Pemmican Wars

byKatherena VermetteIllustratorScott B. Henderson, Donovan Yaciuk

November 17, 2017|
Pemmican Wars by Katherena Vermette
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Echo Desjardins, a 13-year-old Métis girl adjusting to a new home and school, is struggling with loneliness while separated from her mother. Then an ordinary day in Mr. Bee''s history class turns extraordinary, and Echo''s life will never be the same. During Mr. Bee''s lecture, Echo finds herself transported to another time and place-a bison hunt on the Saskatchewan prairie-and back again to the present. In the following weeks, Echo slips back and forth in time. She visits a Métis camp, travels the old fur-trade routes, and experiences the perilous and bygone era of the Pemmican Wars.

Pemmican Wars is the first graphic novel in a new series, A Girl Called Echo, by Governor General Award-winning writer, and author of Highwater Press'' The Seven Teaching Stories, Katherena Vermette.

Katherena Vermette is a Métis writer from Treaty 1 territory, the heart of the Métis Nation, Winnipeg, Manitoba, Canada. Her first book, North End Love Songs (The Muses Company) won the Governor General''s Literary Award for Poetry. Her National Film Board documentary, this river, won the 2017 Canadian Screen Award for Best S...
Title:Pemmican WarsFormat:PaperbackProduct dimensions:47 pages, 9.9 X 6.3 X 0.4 inShipping dimensions:47 pages, 9.9 X 6.3 X 0.4 inPublished:17 novembre 2017Publisher:Portage & Main PressLanguage:English

The following ISBNs are associated with this title:

ISBN - 10:1553796780

ISBN - 13:9781553796787

Appropriate for ages: All ages

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