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Apple : skin to the core : a memoir in words and pictures / Eric Gansworth.

Gansworth, Eric L., (author,, illustrator.).

Available copies

  • 3 of 3 copies available at Lackawanna County Library System.

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0 current holds with 3 total copies.

Location Call Number / Copy Notes Barcode Shelving Location Status Due Date
Carbondale Public Library 92 GANSWOR (Text) 50688010779545 Stacks Available -
Taylor Community Library YOUNG ADULT 92 GANSWOR (Text) 50692010918228 Stacks Available -
Valley Community Library 92 GANSWOR (Text) 50690011226450 Stacks Available -

Record details

  • ISBN: 9781646140138 (hardcover)
  • ISBN: 1646140133 (hardcover)
  • Physical Description: 339 pages : illustrations ; 24 cm
  • Publisher: Montclair, NJ : Levine Querido, 2020.

Content descriptions

Formatted Contents Note:
Apple Records -- The red album -- Dog Street. Side A ; Side B -- Get back -- Liner notes.
Summary, etc.:
"The term "Apple" is a slur in Native communities across the country. It's for someone supposedly "red on the outside, white on the inside." Eric Gansworth is telling his story in Apple (Skin to the Core). The story of his family, of Onondaga among Tuscaroras, of Native folks everywhere. From the horrible legacy of the government boarding schools, to a boy watching his siblings leave and return and leave again, to a young man fighting to be an artist who balances multiple worlds. Eric shatters that slur and reclaims it in verse and prose and imagery that truly lives up to the word heartbreaking." -- Inside front jacket flap.
Subject: Gansworth, Eric L. > Juvenile literature.
Indian artists > Biography > Juvenile literature.
Onondaga Indians > Biography > Juvenile literature.
Off-reservation boarding schools > Juvenile literature.
Tuscarora Nation > Juvenile literature.
American poetry > Juvenile literature.
American literature > Juvenile literature.
Gansworth, Eric L.
Indian artists > Biography.
Onondaga Indians > Biography.
Off-reservation boarding schools.
Tuscarora Nation.
American poetry.
American literature.
Genre: Young adult nonfiction.
Autobiographies.
Poetry.
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