19 Results
19 Results
Stolen words —Florence, Melanie, author.
Book
2017
38 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...

Residential schools : the devastating impact on Canada's Indigenous Peoples and the Truth and Reconciliation Commission's findings and calls for action —Florence, Melanie, author.
Book
2016
94 available of 99 items

Canada's residential school system for aboriginal young people is now recognized as a grievous historic wrong committed against First Nations, Metis, and Inuit peoples. This book documents this subject in a format that w...

He who dreams —Florence, Melanie, author.
Book
2017
33 available of 37 items

A soccer star surprises everyone by signing up for Indigenous dance classes.

Missing Nimâmâ —Florence, Melanie, author.
Book
2015
16 available of 19 items

Missing Nimâmâ is a story of love, loss, and acceptance, showing the human side of a national tragedy.

Just lucky —Florence, Melanie, author.
Book
2019
12 available of 14 items

Fifteen-year-old Lucky loves her grandparents, but when her grandma sets the kitchen on fire, Lucky can't hide what's happening any longer, and she is sent into foster care. She quickly learns that some families are okay...

Dreaming in color —Florence, Melanie, author.
Book
2020
8 available of 10 items

"In this high-interest novel for teen readers, a young teen is thrilled when she gets into art school but shocked to learn that some students feel she doesn't belong there"-- Provided by publisher.

One night —Florence, Melanie, author.
Book
2015
12 available of 13 items

Rez rebel —Florence, Melanie, author.
Book
2017
16 available of 16 items

Floyd Twofeathers has always trusted his mom, a traditional healer, and his dad, hereditary chief of their band, to take care of the people on their reserve. But a lack of educational and career opportunities, medical su...

kimotinâniwiw itwêwina —Florence, Melanie, author.
Book
2019
18 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 ...

Jordin Tootoo : the highs and lows in the journey of the first Inuit player in the NHL —Florence, Melanie, author.
Book
2020
1 available of 2 items

Highlights the life and accomplishments of the first Inuk to play in the NHL.

The missing —Florence, Melanie, author.
Book
2016
18 available of 20 items

Missing Nimâmâ —Florence, Melanie, author.
Braille
2015
0 available of 1 items

Missing Nimâmâ is a story of love, loss, and acceptance, showing the human side of a national tragedy.

The poisoning angel —Teulé, Jean, author.
Book
2014
2 available of 2 items

Jean Teulé brings his unique blend of imagination and historical insight to the startling tale of history's most notorious female poisoner and her decades-long killing spree.

He Who Dreams —Florence, Melanie, author.
EBook
2017

"When John discovers dancing, he finds himself facing ridicule from his soccer teammates and hostility from the dancers at the cultural center. To dance at the Pow Wow, he must learn to balance his responsibilities, conf...

Jordin Tootoo : the highs and lows in the journey of the first Inuit player in the NHL —Florence, Melanie, author.
Book
2010
2 available of 2 items

Highlights the life and accomplishments of the first Inuit to play in the NHL.

Buttons the kitten —Florence, Debbi Michiko, author.
Book
2020
1 available of 1 items

"How do you make the world's shyest kitten feel safe, so he can find a forever home?" -- cover.

Missing Nimâmâ —Florence, Melanie, author.
Restricted EText (NNELS)
2015

"A young mother, one of the many missing indigenous women, watches over her small daughter as she grows up without her nimama. Together, but separated, they experience important milestones: the first day of school, first...

Rez runaway —Florence, Melanie, author.
Restricted DAISY Zip (CELA)
2017

Raised on a reserve in northern Ontario, seventeen-year-old Joe Littlechief tries to be like the other guys. But Joe knows he's different -- he's more interested in guys than in any of the girls he knows. One night Joe m...

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