ABC Animal Babies of Canada, board book, 2018 FNCR

$12.50

ABC: Animal Babies of Canada is an A to Z alphabet book featuring 26 baby animals from all across the country. The book contains information about each animal’s range in Canada and their conservation status.  Simple rhyming sentences provide bits of information about antelope, bobcat, cougar, deer, fox, grizzly bear, harp seal, jack rabbit, lynx, moose, narwhal, otter, polar bear, quail, raccoon, sea wolf, turtle, wolverine, yellowthroat, and zooplankton.

Price: $12.50

Cloud Artist, The, hardcover ed 2018 FNCR

$23.95

The Cloud Artist by Choctaw author Sherri Maret and Choctaw artist Marisha Sequoia Clark is published by RoadRunner Press. An imaginary story about a Choctaw girl who discovers her gift for painting with the clouds on a sunny day. Her family and friends are entertained and one day a traveling carnival sees her magical creations. The carnival man wants Leona to travel with the show and make cloud paintings as their cloud artist. To Leona this is a big decision that the girl has to make for herself. In the end Leona chooses to remain with her family.

Price: $23.95

Struggling With My Soul, paper ed 2018 FNCR

$16.95

Struggling With My Soul is a 100-page reader developed by Mamu Tshishkutamashutau Innu Education and Boulder Publications about the Innu Nation of Labrador as seen through the eyes of Innu leader George Rich. George Rich was born in Nain in 1962. His early childhood was spent in the interior of Labrador, primarily in the area around Border Beacon. As a boy, George travelled with his parents throughout the northern areas of the Innu territories inland from Utshimassit.

Price: $16.95

Only in My Hometown: Kisimi Taimaippaktut Angirrarijararani, hardcover ed 2018 FNCR

$18.95

Only in My Hometown: Kisimi Taimaippaktut Angirrarijarani is written and illustrated by sisters Angnakuluk Friesen and Ippiksaut Friesen about growing up in Rankin Inlet, Nunavut. Written in Inuktitut (using both syllabics and transliterated roman orthography) and English the 24-page book tells readers about the girls and their family in simple poetry format along with colour drawings of key activities the girls enjoyed while growing up.

Price: $18.95

Once in a Blue Moon, hardcover ed 2018 FNCR

$17.95

Once in a Blue Moon is a fictional account told in simple rhyming verse about the rare appearance of a blue moon. A blue moon is a second full moon in a calendar month. The author who identifies as Metis is also the illustrator for this book suggested for primary level students. Published by Groundwood Books in 2017.  Selected for the 2018 FNCR longlist for First Nation Communities Read.

Price: $17.95

Coyote Tales, hardcover ed 2018 FNCR

$16.95
Coyote Tales is an ideal reader for beginners as this chapter book takes two previously published picture books by storyteller and humourist Thomas King. This title contains Coyote Sings to the Moon and Coyote's New Suit with black and white drawings by Byron Eggenschwiler and tells how trickster can play tricks on others and how he can also be shown the errors of his behaviors.
Price: $16.95

Sockeye Mother, The, hardcover ed 2018 FNCR

$23.00
The Sockeye Mother is a unique non-fiction picture book about a key food resource vital for the Gitxsan people and their Northwest Coast environment.  Author Hetxw’ms Gyetxw (Brett D Huson)  from the Gitxsan Nation  and Metis illustrator Natasha Donovan combine their skills in the creation of an informative, lyrical, and engaging read about the environment and life cycle where sockeye salmon live out their lives.
Price: $23.00

Seven Fallen Feathers: Racism, Death, and Hard Truths in a Northern City, paper ed 2018 FNCR

$22.95

Seven Fallen Feathers: Racism, Death, and Hard Truths in a Northern City recounts with clarity and honesty the truths surrounding the lives of seven Indigenous teenagers who lost their lives while attending high school in Thunder Bay, Ontario.

Price: $22.95

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