The Miamis! by Nancy Niblack Baxter
(Hoosier Heritage Series)

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Asondaki, a 13-year-old Miami boy, and other Miamis including Little Turtle, share their ghost tales, war stories, and myths at a campfire in 1785. Indian folk-tales, customs and the history of this most feared and famous of Midwestern tribes all come to life through the voices of Indiana people themselves.

About Nancy Niblack Baxter

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Baxter is the great-granddaughter of John R. McClure. A teacher of English and history for some twenty-three years at the high school and college level, Baxter is the author of seven books on the Midwestern frontier and Civil War experience. Angus Baxter is one of North America's leading genealogists. He has written five best-selling books in addition to "In Search of Your British and Irish Roots" - "In Search of Your Roots," "In Search of Your Canadian Roots," "In Search of Your European Roots," "In Search of Your German Roots," and "Dos and Don'ts" - and has published in Canada, the United States, and Australia. His "In Search of Your European Roots" (1986) was chosen by the American Library Association as one of the two best reference books published that year. He lives in Toronto.
Published May 9, 2011 by Hawthorne Publishing. 108 pages
Genres: History, Literature & Fiction, Children's Books. Non-fiction