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The boy who walked backwards —Sures, Ben, 1967- author.
Book
2018
19 available of 26 items

The boy who walked backwards is a moving story about a young Ojibway boy, Leo, and his family in Serpent River First Nation. Leo's life turns to darkness when forced to attend residential school. Back home for Christma...

The journey forward : a novella on reconciliation.
Book
2018
47 available of 54 items

"From award-winning authors Richard Van Camp and Monique Gray Smith come two honest and memorable middle-grade novellas on residential schools and reconciliation. The novellas will be bound together in a "flip-book" form...

Stolen words —Florence, Melanie, author.
Book
2017
25 available of 46 items

"This picture book explores the intergenerational impact of Canada's residential school system that separated Indigenous children from their families. The story recognizes the pain of those whose culture and language wer...

These are my words : the residential school diary of Violet Pesheens —Slipperjack, Ruby, 1952- author.
Book
2016
42 available of 58 items

"Twelve-year-old Violet Pesheens is taken away to Residential School in 1966. The diary recounts her experiences of travelling there, the first day, and first months, focusing on the everyday life she experiences--the sc...

Ukulele Yukon —Orford, Emily-Jane Hills.
Book
2006
1 available of 1 items

I am not a number —Dupuis, Jenny Kay, author.
Restricted DAISY Zip (CELA)
2017

Based on the life of Jenny Kay Dupuis' own grandmother, a young First Nations girl who was sent to a residential school. When eight-year-old Irene is removed from her First Nations family to live in a residential school ...

When we were alone —Robertson, David, 1977- author.
Book
2016
41 available of 68 items

"When a young girl helps tend to her grandmother's garden, she begins to notice things that make her curious. Why does her grandmother have long, braided hair and beautifully colored clothing? Why does she speak another ...

La pirogue de Shin-chi —Campbell, Nicola I.
Book
2010
1 available of 3 items

Shi-shi-etko s'apprête à retourner au pensionnat indien pour une deuxième année, cette fois-ci accompagnée de son petit frère de six ans, Shin-chi. Elle lui remet une pirogue de cèdre miniature, cadeau symbolique ...

Gaawin gindaaswin ndaawsii = I am not a number —Dupuis, Jenny Kay, author.
Book
2019
7 available of 10 items

"A translation of I Am Not a Number to Anishinaabemowin (Ojibwe) - Nishnaabemwin, Nbisiing dialect. The book includes both English and Anishinaabemowin. I Am Not a Number is the true story of eight-year-old Irene, who is...

kimotinâniwiw itwêwina —Florence, Melanie, author.
Book
2019
16 available of 19 items

"A Cree translation of Stolen Words. The book is in both Cree and English. Stolen Words is a picture book about a little girl who sets out to help her grandfather discover the Cree language that was stolen from him when ...

These are my words the residential school diary of Violet Pesheens —Slipperjack, Ruby, 1952- author.
Restricted DAISY Zip (CELA)
2017

Twelve-year-old Violet Pesheens is taken away to Residential School in 1966. The diary recounts her experiences of travelling there, the first day, and first months, focusing on the everyday life she experiences--the sch...

These are my words the residential school diary of Violet Pesheens —Slipperjack, Ruby, 1952- author.
Restricted DAISY Zip (CELA)
2017

Twelve-year-old Violet Pesheens is taken away to Residential School in 1966. The diary recounts her experiences of travelling there, the first day, and first months, focusing on the everyday life she experiences--the sch...

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