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Mitêwâcimowina
Edited by: Neal McLeod
ISBN: 9781926886398
Publisher: Theytus Books Ltd.
Pages: 336
Price: $24.95
Many strange tales woven and crafted to keep the reader glued to the book until its final page.
My Heart Fills With Happiness
By (author): Monique Gray Smith   Illustrated by: Julie Flett
ISBN: 9781459809574
Publisher: Orca Book Publishers
Pages: 24
Price: $9.95
A board book that celebrates happiness and invites children to reflect on the little things in life that bring them joy.
My Heart Fills With Happiness / Nijiikendam
By (author): Monique Gray Smith   Illustrated by: Julie Flett   Translated by: Angela Mesic, Margaret Noodin
ISBN: 9781459825390
Publisher: Orca Book Publishers
Pages: 26
Price: $19.95
A dual-language book that celebrates happiness and invites children to reflect on the little things in life that bring them joy. In English and Anishinaabemowin.
My Heart Fills With Happiness / sâkaskinêw nitêh miywêyihtamowin ohci
By (author): Monique Gray Smith   Illustrated by: Julie Flett   Translated by: Mary Cardinal Collins   Edited by:
ISBN: 9781459820180
Publisher: Orca Book Publishers
Pages: 24
Price: $6.95
This dual-language book that celebrates happiness and invites children to reflect on the little things in life that bring them joy. In English and Plains Cree.
My Life in a Kwagul Big House
By (author): Diane Jacobson
ISBN: 9781894778206
Publisher: Theytus Books Ltd.
Pages: 216
Price: $18.95
In the 1960s, Western culture captured the fancy of Honey's community and family, and its spell inevitably changed a Kwagu'l family. This is Honey's story.
My Life with the Salmon
By (author): Diane Jacobson
ISBN: 9781894778886
Publisher: Theytus Books Ltd.
Pages: 180
Price: $18.95
Diane "Honey" Jacobson's latest book is an important comment about First Nations efforts to save the salmon and her personal youthful journey to find meaning and a sense of place in life.
Neekna and Chemai
By (author): Jeannette Armstrong   Illustrated by: Barbara Marchand
ISBN: 9781926886435
Publisher: Theytus Books Ltd.
Pages: 52
Price: $14.95
Neekna and Chemai are two little girls growing up in the Okanagan Valley in the time before contact. Through these two friends, we learn about the seasonal life patterns of the Okanagan First Peoples.
One Earth
By (author): Anuradha Rao
ISBN: 9781459818866
Publisher: Orca Book Publishers
Pages: 208
Price: $24.95
This nonfiction book for teens profiles twenty environmental defenders of color from around the world. Their individual stories show that the intersection of environment and ethnicity is an asset to protecting our planet. Illustrated with photos of each of the people profiled.
Picking Up the Pieces
By (author)s: Carey Newman, Kirstie Hudson
ISBN: 9781459819955
Publisher: Orca Book Publishers
Pages: 180
Price: $39.95
This nonfiction book, illustrated with photographs, tells the story of the making of the Witness Blanket, a work by Indigenous artist Carey Newman that includes hundreds of items from every residential school in Canada and stories from the Survivors who donated them.
Powwow
ISBN: 9781459812345
Publisher: Orca Book Publishers
Pages: 88
Price: $24.95
Part of the nonfiction Orca Origins series for middle readers. Illustrated with photographs, Powwow is a guide to the dance, music and culture of this Indigenous celebration.
Racin' Jason
By (author): Elaine Wagner   Illustrated by: Janet Kaszonyi
ISBN: 9781894778732
Publisher: Theytus Books Ltd.
Pages: 52
Price: $12.95
An uplifting tale of one orphan boy's unwavering faith in the abandoned Appaloosa colt that he raises and transforms into a racehorse.
Red Rooms
By (author): Cherie Dimaline
ISBN: 9781926886176
Publisher: Theytus Books Ltd.
Pages: 192
Price: $18.95
Naomi, a Native chambermaid in a busy downtown hotel, amuses herself by imagining the past, present and future lives of five hotel guests, whom she observed in passing.
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