In One Story, One Song, Richard Wagamese invites readers to accompany him on his travels. His focus is on stories: how they shape us, how they empower us, how they change our lives. Ancient and contemporary, cultural and spiritual, funny and sad, the tales are grouped according to the four Ojibway storytelling principles: balance, harmony, knowledge and intuition.

In One Story, One Song, Richard Wagamese invites readers to accompany him on his travels. His focus is on stories: how they shape us, how they empower us, how they change our lives. Ancient and contemporary, cultural and spiritual, funny and sad, the tales are grouped according to the four Ojibway storytelling principles: balance, harmony, knowledge and intuition.

A fictionalized account of the experiences of five children who were sent to an aboriginal boarding school at Kuper Island in the mid-twentieth century

No Time to Say Goodbye: Children's Stories of Kuper Island Residential School Fic Ols

An illustrated exploration of the cycles and seasons of life and the value of friendship in Native culture, presented in rhyming text in both English and Cree, with an audio CD featuring the music of Northern Cree, a pow-wow group.

An illustrated exploration of the cycles and seasons of life and the value of friendship in Native culture, presented in rhyming text in both English and Cree, with an audio CD featuring the music of Northern Cree, a pow-wow group.

Violet Pesheen is struggling to adjust to her new life at Residential School. She misses her Grandma; she has run-ins with Cree girls; at her “white” school, everyone just stares; and everything she brought has been taken from her, including her name—she is now just a number. But worst of all, she has a fear.

I used to love the Dear Canada series. Dear Canada: These Are My Words: The Residential School Diary of Violet Pesheens By Ruby Slipperjack

"This moving tale of self-discovery takes place during the Oka uprising in the summer of 1990. Adopted as an infant, Carrie has always felt somehow out of place. Recurring dreams haunt her, warning her that someone close to her is in danger. When she discovers that her birth family is Mohawk living in Quebec, Carrie makes the long journey and finally achieves the sense of home and belonging that has always eluded her"--Back cover.

A Mohawk girl adopted into a white family gets in touch with her heritage against the backdrop of the 1990 Oka crisis in Quebec.

Meditation about what it means to be "Indian" in North America. Insights of the relationship between non-Native and Native peoples in the centuries since the two first encountered each other. Refashions old stories about historical events and figures, takes a sideways look at film and pop culture, relates experiences with activism and articulates an understanding of laws and treaties on Native peoples and lands. Includes reading guide and interview with author.

The Inconvenient Indian: a curious account of native people in North America. by Thomas King.

Additional topics include: contemporary design evolution with 50 examples, 20 designs to draw and paint, and a Quick Reference Chart containing over 100 designs.-provided by Amazon

Additional topics include: contemporary design evolution with 50 examples, 20 designs to draw and paint, and a Quick Reference Chart containing over 100 designs.-provided by Amazon

This reference and instructional manual contains a detailed thoroughly analysed, well-supported comparisons of the four Pacific Northwest First Nations art styles. There are 800 clear, detailed illustrations accompanied by straightforward copy. Topics include design formalise, ovoids, U shapes, S shapes, heads, body parts, and design formation, as well as a step-by-step "How to Draw" section.- provided by Amazon

This reference and instructional manual contains a detailed thoroughly analysed, well-supported comparisons of the four Pacific Northwest First Nations art styles. There are 800 clear, detailed illustrations accompanied by straightforward copy. Topics include design formalise, ovoids, U shapes, S shapes, heads, body parts, and design formation, as well as a step-by-step "How to Draw" section.- provided by Amazon

A broad overview of traditional ways common to a large number of diverse First Nations groups

A broad overview of traditional ways common to a large number of diverse First Nations groups

A collection of poems by First Nations poet Louise Bernice Halfe, many written in response to memories that arose in response to the Truth and Reconciliation Commission.

A collection of poems by First Nations poet Louise Bernice Halfe, many written in response to memories that arose in response to the Truth and Reconciliation Commission.

Playwright, broadcaster, actor and comedian Darrell Dennis looks at European-First Nations interactions in Canada from the moment of first contact to today.

Winner - Peace Pipe Dreams: The Truth about Lies about Indians by Darrell Dennis

Violet Pesheens struggles to adjust to her new life at residential school and fears forgetting who she was before she came there. Drawn from the author's personal experiences at residential school.

Violet Pesheens struggles to adjust to her new life at residential school and fears forgetting who she was before she came there. Drawn from the author's personal experiences at residential school.

When Shin-chi and his sister go off to his first year of Residential School in a cattle truck, she warns him of all the things he must not do. The days are long, he is very lonely and always hungry, but he find solace down at the river with a gift from his father, a tiny cedar canoe. It seems like a very long time until the salmon swim upriver again and he can finally go home.

When Shin-chi and his sister go off to his first year of Residential School in a cattle truck, she warns him of all the things he must not do. The days are long, he is very lonely and always hungry, but he find solace down at the river with a gift from his father, a tiny cedar canoe. It seems like a very long time until the salmon swim upriver again and he can finally go home.

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