The Resource Jimmy Bluefeather, Kim Heacox

Jimmy Bluefeather, Kim Heacox

Label
Jimmy Bluefeather
Title
Jimmy Bluefeather
Statement of responsibility
Kim Heacox
Creator
Author
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
"Old Keb Wisting is somewhere around ninety-five years old (he lost count awhile ago) and in constant pain and thinks he wants to die. He also thinks he thinks too much. Part Norwegian and part Tlingit Native (with some Filipino and Portuguese thrown in), he s the last living canoe carver in the village of Jinkaat, in Southeast Alaska. When his grandson, James, a promising basketball player, ruins his leg in a logging accident and tells his grandpa that he has nothing left to live for, Old Keb comes alive and finishes his last canoe, with help from his grandson. Together (with a few friends and a crazy but likeable dog named Steve) they embark on a great canoe journey. Suddenly all of Old Keb s senses come into play, so clever and wise in how he reads the currents, tides and storms. Nobody can find him. He and the others paddle deep into wild Alaska, but mostly into the human heart, in a story of adventure, love, and reconciliation" --
Assigning source
provided by publisher
Cataloging source
DLC
http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
Heacox, Kim
Dewey number
813/.6
Index
no index present
LC call number
PS3608.E226
LC item number
J56 2015
Literary form
novels
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Older men
  • Grandfathers
  • Teenage boys
  • Canoe camping
  • Alaska
Label
Jimmy Bluefeather, Kim Heacox
Instantiates
Publication
Carrier category
volume
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Dimensions
24 cm
Extent
264 pages
Isbn
9781941821688
Isbn Type
(hardcover)
Lccn
2015007906
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
System control number
  • (OCoLC)904715585
  • 577099
  • (OCoLC)ocn904715585
  • 577099
Label
Jimmy Bluefeather, Kim Heacox
Publication
Carrier category
volume
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Dimensions
24 cm
Extent
264 pages
Isbn
9781941821688
Isbn Type
(hardcover)
Lccn
2015007906
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
System control number
  • (OCoLC)904715585
  • 577099
  • (OCoLC)ocn904715585
  • 577099

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