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When a ghost talks, listen : a Choctaw Trail of Tears story  Cover Image Book Book

When a ghost talks, listen : a Choctaw Trail of Tears story / Tim Tingle ; map by Steven Walker.

Tingle, Tim, (author.). Walker, Steven, 1978- (illustrator.).

Record details

  • ISBN: 9781937054519
  • ISBN: 1937054519
  • Physical Description: 185 pages : map ; 22 cm.
  • Edition: First edition.
  • Publisher: Oklahoma City : The RoadRunner Press, 2018.

Content descriptions

Bibliography, etc. Note:
Includes bibliographical references.
Summary, etc.:
"Ten-year-old Isaac, now a ghost, continues with his people as they walk the Choctaw Trail of Tears headed to Indian Territory in what will one day become Oklahoma. There have been surprises aplenty on their trek, but now Isaac and his three Choctaw comrades learn they can time travel--making for an unexpected adventure. The foursome heads back in time to Washington, D.C., to bear witness for Choctaw Chief Pushmataha who has come to the nation's capital at the invitation of Andrew Jackson."-- Provided by publisher.
Target Audience Note:
9 and up.
10-13 years
Study Program Information Note:
Accelerated Reader AR MG 4.9 5 505220.
Additional Physical Form available Note:
Issued also as an ebook.
Subject: Choctaw Indians > Relocation > Juvenile fiction.
Indian Removal, 1813-1903 > Juvenile fiction.
Time travel > Juvenile fiction.
Choctaw Indians > Relocation > Juvenile literature.
Indian Removal, 1813-1903 > Juvenile literature.
Time travel > Juvenile literature.
Indian Removal, 1813-1903.
Choctaw Nation of Oklahoma > Juvenile fiction.
Choctaw Nation of Oklahoma > Juvenile literature.
Genre: Ghost stories.
Historical fiction.

Available copies

  • 3 of 3 copies available at Missouri Evergreen. (Show)
  • 1 of 1 copy available at Stone County.


  • 0 current holds with 3 total copies.
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Location Call Number / Copy Notes Barcode Shelving Location Status Due Date
Stone County-Crane J TIN (Text) 31358000556642 Juvenile Fiction Available -

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