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When We Are Kind / Nihá’ádaahwiinít’íįgo
By (author): Monique Gray Smith   Illustrated by: Nicole Neidhardt   Translated by: Mildred Walters
ISBN: 9781459827530
Publisher: Orca Book Publishers
Pages: 32
Price: $19.95
This dual-language beautiful picture book looks at how the simple act of being kind, to others and oneself, affects all aspects of a child’s life. In English and Diné.
Dreaming in Color
By (author): Melanie Florence
ISBN: 9781459825864
Publisher: Orca Book Publishers
Pages: 144
Price: $10.95
In this high-interest novel for teen readers, a young teen is thrilled when she gets into art school but shocked to learn that some students feel she doesn’t belong there.
Grandmother School
By (author): Rina Singh   Illustrated by: Ellen Rooney
ISBN: 9781459819054
Publisher: Orca Book Publishers
Pages: 32
Price: $19.95
This brilliantly illustrated picture book tells the story of the Aajibaichi Shala, the Grandmother School, that was opened in Phangane, India, in 2016 to teach local grandmothers how to read and write.
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.
Heads Up
By (author): Melanie Siebert   Illustrated by: Belle Wuthrich
ISBN: 9781459819115
Publisher: Orca Book Publishers
Pages: 192
Price: $24.95
This nonfiction book for teen readers is a guide to understanding mental health and coping with mental illness, trauma and recovery. It features real-life stories of resilient teens and highlights innovative approaches to mental health challenges.
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.
Pride
By (author): Robin Stevenson
ISBN: 9781459821248
Publisher: Orca Book Publishers
Pages: 168
Price: $24.95
This revised, updated and expanded edition of the award-winning book Pride: Celebrating Diversity & Community (2016) celebrates the LGBTQ+ community’s diversity, the incredible victories of the past fifty years and the voices of young activists.
May We Have Enough to Share
By (author): Richard Van Camp
ISBN: 9781459816244
Publisher: Orca Book Publishers
Pages: 24
Price: $10.95
A beautiful board book about gratitude by celebrated Indigenous author Richard Van Camp, complemented by photos from Tea & Bannock, a collective blog by Indigenous women photographers.
Meennunyakaa / Blueberry Patch
By (author): Jennifer Leason   Edited by: Norman Chartrand
ISBN: 9781926886589
Publisher: Theytus Books Ltd.
Pages: 32
Price: $19.95
In this dual-language book, the story of how Indigenous people harvested berries and how that tradition continues to this day.
Sus Yoo / The Bear's Medicine
By (artist): Clayton Gauthier   Translated by: Danny Alexis, Theresa Austin
ISBN: 9781926886572
Publisher: Theytus Books Ltd.
Pages: 32
Price: $19.95
In this dual-language book, a mother bear takes her cubs out on the land to teach them how to survive.
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.
Kung Fu Master
By (author): Marty Chan
ISBN: 9781459822467
Publisher: Orca Book Publishers
Pages: 144
Price: $9.95
In this high-interest novel for middle readers, everyone assumes Jon Wong is a martial arts expert because he's Chinese.
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