Phyllis Webstad

Phyllis Webstad (nee Jack) is Northern Secwepemc (Shuswap) from the Stswecem’c Xgat’tem First Nation (Canoe Creek/Dog Creek). She comes from mixed Secwepemc and European ancestry. The author of multiple books, she tours the country telling her story and raising awareness about the impacts of the Residential School System. Her simple orange shirt has become a conversation starter for all aspects of Residential School across Canada and beyond.

Books by Phyllis Webstad

Beyond the Orange Shirt Story is a unique collection of truths, as told by Phyllis Webstad’s family and others, that will give readers an up-close look at what life was like before, during, and after their Residential School experiences.
Paperback
9781989122754
$19.99

Teacher lesson plan that accompanies the book Beyond the Orange Shirt Story. Beyond the Orange Shirt Story is a unique collection of truths, as told by Phyllis Webstad’s family and others, that will give readers an up-close look at what life was like before, during, and after their Residential School experiences.

Paperback
9781989122761
$7.99
A short rhyming story for a young audience (ages 4–6) about Phyllis Webstad’s experience attending residential school, the story behind Orange Shirt day.
Hardcover
9781989122488
$11.95
A story for children about Phyllis Webstad’s experience of the First Nations residential school system in Canada.
Paperback
9781989122006
$16.99
A book created to help deepen one’s understanding of Orange Shirt Day and reconciliation through personal stories and resources.
Hardcover
9781989122433
$32.99
A short rhyming story for readers about Phyllis Webstad’s experience attending residential school, the story behind Orange Shirt day.
Hardcover
9781989122242
$11.95
A story for children about Phyllis Webstad’s experience of the First Nations residential school system in Canada.
Paperback
9780993869495
$19.99
A story for children about Phyllis Webstad’s experience of the First Nations residential school system in Canada.
Paperback
9781989122013
$19.99