Struggling With My Soul, paper ed 2018 FNCR

$16.95

Struggling With My Soul is a 100-page reader developed by Mamu Tshishkutamashutau Innu Education and Boulder Publications about the Innu Nation of Labrador as seen through the eyes of Innu leader George Rich. George Rich was born in Nain in 1962. His early childhood was spent in the interior of Labrador, primarily in the area around Border Beacon. As a boy, George travelled with his parents throughout the northern areas of the Innu territories inland from Utshimassit.

Price: $16.95

Sockeye Mother, The, hardcover ed 2018 FNCR

$23.00
The Sockeye Mother is a unique non-fiction picture book about a key food resource vital for the Gitxsan people and their Northwest Coast environment.  Author Hetxw’ms Gyetxw (Brett D Huson)  from the Gitxsan Nation  and Metis illustrator Natasha Donovan combine their skills in the creation of an informative, lyrical, and engaging read about the environment and life cycle where sockeye salmon live out their lives.
Price: $23.00

The Journey Forward: Novellas on Reconciliation, Lucy & Lola and When We Play Our Drums, They Sing! paper ed

$13.99

The Journey Forward: Novellas on Reconciliation, Lucy & Lola and When We Play Our Drums, They Sing! is a unique flip book published by McKellar and Martin publishers. Printed as one book the two novellas address the issues surrounding residential schools, foster care (60s scoop), Truth, Reconciliation and what this means for students from grades five to eight.

Price: $13.99

Turtle Island: The Story of North America's First People, paper ed

$16.95

Turtle Island: The Story of North America's First People is a 116-page volume detailing the traditional stories about Turtle Island combined with scientific research about the early history and cultures of Indigenous North America. Eldon Yellowhorn, Piikani scholar, and Kathy Lowinger, children's author and publisher, offers a unique approach for the general reader and secondary students learning about First Nations. In nine chapters the book uses art, maps, and readable text about the life and cultures prior to European contact.

Price: $16.95

Welcome Family and Friends to Our Bighouse and Our Kwakwa̲ka̲'wakw Potlatch, paper ed

$21.95

Welcome Family and Friends to Our Bighouse and Our Kwakwa_ka_'wakw Potlatch is a 92-page illustrated book published by Raven Publishing told from the perspective  of a twelve-year old who explains the traditions and history of the Kwakwa_ka_'wakw potlatch.

Price: $21.95

Little Butterfly Girl: An Indian Residential School Story, paper ed

$15.00

Little Butterfly Girl: An Indian Residential School Story is a picture book produced by the Union of Ontario Indians based on an original account by Jenny Restoule-Mallozzi. With original colour illustrations by Donald Chretien, this story recounts the experiences of an Ojibwe child forced to attend residential school.  The tragic account is brought full-circle when Mary begins her healing journey with encouragement from her family.

Price: $15.00

Incredible Adventures of Mary Jane Mosquito: A Musical Cabaret, The, hardcover ed

$24.95

The Incredible Adventure of Mary Jane Mosquito: A Musical Cabaret is a one woman musical in one-act by renowned Cree playwright, performer, musician and poet Tomson Highway.  This remarkable 70-page book is a treat for the eyes as well as an uplifting and positive story about a girl mosquito born without wings. Her disability is overwhelming but this young mosquito has a dream and she perseveres and lives to fulfill her dream to become a singer and entertainer beloved by audiences.

Price: $24.95

Kohkum's Babushka: A Magical Metis-Ukrainian Tale, paper ed

$15.00

Kohkum`s Babushka: A Magical Metis-Ukrainian Tale is a unique modern oral tradition of a first encounter between a Metis family and an immigrant family. Unable to speak the other`s language the families share food and clothing. This imagined history takes readers to an ideal meeting that benefits both families. Caring, sharing, reciprocity and good feelings all around are symbolized in a colourful woman`s head scarf. Ideal for teachers looking for a first encounter resource. Suggested for junior-intermediate social studies.

Price: $15.00

Pemmican Wars: A Girl Called Echo, volume 1, paper ed 2018 FNCR

$18.95

Pemmican Wars is volume 1 of the new graphic novel series, A Girl Called Echo from Highwater Press. Written by Katherena Vermette and illustrated by Scott Henderson. This young adult graphic novel is written with minimal text making this historical time travel story mixes two time periods as seen through the life story of a young teen named Echo. Echo does not live with her mother and attends a new school where she finds solace in the library. In history class Echo hears the story about the little known Pemmican Wars. Suddenly Echo finds herself transported to this historic event.

Price: $18.95

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