Metis Pioneers, Paper ed

$45.00

In 'Metis Pioneers' MacKinnon compares the survival strategies of two Métis women - Marie Rose Delorme Smith and Isabella Clark Hardisty Lougheed born during the fur trade – one from the French-speaking free trade tradition and one from the English-speaking Hudson’s Bay Company tradition – who settled in southern Alberta as the fur trade declined in favour of paper trade and a changing social landscape. Born of family involved in the North West Company and the Hudson Bay Company respectively this is the story of their French-Metis and Anglo-Metis lives.

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Honouring the Strength of Indian Women

$24.95

‘Honouring the Strength of Indian Women’ is a combination of many efforts inspired by Vera Manuel. Manuel’s dramatherapy groups generated several scripts and selected poems, plays, photos, short stories were collated by University of Manitoba Press First Voices, First Texts and The People and the Text project, from protected and archives works by Emalene Manuel, Vera’s sister.

Price: $24.95

Surviving the City, paper ed

$18.95

Surviving the City written by Tasha Spillett, Nehiyaw (Cree) and Trinidadian, with effective illustrations from Metis artist Natasha Donovan brings the issue of missing and murdered Indigenous women and girls to intermediate and secondary level readers. This 56-page graphic novel in the Debwe Series from Highwater Press presents the story of two teen girls attending an urban high school in Winnipeg.

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Indigenous Peoples' Contributions to Canada: Indigenous Peoples in the World Wars, paper ed.

$12.10

Indigenous Peoples in the World Wars is part of the four volume Indigenous Peoples’ Contributions to Canada series from Beech Street Books.  Simon Rose authors this 24-page information book for elementary students that provides information about the role of First Nation, Inuit and Métis individuals and communities during the First and Second World Wars. This book has four chapters that present information about the First World War, the Second World War, Indigenous Women in the World Wars, and The Home Front.

Price: $12.10

Indigenous Peoples' Contributions to Canada: Indigenous Peoples in the World Wars, hardcover ed.

$27.15

Indigenous Peoples in the World Wars is part of the four volume Indigenous Peoples’ Contributions to Canada series from Beech Street Books.  Simon Rose authors this 24-page information book for elementary students that provides information about the role of First Nation, Inuit and Métis individuals and communities during the First and Second World Wars. This book has four chapters that present information about the First World War, the Second World War, Indigenous Women in the World Wars, and The Home Front.

Price: $27.15

river woman, paper ed

$19.95

river woman is a collection of poems by Métis author Katherena Vermette, the Governor General's award-winning novelist and poet. Inspired by the famed geographic location of the Red River, the collection is divided into three sections: black river, red river, and an other story. Lines are simple and short expressing the poet’s relationship with the land and water. In the poem about New Year’s 2013 we find party-goers at the famed corner Portage and Main in downtown Winnipeg.

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Great Women from our First Nations, paper ed

$10.95

Great Women from our First Nations is part of the Second Story Press series, First Nations Book for Young Readers. This 2015 printing contains the same biographies found in 7th Generation title, Native Women of Courage for Young Readers This is a collection of brief biographical sketches of ten outstanding First Nations women. Métis author Kelly Fournel celebrates the lives of Winona LaDuke, Sarah Winnemucca, Maria Tallchief, Mary Kim Titla, Sandra Lovelace Nicholas, Susan Aglukark, Wilma Mankiller, Suzanne Rochon-Burnett, Lorna B. Williams, and Pauline Johnson.

Price: $10.95

Raised Somewhere Else: A 60s Scoop Adoptee's Story Of Coming Home, paper ed

$20.00

Ohpikiihaakan-ohpihmeh Raised Somewhere Else: A 60s Scoop Adoptee's Story Of Coming Home is authored by Colleen Cardinal, Nehiyaw Iskwew from Onihcikiskowapowin Saddle Lake First Nation Alberta, daughter of a residential school survivor, 60s scoop adoptee and MMIWG family member and social justice activist organizer.

Price: $20.00

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