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As Long as the Rivers Flow

This is the story of Larry Loyie’s last summer before entering residential school. It is a time of learning and adventure. Leave a Reviewfeature0Save my

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Goodbye Buffalo Bay

Goodbye Buffalo Bay is the sequel to As Long As the Rivers Flow. It explores Lawrence’s last year in residential school, he learns the power

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They Called Me Number One

In this memoir of her years at St. Joseph’s Mission, Sellars breaks her silence about the residential school’s lasting effects on her and her family—from

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Indian Horse

For Saul, an Ojibway man who was forcibly taken from the land and his family when he’s sent to residential school. He finds salvation for

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Not My Girl

Margaret can’t wait to see her family, but her homecoming is not what she expected. Based on the true story of Margaret Pokiak-Fenton, and complemented

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Fatty Legs

Eight-year-old Margaret Pokiak has set her sights on learning to read, even though it means leaving her village in the high Arctic. Faced with unceasing

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Secret Path

Charlie Wenjack was 12-years-old when he ran away from Cecilia Jeffrey Indian Residential School in Kenora. He had been gone a week when his body

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Lucy & Lola

Lucy and Lola are 11-year-old twins who are heading to Gabriola Island, BC, to spend the summer with their Kookum (grandmother) while their mother studies

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I Lost My Talk

This poem is about Rita Joe losing her native language; it refers to the experiences she had in school while she was in foster care.