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Where the dead sit talking / Brandon Hobson.

Where the dead sit talking / Brandon Hobson.
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ISBN 9781616958879 (hardback)
Author Hobson, Brandon author.
Title Where the dead sit talking / Brandon Hobson.
Publisher/Date New York, NY : Soho, [2018]
©2018
Pagination etc. 273 pages ; 22 cm.
Summary Note "A spare, lyrical Native American coming of age story set in rural Oklahoma in the late 1980s. b57aWith his single mother in jail, Sequoyah, a fifteen-year-old Cherokee boy, is placed in foster care with the Troutt family. Literally and figuratively scarred by his unstable upbringing, Sequoyah has spent years mostly keeping to himself, living with his emotions pressed deep below the surface--that is, until he meets the seventeen-year-old Rosemary, another youth staying with the Troutts. Sequoyah and Rosemary bond over their shared Native American backgrounds and tumultuous paths through the foster care system, but as Sequoyah's feelings toward Rosemary deepen, the precariousness of their lives and the scars of their pasts threaten to undo them both"--
Subject Cherokee Indians -- Fiction
Indian foster children -- Fiction
Teenagers -- Family relationships -- Fiction
Oklahoma -- Fiction
Bildungsromans.
Shelf Location F HOBS
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