - HIF
Historical Fiction - 20th Century - HIT
Short Book - SH
Male Narrator - MN
Grades 6-9 & Young Adult - JU7
Juvenile Fiction - JF
Juvenile - JU
Native American Interest - NAM
Biography & Autobiography - BIO
LC Subject Athletes - United States - Juvenile fiction
Indian athletes - United States - Juvenile fiction
Biographical fiction, Juvenile
Historical fiction, Juvenile
Language English
Released 2009
Publication Info Washington, D.C. : National Library Service for the Blind and Physically Handicapped, Library of Congress, 2009. (Potomac Talking Book Services, recording studio).
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