Ono:ra Kaia'ton:ni Oka:ra - The Corn Husk Doll is a Mohawk story adapted by Karonhiano:ron Alice McDonald for Mohawk language students at Kanehsatake, Quebec. The illustrated text is written in Mohawk. This story about a faceless corn husk doll explains the meaning of true beauty. The text was developed for elementary level students learning the Mohawk language. Mohawk language only. There is no English translation provided. An excellent teaching resource for anyone learning Kanehsatake Mohawk.
Ontiaten:ro Ne Isten:'a - My Mother is My Friend is a Mohawk story for beginning readers. The text was produced for elementary students learning Mohawk by the Kanehsatake Resource Centre and the Mohawk Language Centre, Kahnawake, Quebec. This 14-page illustrated language resource explains in simple phrases the many ways a mother helps a child. An excellent teaching resource for anyone learning Kanehsatake Mohawk.
Sing, Like a Hermit Thrush is a contemporary young adult novel that features thirteen-year-old Darrin Captain, a Mohawk youth whose mysterious dream launches an adventure in self-realization. Set on the Six Nations of the Grand River Territory, the author introduces characters whose family relationships and cultural heritage are foremost. The story involves Darrin and his attempt to solve the mystery of his dream. During his efforts, he learns about traditional Native storytelling, relationships and understands that it is okay to be different.