Niwîcihâw, I Help, paper ed

$12.95

Niwîcihâw, I Help is a bilingual picture book that celebrates the role of a Cree grandmother (Kohkum) as she takes her grandson on a short trip to the bush to pick rosehips. Previously published in 2008 as Niwechihaw, I Help by Caitlin Dale Nicholson who wrote and illustrated this gentle story with spare repetitive language about the child watching and following the lead of his teacher, Kohkum.  As he follows his grandmother, the boy watches and learns the cultural practices necessary to properly gather the ingredients to make rosehip tea.

Price: $12.95

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

Ukaliq and Kalla Go Fishing, hardcover ed

$16.95

Ukaliq and Kalla Go Fishing from Inhabit Media tells the story of two friends who could not be more different. Ukaliq is loud, excited, and always looking for adventure. Kalla, on the other hand, is calm, quiet, and knows it's best to be well-prepared before travelling out on the land or sea ice. When the two friends head out for a day of fishing, Ukaliq can barely wait to get his line in the water - but his eagerness to catch a fish may just leave him empty-handed in the end.

Price: $16.95

A Day With Yayah, hardcover ed 2018 FNCR

$19.95

A Day With Yayah is a picture book for primary and junior level children which follows an extended family on an outing to pick mushrooms in the family's traditional territory of the Nicola Valley, British Columbia. Grandmother (Yayeh) guides her grandchildren as they identify edible and healing plants and foods. The children also identify harmful plants.

Price: $19.95

Land Not Forgotten: Indigenous Food Security and Land-Based Practices in Northern Ontario, A, paper ed

$27.95

A Land Not Forgotten examines the disruptions in local food practices as a result of colonization and the cultural, educational, and health consequences of those disruptions. Food insecurity takes a disproportionate toll on the health of Canada's Indigenous people. This multidisiplinary work demonstrates how some Indigenous communities in northern Ontario are addressing challenges to food security through the restoration of land-based cultural practices.

Price: $27.95

Salmon Run, The, paper ed

$9.95

The Salmon Run is the 2016 picture book released from Theytus Books. Carrier also known as Dakelh artist Clayton Gauthier is the author and illustrator of this dual language information book. Gauthier took a writing course at the En’owkin Centre in British Columbia and ended up in a children's literature writing course. Through the course he was inspired to create a primary level account of one of the most important food sources on the Northwest Coast.

Price: $9.95

Canoe Kids Vol. 3 Mi'kmaq PDF

$14.95

Canoe Kids Volume 3 Mi'kmaq is the third issue of the publication designed as a family book for kids all ages. The mandate for the full-colour book is Exploring Indigenous Cultures through Authentic Indigenous Voices. This third Volume focuses on the Mi'kmaq located in Newfoundland. Articles include background about the Mi'kmaq of the North Atlantic Shores; Canoes; Harvesting Foods; and Respecting Mother Earth in Newfoundland. Throughout the text the editor has included colourful photographs of the geography, people, and animals living in Newfoundland.

Price: $14.95

Canoe Kids Vol. 3 Mi'kmaq Single Print Version

$22.95

Canoe Kids Volume 3 Mi'kmaq is the third issue of the publication designed as a family book for kids all ages. The mandate for the full-colour book is Exploring Indigenous Cultures through Authentic Indigenous Voices. This third Volume focuses on the Mi'kmaq located in Newfoundland. Articles include background about the Mi'kmaq of the North Atlantic Shores; Canoes; Harvesting Foods; and Respecting Mother Earth in Newfoundland. Throughout the text the editor has included colourful photographs of the geography, people, and animals living in Newfoundland.

Price: $22.95

Akilak's Adventure, paper ed 2018 FNCR

$10.95

Akilak's Adventure is a children's picture book set long ago when an Inuk grandmother and her granddaughter lived by themselves a day's walk from their relative's camp. Grandmother twists her ankle and is unable to walk to the neighbour's camp. So she sends her young granddaughter, Akilak, on a day's journey for some food. Akilak is uncertain about the journey but grandmother convinces the girl she is capable and the land will not run away; but will be reached eventually.  Akilak's Adventure begins when Akilak must travel a great distance to another camp to gather food.

Price: $10.95

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