No Borders: Kigliqangittuq, hardcover ed

$19.95

No Borders: Kigliqangittuq is the 2013 title in Fifth House Publishing's The Land Is Our Storybook series. This popular series is designed to highlight one of the official Aboriginal language groups in the Northwest Territories.  The book presents information about the people and communities of Kugluktuk, Nunavut and Ulukhaktok, NWT. Although recently divided by the border between the two territories the communities share a common ancestry and their language called Inuinnaqtun. In this 34-page photo essay information book readers meet 16-year old Darla Evyagotailak and her extended family.

Price: $19.95

Northwest Coast Indians (First Nations of North America), paper ed

$10.95

Northwest Coast Indians is one of the information books in the Heinemann Library series, First Nations of North America. Books in the series offer information to grade four to six students about the cultural history of the major cultural regions of North America. This title discusses the Pacific Northwest culture region, including the Chinook, Coast Salish, Haida, Kwakwaka'wakw, Makah, Nuu-chah-nulth, Tlingit, and Tsimshian First Nations.

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Subarctic Peoples (First Nations of North America), paper ed

$12.95

Subarctic Peoples is one of the information books in the Heinemann Library series, First Nations of North America. Books in the series offer information to grade four to six students about the cultural history of the major cultural regions of North America. This title discusses the Subarctic culture region of northern Canada and Alaska that includes the Algonquin, the Cree, the Innu, the Ojibwe, and Athabaskan people of Alaska.

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Latin Americans Thought of It: Amazing Innovations, paper ed

$11.95

Latin Americans Thought of It: Amazing Innovations is the fifth title in the Annick Press series, We Thought of It. This volume features the unique innovations and contributions of the Indigenous peoples of Latin America including the Maya, Aztec, and Inca. The chapters are organized around topics such as architecture, agriculture, arts and crafts, food, clothing, music and dance, communication, sports, celebrations, and Latin Americans today. Each topic contains either a two-page or four-page spread and explains the material with photographs, illustrations, and brief text selections.

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Arctic Peoples: First Nations of North America, paper ed

$12.95

Arctic Peoples is one of the information books in the Heinemann Library series, First Nations of North America. Books in the series offer information to grade four to six students about the cultural history of the major cultural regions of North America. This title discusses the Arctic peoples known as the Inuit (Eskimo in Alaska), Aleut, Inuvialuit, and Yupik.

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At the Heart of It: Dene , hardcover ed

$16.95

At the Heart of It: Dene dzó t'áré is the 2011 title in Fifth House Publishing's The Land Is Our Storybook series about contemporary First Nations in the Northwest Territories. This photo essay style offers students a 26-page information book packed with colour photographs, maps, and stories about a Dene drum maker and his community. Raymond Taniton is Sahtugot'ine, which means "people from the Sahtu or Great Bear Lake." He lives in Deline, Northwest Territories, on the shore of Sahtu, Canada's largest and most pristine lake.

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Creation of Turtle Island, The, paper ed OUT OF PRINT

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The Creation of Turtle Island is a 19-page book written and illustrated by Ojibwe artist Ken Ense about the origin of earth. This traditional account of the creation of the earth is told in simple sentences effectively illustrated by the author. Because the animals and birds of the earth had forgotten the teachings about respect for the earth, the Creator G-zhe Mni-doo, decided to teach the creatures a lesson. Rain fell upon the earth and as the waters rose many animals died in the flood. The Creator knew the creatures had learned their lesson and the rain stopped.

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Caribou Feed Our Soul, The, hardcover ed

$16.95

The Caribou Feed Our Soul is one of the titles in Fifth House Publishing's The Land Is Our Storybook series. This Denésôliné (Chipewyan) title is designed to highlight one of the official Aboriginal language groups in the Northwest Territories. The book presents information about the people and community of Lutsel K'e, Northwest Territories. Pete Enzoe is a hunter, trapper, and fisher who views his role as a protector of the caribou. He takes readers on a respectful caribou harvest.

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Kids @ the Crossroads: Aztec, paper ed

$14.95

Kids @ the Crossroads: Aztec is one of Annick Press Series that looks at the so-called ancient history of the Americas from the perspective of a twelve-year old youth writing about his daily routine in blog-format. The boy writes about the daily events in his family's life. Training to be a priest, the youth is expelled and moves on to soldier training. The plot line is basic but the information windows in the text provide bits of detail about Aztec culture, history, language, art, and food.

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Come and Learn with Me, Ewo she kedidih, hardcover ed

$16.95

Come and Learn with Me, Ewo she kedidih is the fourth title in the series, The Land is Our Storybook. This title is told in first-person by nine-year-old Sheyenne Jumbo who lives in Sambaa K'e also known as Trout Lake in the Northwest Territories. Sheyenne Jumbo and her extended family live in the Dehcho region of the Dene. The family speaks the Dehcho language and Sheyenne is learning the Dene Yatie language from her grandparents and in language class at the local school.

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