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These are my words : the residential school diary of Violet Pesheens —Slipperjack, Ruby, 1952- author.
Book
2016
44 available of 56 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-
Book
2008
9 available of 10 items

Abby finds life difficult when she returns to the Bear Lake Reserve to live with her mother. But, with the help of the reserve's chief, the teachings of the community Elders, a puppy named Ki-Moot, and her parents' visio...

Little voice —Slipperjack, Ruby, 1952-
Book
2001
25 available of 26 items

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

Les mots qu'il me reste : Violette Pesheens, pensionnaire à l'école résidentielle —Slipperjack, Ruby, 1952- author.
Book
2017
3 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 60 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 ...

Weesquachak —Slipperjack, Ruby, 1952-
Book
2005
14 available of 14 items

Honour the sun —Slipperjack, Ruby, 1952-
Book
1987
27 available of 28 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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