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Kathy Little Bird
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New York : Berkley Books, 2004.
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362 pages ; 21 cm.
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All of her life, Kathy Little Bird has heard stories of her grandmother, Mrs. Mike, from her own mother, a Cree Indian nurse who married a wounded Austrian soldier during the waning years of World War II. Living with her mother and stepfather on the plains of St. Alban, Kathy takes the tradition of Cree music to heart—“singing” the wilderness and the people she knows so well.
 
But Kathy longs for freedom from her sheltered life and takes her first chance to get away, marrying a charming con artist who promises her the world—and leaving behind her childhood sweetheart. Staying in seedy hotels and singing in run-down clubs, she slowly finds the fame she craves. But screaming fans and hit songs cannot fill the hole within her heart—the aching need she has for the native people she left behind, the father she never knew, and a love that will calm her restless soul.
 
Brimming with hardship, hope, the struggles of the heart, and the turbulence of a world on the brink of change, this new novel is the moving story of one woman’s attempt to make her mark on the world—without losing herself.

“This is a book the reader will be unable to put down until the last page is read.”—Library Journal

Mrs. Mike is an unforgettable story, not only because it portrays the deep abiding affection between a man and a woman, but because it pictures the austere beauty of a country where life is at once simple and free, yet complicated by danger and hardship.”—Boston Herald
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English
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042520071X :, 0425205738 (pbk.) :
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APA Citation (style guide)

Freedman, B., & Freedman, N. M. (2004). Kathy Little Bird. New York: Berkley Books.

Chicago / Turabian - Author Date Citation (style guide)

Freedman, Benedict and Nancy Mars. Freedman. 2004. Kathy Little Bird. New York: Berkley Books.

Chicago / Turabian - Humanities Citation (style guide)

Freedman, Benedict and Nancy Mars. Freedman, Kathy Little Bird. New York: Berkley Books, 2004.

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Freedman, Benedict., and Nancy Mars Freedman. Kathy Little Bird. New York: Berkley Books, 2004. Print.

Note! Citation formats are based on standards as of July 2010. Citations contain only title, author, edition, publisher, and year published. Citations should be used as a guideline and should be double checked for accuracy.
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