Sacajawea: The Story of Bird Woman and the Lewis and Clark Expedition

Unabridged Audiobook

Written By: Joseph Bruchac

Narrated By: Nicole Littrell

Publisher: Blackstone Audiobooks

Date: December 2011

Duration: 6 hours 17 minutes


At age sixteen, Sacajawea is married, a mother, and has been taken from her Shoshone people. She has been asked to join Lewis and Clark in their expedition to explore the land from the Mississippi to the Pacific Ocean. As a translator, peacemaker, caretaker, and guide, young Sacajawea alone will make the historic journey of Lewis and Clark possible. This captivating novel, which is told in alternating points of view-by Sacajawea herself and by William Clark-is a unique blend of history and humanity. It proves an intimate glimpse into what it would have been like to witness firsthand this fascinating time in our history. This is Sacajawea's legendary journey... Recommended for Grades 6 and up.