All he wants to do is play basketball for the town team, but he is faced with many obstacles, such as boarding school and racial mistrust. He must draw strength from his close-knit family to succeed.
Middle School Age, Minnesota Books, Native American, YA Books
The Boy from Pickerel Lake: A Dakota Story – Paperback – Stephen James Barse
This YA book is an inspirational tale based on a true story about a young Dakota boy growing up in the 1930s on a South Dakota Indian reservation.