The Christmas Coat

Memories of My Sioux Childhood

by Virginia Driving Hawk Sneve and Ellen Beier

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Title
The Christmas Coat
Subtitle
Memories of My Sioux Childhood
Author
Virginia Driving Hawk Sneve and Ellen Beier

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Virginia and her brother are never allowed to pick first from the donation boxes at church because their father is the priest, and she is heartbroken when another girl gets the beautiful coat that she covets. Based on the author's memories of life on theRosebud Reservation in South Dakota.