Come Walk With Me: A Memoir is long-awaited literary offering from renowned Métis author Beatrice Mosionier. Writing as Beatrice Culleton her novels, In Search of April Raintree and April Raintree, have long been secondary and post-secondary standards for literature courses. This part autobiography and memoir presents Beatrice's answer to the often heard question about how much of Beatrice is found in the April Raintree novels? This book reveals many of Beatrice's struggles as a child apprehended by the Children's Aid Society and placed into foster care.
Unusual Friendships: A Little Black Cat and A Little White Rat is a picture boo that tells the story of an unusual friendship between a black cat and a white rat. This book by Beatrice Culleton Mosionier is full of colourful Métis affectations. With subtle references to the life of a Métis, the black cat is not accepted at the cat show as he is not considered a purebred. The white rat fiddles a tune, encouraging all the cats to learn to jig. They join together and achieve status and respect for who they are. In the end, they create a new jig called the Red River Cat Dance.
OUT OF PRINT This title is unavailable from the publisher. Christopher's Folly is Beatrice (Culleton) Mosionier's first picture book for children. The noted Metis author of In Search of April Raintree, April Raintree, Spirit of the White Bison, and In the Spirit of Evil has produced a wonderful work for children about the environment that incorporates traditional storytelling with allegory. In this story, a young boy named Christopher refuses to take care of his pet dog, Princess.
UNAVAILABLE This title is no longer available from the publisher In The Shadow of Evil is the much-anticipated second novel from Beatrice Culleton Mosionier. The Metis author is best known for her 1983 best-selling classic novel, In Search of April Raintree. In this new work the reader is immediately drawn to the Metis heroine, Christine Pelletier, a children's book author who is married to a mystery writer. With her husband and child Christine lives a safe and envied lifestyle in a wilderness cabin in the foothills of the Canadian Rockies.
In Search of April Raintree is the story of two Métis sisters growing up in Winnipeg, Manitoba. After the girls are removed from their family, they are sent to separate foster homes. Métis writer Beatrice Culleton Mosionier recounts their struggle with loss, violence, racism, and search for identity in this moving narrative. This novel has become an important text in recent Canadian literature. This new critical edition includes the complete text of the novel and ten original essays.