Top 10 Books About Residential Schools

Righting Canada's Wrongs: Residential Schools: The Devastating Impact on Canada's Indigenous…
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21 Things You May Not Know About The Indian Act: Helping Canadians Make Reconciliation With…
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#1 National Bestseller Based on a viral article, 21 Things You May Not Know About the Indian Act is the essential guide to understanding the legal document and its repercussion on generations of Indigenous Peoples, written by a leading cultural sensitivity…
Call Me Indian: From The Trauma Of Residential School To Becoming The Nhl's First Treaty Indigenous…
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NATIONAL BESTSELLER ONE OF INDIGO'S TOP 10 BOOKS of 2021 "Fred Sasakamoose played in the NHL before First Nations people had the right to vote in Canada. This page turner will have you cheering for 'Fast Freddy' as he faces off against huge challenges both…
The Boy From Buzwah: A Life In Indian Education
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The Reason You Walk: A Memoir
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|May 30, 2017

$22.00

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A moving father-son reconciliation told by a charismatic First Nations broadcaster, musician and activist. When his father was given a diagnosis of terminal cancer, Winnipeg broadcaster and musician Wab Kinew decided to spend a year reconnecting with the…
They Called Me Number One
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|April 15, 2012

$19.95

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BC Book Prize, Non-Fiction, Bev Sellars, They Called Me Number One (Finalist) Burt Award for First Nations, Métis, and Inuit Literature: Bev Sellars, They Called Me Number One (Third Prize winner) Like thousands of Aboriginal children in Canada, and elsewhere in…
Seven Fallen Feathers: Racism, Death, and Hard Truths in a Northern City
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The shocking true story covered by the Guardian and the New York Times of the seven young Indigenous students who were found dead in a northern Ontario city. In 1966, twelve-year-old Chanie Wenjack froze to death on the railway tracks after running away from…
Unsettling Canada: A National Wake-up Call
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Mamaskatch: A Cree Coming of Age
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|September 15, 2018

$29.95

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Growing up in the tiny village of Smith, Alberta, Darrel J. McLeod was surrounded by his Cree family’s history. In shifting and unpredictable stories, his mother, Bertha, shared narratives of their culture, their family and the cruelty that she and her sisters…
Genocidal Love: A Life After Residential School
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Genocidal Love delves into the long-term effects of childhood trauma on those who attended residential school and demonstrates the power of story to help in recovery and healing. Presenting herself as "Myrtle," Bevann Fox recounts her early childhood…