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2016
"An Ojibwe boy runs away from a North Ontario Indian School. He realizes too late just how far away home is. Along the way he's followed by Manitous, spirits of the forest who comment on his plight, cajoling, taunting, a...
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Book

2015
"In the 1950s, 7-year-old Edmund Metatawabin was separated from his family and placed in one of Canada's worst residential schools. St. Anne's, in northern Ontario, is an institution now notorious for the range of punish...
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Book On CD

2009
Cree bush pilot Will Bird lies comatose in a hospital, while his wayward niece Annie arrives to sit in silent vigil by his side. Slowly their stories reveal two people previously separated by great distances, beaten and...
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DAISY Sound Recording

2006
In 1919, Niska, an old Cree medicine woman, goes to retrieve soldier Xavier Bird, who arrives back without a leg, addicted to morphine, and near death. Niska paddles Xavier home while telling him her life story, and in r...
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DAISY Sound Recording

2011
Riel, regarded by some as a hero and visionary, by others as a madman and misguided religious zealot, fought for the rights of the Métis people and helped establish the province of Manitoba before escaping to the United...
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DAISY Sound Recording

2017
An Ojibwe boy runs away from a North Ontario Indian School. He realizes too late just how far away home is. Along the way he's followed by Manitous, spirits of the forest who comment on his plight, cajoling, taunting, an...
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DAISY Sound Recording

2003
A collection of short stories set in the native reserves in Northern Ontario. The characters include a young woman who falls in love with a wolf, a boy who enters the pro-wrestling ring and takes on the defending champio...
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DAISY Sound Recording

2009
Will Bird is a legendary Cree bush pilot, now in a coma; his niece Annie, returned from her journey, sits beside his bed. Their secrets are revealed - the tragic betrayal that cost Will his family, Annie's desperate sear...
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Sound Recording

2009
Will Bird is a legendary Cree bush pilot, now in a coma; his niece Annie, returned from her journey, sits beside his bed. Their secrets are revealed - the tragic betrayal that cost Will his family, Annie's desperate sear...
Book jacket

Restricted DAISY Zip (CELA)

2017
An Ojibwe boy runs away from a North Ontario Indian School. He realizes too late just how far away home is. Along the way he's followed by Manitous, spirits of the forest who comment on his plight, cajoling, taunting, an...
Book jacket

Restricted DAISY Zip (CELA)

2008
1919. Nord de l'Ontario. Niska, une vieille Indienne Cree, attend sur un quai de gare le retour d'un soldat qui a survécu à la guerre. Pourtant, l'homme qui descend du train n'est pas Elijah, mais son neveu Xavier qu...
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EBook

2008
It is 1919, and Niska, the last Oji-Cree woman to live off the land, has received word that one of the two boys she saw off to the Great War has returned. Xavier Bird, her sole living relation, is gravely wounded and add...