DIVerse Families
 
I am Nuchu

Title

I am Nuchu

Authors

Brenda Stanley

Publisher

Westside Books

Pages

339 pages

Publication Year

2010

ISBN

9781934813478

Genre

realism

Topic

Racial Diversity; Family Relationships; Biracial; Divorce; single mother; mixed race children

Annotation

Upon his parents' 1981 divorce, Cal Burton goes from being a popular, comfortable Spokane basketball all-star to a resident of a Ute Indian reservation in Utah, where apathy, poor living conditions, racism, and bitterness over a decades-old family tragedy change his life.

Grade Level

9-12

Family Formation

divorced parents

Main Character

boy

Diversity Impact

direct

Race/Ethnicities

Native Americans / White

Keywords

race relations; Native Americans of North America

Item Type

Fiction

Format

novel

I am Nuchu

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