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These are my words : the residential school diary of Violet Pesheens —Slipperjack, Ruby, 1952- author.
Book
2016
37 available of 59 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...

Dog tracks : a novel —Slipperjack, Ruby, 1952- author.
Book
2020
17 available of 18 items

"Abby is having trouble fitting in at Bear Creek Reserve. After having lived most of her life with her grandparents in town, it's definitely a transition moving back to the reserve. When Choom, her grandfather, falls ill...

Les mots qu'il me reste : Violette Pesheens, pensionnaire à l'école résidentielle —Slipperjack, Ruby, 1952- author.
Book
2017
4 available of 4 items

Violette Pesheens a de la difficulté à s'adapter à sa nouvelle vie au pensionnat. Sa grand-mère lui manque et de sérieux affrontements éclatent entre des filles cries. De plus, tout le monde la dévisage dans cette...

Silent words —Slipperjack, Ruby, 1952-
Book
1992
58 available of 59 items

"Set in northwestern Ontario in the 1960s, Silent Words tells the story of a young Native boy and his journey of self-discovery. Danny's life is a daily struggle for survival. He runs away from his violent and abusive ...

Little voice —Slipperjack, Ruby, 1952-
Book
2001
27 available of 29 items

Life has been hard for Ray since her father died. She misses him and thinks that her mother is too busy for her.

Weesquachak —Slipperjack, Ruby, 1952-
Book
2005
13 available of 13 items

Honour the sun —Slipperjack, Ruby, 1952-
Book
1987
26 available of 27 items

In northern Ontario are many isolated Native communities. Some had been trrading posts attracting Indians from different reserves. This is the story of one community where a 10 yr. girl called The Owl writes seasonal dia...

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...

Honour the sun —Slipperjack, Ruby, 1952-
Restricted DAISY Zip (CELA)
2012

A 10-year-old girl, The Owl, lives in a small isolated native community in northern Ontario. Beginning in the summer of 1962, she writes seasonal diaries which describe her loving and carefree childhood. Upon reaching he...

Little Voice —Slipperjack, Ruby, 1952-
Restricted EAudiobook (NNELS)
2013

Life has been tough for Ray since her father died in a logging accident. Kids at school make fun of her, and she thinks her mother is too busy to need her. Then Ray gets the chance she has always wanted: to spend the s...

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