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Night Of The Full Moon by Gloria Whelan
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Night Of The Full Moon

by Gloria Whelan

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Series: Libby Mitchell Trilogy (2)

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Stepping Stone Book
  jhawn | Jul 31, 2017 |
This short chapter book was used for a 3rd grade guided reading lesson. The adventure continues for Libby and her family! She wants to attend a ceremony with her friend Fawn at a nearby Indian camp. Government officials are on their way to relocate the Indian tribe! Will Libby be safe? This story is full of anticipation and adventure...one that any young reader would enjoy.
  Dportnoy | Feb 15, 2011 |
The story of two little girls, Libby Mitchell and "Fawn" Tawcumegoqua, who are firm friends and whose friendship is firmly supported by their two families. On the night that Libby sneaks away from home to attend a native ceremony, government soldiers ride into camp to round up the Potawatomis and force them from their land. Libby is mistaken for one of the tribe and deported as well. The fear and horror of her plight, and theirs, is well conveyed but in keeping with the age of the intended readers, the ending is optimistic, but not unrealistically so. An outstanding book. ( )
  muumi | Sep 3, 2008 |
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Amazon.com Product Description (ISBN 0679872760, Paperback)

The night of the full moon is approaching and Libby Mitchell cannot wait! Nothing will stop her from visiting her best friend, Fawn, at the nearby Indian camp and attending a special ceremony there. When soldiers rush in and order everyone at the camp to move off the land immediately—they mistake Libby for a member of the tribe! As each day passes, Libby wonders if she will ever see her family again.

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In 1840, Libby, living with her family on the Michigan frontier, finds herself inadvertently caught up in the forced evacuation of a group of Potawatomi Indians from their tribal lands.

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