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Unravelling Canada : a knitting odyssey —Olsen, Sylvia, 1955- author.
Book
2021
1 available of 6 items

"Toques, mittens and scarves are all associated with northern climates, but the quintessential garment of Canadian knitting is surely the bulky and distinctly patterned West Coast cardigan. In the early twentieth century...

Neekah's knitting needles —Olsen, Sylvia, 1955- author.
Book
2019
10 available of 10 items

"Neekah's great-grandma, Mumma, knit all her life. Her Grandma Dorothy knits, her mom knits, and all her aunties knit. Even some of Neekah's uncles knit. And Neekah wants to knit too. Every year she asks her mom if she c...

Which way should I go? —Olsen, Sylvia, 1955-
Book
2007
25 available of 26 items

The girl with a baby —Olsen, Sylvia, 1955-
Book
2003
65 available of 71 items

I was the same girl who came to school last year. They were the same kids. But nothing was the same and I knew it. I had become the girl with the baby.

Counting on hope —Olsen, Sylvia, 1955-
Book
2009
9 available of 10 items

Yetsa's sweater —Olsen, Sylvia, 1955-
Book
2006
30 available of 31 items

Yetsa, her mother and her grandmother gather to prepare the sheep fleeces piled in Grandma's yard. As they clean, wash and dry the fleece, laughter and hard work connect the three generations. Through Yetsa's sensual exp...

Sebastian Sasquatch —Olsen, Sylvia, 1955-
Book
2012
5 available of 5 items

Catching spring —Olsen, Sylvia, 1955-
Book
2004
33 available of 34 items

In 1957, Bobby, a First Nations boy, longs to enter a fishing derby, but he has no boat, no money and he has to work on the day of the derby.

White girl —Olsen, Sylvia, 1955-
Book
2004
93 available of 97 items

Until she was fourteen, Josie was pretty ordinary. Ther her Mom meets Martin, "a real ponytail Indian," and before long, Josie finds herself living on a reserve outside town, with a new stepfather, a new stepbrother, and...

Yellow line —Olsen, Sylvia, 1955-
Book
2005
20 available of 20 items

The line separating Native and White begins to blur for Vince as he finds himself falling for a First Nations girl.

Middle row —Olsen, Sylvia, 1955-
Book
2008
17 available of 17 items

In the face of ignorane and racism, Vince and Raedawn try to find out what has happened to a missing classmate.

Molly's promise —Olsen, Sylvia, 1955-
Book
2013
19 available of 19 items

Molly is certain she is a good singer {u2013} she sings in her head all the time. She doesn't sing out loud because of a promise she made to herself. With the talent competition looming, she must decide whether to break ...

Life cycle of a lie —Olsen, Sylvia, 1955- author.
Book
2014
6 available of 7 items

Fifteen-year-old Vikki loves her boyfriend, Linc. But when Jona moves to town, things get complicated. Jona is beautiful. Sensitive. Funny. At first, Vikki finds it thrilling to spend time with two delicious boys. But wh...

A different game —Olsen, Sylvia, 1955-
Book
2010
14 available of 15 items

Murphy and Mousetrap —Olsen, Sylvia, 1955-
Book
2005
28 available of 28 items

When Murphy, his mother and their cat Mousetrap move back to the reserve, Murphy is sure that both he and the cat are going to be miserable.

Which way should I go? —Olsen, Sylvia, 1955-
Restricted EAudiobook (NNELS)
2007

Joey is a happy Nuu-chah-nulth boy, eager to help and quick to see the bright side of things. But when he loses his beloved grandmother, the sun goes out in his world. Fortunately, she has left something of herself behin...

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