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6 edition of Looking for Lost Bird found in the catalog.

Looking for Lost Bird

a Jewish woman discovers her Navajo roots

by Yvette D. Melanson

  • 165 Want to read
  • 15 Currently reading

Published by Bard in New York .
Written in English

    Places:
  • Neponsit (New York, N.Y.),
  • Arizona,
  • Tolani Lakes Region,
  • New York (State),
  • New York
    • Subjects:
    • Melanson, Yvette D.,
    • Navajo women -- Arizona -- Tolani Lakes Region -- Biography.,
    • Jewish women -- New York (State) -- New York -- Biography.,
    • Adoptees -- New York (State) -- New York -- Biography.,
    • Navajo Indians -- Arizona -- Tolani Lakes Region -- Social life and customs.,
    • Neponsit (New York, N.Y.) -- Biography.

    • Edition Notes

      StatementYvette Melanson with Claire Safran.
      GenreBiography.
      ContributionsSafran, Claire.
      Classifications
      LC ClassificationsE99.N3 M5174 1999
      The Physical Object
      Pagination233 p. ;
      Number of Pages233
      ID Numbers
      Open LibraryOL379940M
      ISBN 100380976013
      LC Control Number98042110

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In this haunting memoir, Yvette Melanson tells of being raised to believe that she was white and Jewish. At age forty-three, she learned that she was a "Lost Bird," a Navajo child taken against her family's wishes, and that her grieving birth mother had never stopped looking for her until the day she died/5(39).

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At age forty-three, she learned that she was a "Lost Bird," a Navajo child taken against her family's wishes, and that her grieving birth mother had never stopped looking for her until the day she died.

Looking for Lost Bird is the story of a woman who was adopt­ed as a three-year-old by a Jewish couple from New York, al­though they got her in Florida.

To this day, she does not know how she got to Florida from the Navajo Reservation, where she was born, or how. "Lost Birds is a love letter to the wave of Lithuanian immigrants who came to Chicago after the war.

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LOOKING FOR LOST BIRD is an extreamly well-written book. Yvette takes us into the private details of her life - from growing up in a loving Jewish household, to her trials and tribulations as a fighter in Israel, to the difficult and rewarding search and homecoming to her "true" birth family.5/5(5).

LOOKING FOR LOST BIRD. Melanson has expanded what is in essence material for a magazine story into book length, with mixed results: the prose is flat, the narrative strangely without drama. Even so, there are some nice touches: a scene, for one, in which Melanson, now living on the Navajo Reservation in northeastern Arizona, recites a.

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