Nijiikendam / My Heart Fills With Happiness, Anishinaabemowin and English, hardcover ed. Forthcoming 2021.

$19.95

Nijiikendam / My Heart Fills With Happiness, is a dual language picture book in English and Anishinaabemowin. It is written by award-winning author Monique Gray-Smith, of Cree, Lakota, and Scottish origin; illustrated by Julie Flett (Métis);  and translated by Angela Mesic, Anishinaabemowin (Ojibwe), and Margaret Noodin of Anishinaabe descent. This early childhood title brings joy and happiness to all families who read and celebrate this book for toddlers and young children.

Price: $19.95

J'ai le cœur rempli de bonheur / My Heart Fills with Happiness, French, hardcover ed.

$19.95

J'ai le cœur rempli de bonheur, is the French version of My Heart Fills With Happiness. J'ai le cœur rempli de bonheur  / My Heart Fills with Happiness, is written by award-winning author Monique Gray-Smith, of Cree, Lakota, and Scottish origin. The book was translated by Rachel Martinez. This early childhood title brings joy and happiness to all families who read and celebrate this book for toddlers and young children.

Price: $19.95

You Hold Me Up / Gimanaadenim, Ojibwe/English, hardcover ed.Forthcoming Available 2021

$19.95

You Hold Me Up / Gimanaadenim is by award-winning author Monique Gray Smith and is a 32-page picture book about friendship and kindness ideal for preschool and primary level students as educators introduce topics such as reconciliation. Gimanaadenim is in both English and Anishinaabemowin (Ojibwe). In everyday interactions young children can show kindness and caring in their relationships.

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Tu es là pour moi / You Hold Me Up, French, HC- Forthcoming 2021

$19.95

Tu es là pour moi is the French version of You Hold Me Up by award-winning author Monique Gray Smith is a 32-page picture book about friendship and kindness ideal for preschool and primary level students as educators introduce topics such as reconciliation. This book is illustrated by Danielle Daniel. In everyday interactions young children can show kindness and caring in their relationships.

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Nous sommes gentils / When We Are Kind, French, hardcover. Available in September 2020

$19.95

Nous sommes gentils is the French version of When We Are Kind,  a children’s picture book by Monique Gray Smith of Cree, Lakota and Scottish ancestry; and illustrated by Nicole Neidhardt, who is Diné (Navajo) on her mother’s side and a blend of European ancestry on her father’s side. When We Are Kind celebrates simple acts of everyday kindness and encourages children to explore how they feel when they initiate and receive acts of kindness in their lives.

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When We Are Kind / Nihaa ádahwiinít’i?´´igo, picture book, Dual Language

$19.95

When We Are Kind / Nihaa ádahwiinít’i?´´igo is a Diné / English children’s picture book by Monique Gray Smith of Cree, Lakota and Scottish heritage; illustrated by Nicole Neidhardt, who is Diné (Navajo) on her mother’s side and a blend of European ancestry on her father’s side and is from Santa Fe, New Mexico; and translated into Diné (Navajo) by Mildred Walters. When We Are Kind celebrates simple acts of everyday kindness and encourages children to explore how they feel when they initiate and receive acts of kindness in their lives.

Price: $19.95

When We Are Kind, picture book

$19.95

When We Are Kind is a children’s picture book by Monique Gray Smith of Cree, Lakota and Scottish ancestry; and illustrated by Nicole Neidhardt, who is Diné (Navajo) on her mother’s side and a blend of European ancestry on her father’s side. When We Are Kind celebrates simple acts of everyday kindness and encourages children to explore how they feel when they initiate and receive acts of kindness in their lives.

Price: $19.95

Speaking Our Truth, Teacher Guide, Paperback ed

$29.95

'Speaking our Truth A Journey of Reconciliation' Teacher Guide is an excellent complement to Speaking Our Truth published in 2017. Embark on your journey of reconciliation in the classroom by using this comprehensive guide to help you build an inquiry-based unit plan focused on Indigenous teachings. Begin the journey by thinking with your heart and packing for your journey with a teacher's checklist, practice ongoing collaborative practices by keeping a reflection journal for example and use daily strategies for meaningful learning.

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My Heart Fills With Happiness / sâkaskinêw nitêh miywêyihtamowin ohci, Hardcover ed

$6.95

'sâkaskinêw nitêh miywêyihtamowin ohci / My Heart Fills with Happiness' is written by award-winning author Monique Gray Smith and translated into Plains Cree by Mary Cardinal Collins is an early childhood title that brings joy and happiness to all families who read and celebrate this beautifully illustrated book by Julie Flett. Highly recommended and on the First Nation Communities READ 2019 list.

Price: $6.95

Speaking Our Truth: A Journey of Reconciliation hardcover ed 2018 FNCR

$29.95

Speaking Our Truth: A Journey of Reconciliation written by Monique Gray Smith for Orca Book Publishing invites young adult readers on a journey of discovery regarding truth and reconciliation about residential schools.  Organized into four broad categories such as a welcome to the issues; honesty - where we have come from; love - where do we stand today; kindness and reciprocity -  where do we go from here, this book guides students toward understanding by  employing critical thinking and taking action.  The book presents an effective background to the history of residential schools and gov

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