Three Feathers: A Graphic Novel (FNCR 2017)

Highwater PressSKU: 9781553795360

Author:
Van Camp, Richard
Grade Levels:
Eight, Nine, Ten, Eleven, Twelve
Nation:
Cree, Dene
Book Type:
PB
Pages:
48
Publisher:
Highwater Press
Copyright Data:
2015

Price:
Sale price$18.95
Stock:
In stock

Description

Three Feathers: A Graphic Novel by Richard Van Camp explores the power and grace of restorative justice in one Northern community and the cultural legacy that can empower future generations. Three young men, Flinch, Bryce, and Rupert, have vandalized their community and are sent by its Elders to live nine months on the land as part of the circle sentencing process. There, the young men learn to take responsibility for their actions and acquire the humility required to return home. But, when they do return, will they be forgiven for what they've done? Renowned author Richard Van Camp is a proud member of the Dogrib (Tlicho) Nation from Fort Smith, Northwest Territories. K. Mateus is a Canadian illustrator who always knew art was her calling. Her interest in illustration in various formats inspired her to teach herself the skills she needed. Three Feathers is her first graphic novel. Three Feathers has been selected in the Young Adult/Adult Category Longlist for First Nation Communities READ 2017.

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