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By Heather Down

"Startled, Mishbee gasped, frozen with horror. She used to be staring down the barrel of a musket and was once accustomed to the sound these guns made. The younger lady knew muskets intended death."

At the start of the 19th century in Newfoundland, the Beothuks, a primary international locations humans, were decimated by way of affliction, and their numbers dwindle additional as they're hunted and persecuted relentlessly by way of eu settlers. younger Mishbee, her older sister Oobata, and Oobata’s child fight courageously on Exploits Island opposed to tuberculosis, false impression, and prejudice. Mishbee attempts to take care of the traditions of her humans as she slowly befriends a tender settler named John and makes an attempt to bridge the lethal gulf among their cultures. yet has the friendship blossomed too past due? Will Mishbee and John have the capacity to express the settlers that the Beothuks arent a probability ahead of they disappear completely?

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