The Night BirdsBook - 2007
After the Mankato Massacre of 1862, the Dakota Indians were banished from Minnesota. 14 years later, young Asa's life is changed by two visitors, each bearing secrets from the past which can no longer be buried. Maltman brings back to life a nearly forgotten episode in the history of the settlement in the American Midwest, which has been overshadowed by the Civil War.
Publisher: New York : Soho, c2007
Branch Call Number: FICTION Maltman
Characteristics: 370 p. ; 24 cm
Alternative Title: Night birds : a novel