Children of the Longhouse
In this gripping novel set in a Mohawk village of the late 1400s, eleven-year-old twins are caught up against their will in a dangerous rivalry. Ohkwa'ri and his twin sister are among the most admired young people in their village. Yet an older boy named Grabber has no love for the twins--and he and his friends will surely try to harm Ohkwa'ri in the great lacrosse game coming up. The twins believe in the path of peace, but can peaceful ways prevail against Grabber and his gang? Full-color map.
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LibraryThing ReviewUser Review - AbigailAdams26 - LibraryThing
Set after the founding of the Iroquois Confederacy, and before the arrival of European settlers, Children of the Longhouse follows the story of twin brother and sister Ohkwa'ri and Otsi:stia, two ... Read full review
CHILDREN OF THE LONGHOUSEUser Review - Jane Doe - Kirkus
Ohkwa'ri and his twin sister, Otsi:stia, 11, are late-15th century Mohawks living in what would become New York State. Both are exemplary young people: He is brave, kind, and respectful of his elders ... Read full review