1st ed. - New York : Harper, c2012 (Printed in the United States of America)
196 p. : ill. ; 22 cm.
Sequel to: The porcupine year.
"Typography by Andrea Vandergrift"--t.p. verso.
In 1866, Omakayas's son Chickadee is kidnapped by two ne'er-do-well brothers from his own tribe and must make a daring escape, forge unlikely friendships, and set out on an exciting and dangerous journey to get back home.