The orenda
—Boyden, Joseph, author. 1966-
DAISY Sound Recording
2014
2 available of 2 items

"The Orenda" opens with a brutal massacre and the kidnapping of the young Iroquois Snow Falls, a spirited girl with a special gift. Her captor, Bird, is an elder and one of the Huron nation?s great warriors and statesmen. It has been years since the murder of his family, but they are never far from his mind. In Snow Falls, Bird recognizes the ghost of his lost daughter and sees that the girl possesses powerful magic that will be useful to him on the troubled road ahead. Bird?s people have battled the Iroquois for as long as he can remember, but both tribes now face a new, more dangerous threat from afar. Christophe, a charismatic Jesuit missionary, has found his calling among the Huron, and devotes himself to learning and understanding their customs and language in order to lead them to Christ. Bestseller. Winner of Canada Reads 2014. 2013.

Item Details
Subjects:
Canada -- History -- To 1763 (New France) -- Fiction.
Huron Indians -- Fiction.
Indians of North America -- First contact with Europeans -- Canada -- Fiction.
Iroquois Indians -- Fiction.
Jesuits -- Missions -- Canada -- History -- 17th century -- Fiction.
Kidnapping victims -- Fiction.
Missionaries -- Fiction.
Wyandot Indians -- Fiction.
Genre:
Historical fiction.
Other Authors:
Centre for Equitable Library Access.
MacDonald, Alex, narrator.
Miller, Kathleen, narrator.
ISBN:
978-0-616-78903-2
Edition:
DAISY edition.
Computer data (169 files : 245 MB).
Description:
1 DAISY disc (1068 minutes) : digital ; 4 3/4 inches
digital DAISY format
Notes:
Canadiana.
This resource is made available through a limited license agreement for Saskatoon Public Library members.
Access restricted to persons who are visually impaired or physically disabled and cannot use conventional print materials.
Narrator: Kathleen Miller.
Narrator: Alex MacDonald.
Audio and text.
Toronto : Hamish Hamilton, 2013. 496 p. : 9780670064182
aSystem requirements: IBM PC or compatible; double speed or faster CD-ROM drive; sound card and sound output device; DAISY playback software or DAISY talking book player.
DAISY 2.02 standard; MP3 compression. Compression rate: 32.
Studio original.
Publisher or Distributor Number:
DC45546
Link to PAC
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