Hiraeth

$18.95

'Hiraeth' is a 2019 First Nation Communities READ book of poems by Carol Rose Daniels (Cree/Dene). She is a published novelist (Bearskin Diary in 2015), poet, playwright, visual artist and musician. In 'Hiraeth', the reader is drawn to poems of nostalgia, yearning, the grief of lost places, a homesickness for home. Arranged in three sections that weave helpers, abandonment and spirit wisdom, these poems are powerful, a gift. The poems speak to a journey of struggle to find a place to belong and finding it. This is a highly recommended.

Price: $18.95

A Matter of Conscience, paperback ed

$24.99

'A Matter of Conscience'  follows the lives of Brenda and Greg, born at similar times. Brenda was taken in the Sixties Scoop from northwest Ontario and given to a White family; Greg is the only child of a small town Ontario couple. Their lives intersect in unexpected ways and their story weaves politics, injustices, and atrocities into a story of love, despair, redemption, and reflection.

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Metis Pioneers, Paper ed

$45.00

In 'Metis Pioneers' MacKinnon compares the survival strategies of two Métis women - Marie Rose Delorme Smith and Isabella Clark Hardisty Lougheed born during the fur trade – one from the French-speaking free trade tradition and one from the English-speaking Hudson’s Bay Company tradition – who settled in southern Alberta as the fur trade declined in favour of paper trade and a changing social landscape. Born of family involved in the North West Company and the Hudson Bay Company respectively this is the story of their French-Metis and Anglo-Metis lives.

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Honouring the Strength of Indian Women

$24.95

‘Honouring the Strength of Indian Women’ is a combination of many efforts inspired by Vera Manuel. Manuel’s dramatherapy groups generated several scripts and selected poems, plays, photos, short stories were collated by University of Manitoba Press First Voices, First Texts and The People and the Text project, from protected and archived works by Emalene Manuel, Vera’s sister.

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Surviving the City, paper ed

$18.95

Surviving the City written by Tasha Spillett, Nehiyaw (Cree) and Trinidadian, with effective illustrations from Metis artist Natasha Donovan brings the issue of missing and murdered Indigenous women and girls to intermediate and secondary level readers. This 56-page graphic novel in the Debwe Series from Highwater Press presents the story of two teen girls attending an urban high school in Winnipeg.

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Indigenous Peoples' Contributions to Canada: Indigenous Peoples in the World Wars, paper ed.

$12.10

Indigenous Peoples in the World Wars is part of the four volume Indigenous Peoples’ Contributions to Canada series from Beech Street Books.  Simon Rose authors this 24-page information book for elementary students that provides information about the role of First Nation, Inuit and Métis individuals and communities during the First and Second World Wars. This book has four chapters that present information about the First World War, the Second World War, Indigenous Women in the World Wars, and The Home Front.

Price: $12.10

Indigenous Peoples' Contributions to Canada: Indigenous Peoples in the World Wars, hardcover ed.

$27.15

Indigenous Peoples in the World Wars is part of the four volume Indigenous Peoples’ Contributions to Canada series from Beech Street Books.  Simon Rose authors this 24-page information book for elementary students that provides information about the role of First Nation, Inuit and Métis individuals and communities during the First and Second World Wars. This book has four chapters that present information about the First World War, the Second World War, Indigenous Women in the World Wars, and The Home Front.

Price: $27.15

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