Anpao (an American Indian odyssey)
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Published by Prince Frederick, Md. : Recorded Books .
Written in English


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Open LibraryOL11105093M
ISBN 100788700707
ISBN 109780788700705

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  Anpao is written by Jamake Highwater, a Plains Indian. He has created the character, Anpao, a young boy with a human mother and fathered by the sun. What makes this story so extraordinary is that the author has used the character Anpao, as an American Indian Ulysses. He has taken the oral stories of the Plains and Southwest Indians and combined /5(15). Anpao is young and Handsome and Brave -- a man any maiden would be proud to call her husband. Any maiden but Ko-Ko-Mik-e-is, that is, who calims she belongs to the Sun alone. And so Anpao sets off for the house of the Sun to ask permission to marry the woman he loves. But Anpao's journey is not an e. Anpao An American Indian Odyssey. By Fritz Scholder into the future of the Drowned Ones. This is a Newbery Honor Book and a Boston Globe Honor Book."The Newbery Honor Award-winning story of a young warrior's mystical search for his own destiny. A vivid, sensitive rendering." — Booklist. Anpao is young and Handsome and Brave -- a man any maiden would be proud to call her husband. Any maiden but Ko-Ko-Mik-e-is, that is, who calims she belongs to the Sun alone. And so Anpao sets off for the house of the Sun to ask permission to marry the woman he loves. But Anpao's journey is not an easy one. Before he can reach the Sun, Anapao must travel back in time to the dawn of the world/5(2).

  Anpao is written by Jamake Highwater, a Plains Indian. He has created the character, Anpao, a young boy with a human mother and fathered by the sun. What makes this story so extraordinary is that the author has used the character Anpao, as an American Indian Ulysses/5(16). This book is about a brave young man named Anpao, which means the dawn,who wants to win the love of a woman. Her name is Ko-Ko-mik-e-is and she is the prettiest girl in the whole village. Every man wants her as his wife, but she told them all fell /5(3). Anpao on *FREE* shipping on qualifying offers. Books Advanced Search New Releases Best Sellers & More Children's Books Textbooks Textbook Rentals Sell Us Your Books Best Books of the Month Advanced Search New Releases. Smithsonian Libraries, Natural History Building, 10 th St. and Constitution Ave. NW, Washington DC,

Jamake Highwater is the author of a number of books for children, including The Ceremony of Innocence, a ALA Best Book for Young Adults, and I Wear the Morning Star, a IRA Young Adult Choice. Mr. Highwater lives in Hampton, CT/5. The prose saga of Anpao is a blending of history and myth, for within the novel are two distinct journeys. First is the trip through American Indian legends that the boy undertakes on his quest to. Anpao: An American Indian In it, he explains his reasons for writing the book and outlines the meanings that he hopes readers will find. Download Anpao Study Guide. Subscribe Now.   The book ANPAO is about a young Indian boy named Anpao who wants to marry the chief's beautiful daughter, Ko-ko-mik-e-is. In order to marry her, Anpao must travel to the lodge of the sun and get his scar removed as a sign to Ko-ko-mik-e-is. The reason they can't marry right away is that the sun thinks she belongs to it/5.