The Flight of Red Bird: The Life of Zitkala-S̈a

Front Cover
Dial Books, 1997 - Juvenile Nonfiction - 186 pages
Recreates the life of writer and lecturer Gertrude Bonnin, also known as Zitkala S+a5a, a Native American activist and reformer of the early twentieth century, who fought for legislation to help better the lives of her people.

From inside the book

What people are saying - Write a review

THE FLIGHT OF RED BIRD: The Life of Zitkala-Sa

User Review  - Kirkus

In this moving work, Rappaport (Tinker vs. Des Moines, 1993, etc.) adroitly recreates the life of a Native American woman born in 1876 on the Yankton Reservation in South Dakota who was forced to give ... Read full review

Contents

RED APPLE COUNTRY 18841887
28
The Returned Student
51
THE UINTAH RESERVATION 19031916
101
Copyright

3 other sections not shown

Other editions - View all

Common terms and phrases

About the author (1997)

Doreen Rappaport is known for her thoroughly researched nonfiction that reads like fiction. She lives in New York City.

Bibliographic information