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Apple : skin to the core : a memoir in words and pictures  Cover Image Book Book

Apple : skin to the core : a memoir in words and pictures / Eric Gansworth.

Gansworth, Eric, 1965- (author,, illustrator.).

Record details

  • ISBN: 9781646140138
  • ISBN: 1646140133
  • Physical Description: 339 pages : illustrations ; 24 cm
  • Publisher: Montclair, NJ : Levine Querido, 2020.

Content descriptions

Formatted Contents Note:
Apple Records -- The red album -- Dog Street. Side A ; Side B -- Get back -- Liner notes.
Summary, etc.:
"The term "Apple" is a slur in Native communities across the country. It's for someone supposedly "red on the outside, white on the inside." Eric Gansworth is telling his story in Apple (Skin to the Core). The story of his family, of Onondaga among Tuscaroras, of Native folks everywhere. From the horrible legacy of the government boarding schools, to a boy watching his siblings leave and return and leave again, to a young man fighting to be an artist who balances multiple worlds. Eric shatters that slur and reclaims it in verse and prose and imagery that truly lives up to the word heartbreaking." -- Inside front jacket flap.
Subject: Gansworth, Eric, 1965- > Juvenile literature.
Indian artists > Biography > Juvenile literature.
Onondaga Indians > Biography > Juvenile literature.
Off-reservation boarding schools > Juvenile literature.
Tuscarora Nation > Juvenile literature.
American poetry > Juvenile literature.
American literature > Juvenile literature.
Gansworth, Eric, 1965-
Indian artists > Biography.
Onondaga Indians > Biography.
Off-reservation boarding schools.
Tuscarora Nation.
Gansworth, Eric L.
Authors, American.
Onondaga Indians.
Tuscarora Nation > Biography.
YOUNG ADULT NONFICTION / People & Places / United States / Native American.
YOUNG ADULT NONFICTION / Biography & Autobiography / Literary.
Onondaga Indians.
Off-reservation boarding schools.
Indian artists.
American literature
American poetry
Genre: Poetry.
Juvenile works.
Young adult nonfiction.

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Location Call Number / Copy Notes Barcode Shelving Location Status Due Date
Burlington Public Library TEEN BIO GANSWORT 2020 39851001583245 Non-fiction Copy hold Available -

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