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Amber Green

A Big Mistake?
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Format: Paperback
Text Content Territories: Indigenous Canadian;
Grade Levels: 1; 2; 3; 4;

Written by Richelle Lovegrove and illustrated by Amber Green, A Big Mistake? is a beautiful children’s book that explores friendship, gifts and generosity.

When Summer’s best friend compliments the necklace her kokum gave her, she remembers her Elder’s teaching and gives the necklace away. But when her kokum comes over for supper, Summer worries that she made a big mistake by giving away such a special gift.

$9.95

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First Nations Ceremonies
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Format: Paperback
Text Content Territories: Indigenous Canadian; First Nations; Anishinaabeg;
Grade Levels: 3; 4; 5; 6; 7; 8; 9;

Written from an Anishinaabe perspective, First Nations Ceremonies explores various Anishinaabe teachings that have been handed down from Elders, encouraging mino-pimaatisiwin, the good life. These practices are still used today, crossing time from the past to the future.


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24 pages
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$4.95

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Fisher Finds the Bag of Summer
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Format: Paperback
Grade Levels: Kindergarten; 1; 2; 3; 4;

Under a blanket of stars, Warren has a dream about an unending winter, with animals teaming up to search for the lost bag of summer. Just as in the Anishinaabe and Ininew legend, Fisher, a brave hunter, is chosen to bring the bag of summer back to their home. But will he find the bag in time, or will the summer animals ruin his plans to bring warmth to the northern lands?

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Grades 4 and under.

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$12.95

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Keeping Baby Close: The Making of a Moss Bag
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Format: Paperback
Text Content Territories: Indigenous Canadian;

The moss bags of the Plains Indians kept babies safe, content, and part of daily life. This two-part book first explores the features and purpose of moss bags, along with softly coloured illustrations. The second part includes step-by-step directions for making a moss bag, accompanied by explanatory photos. Discover more about moss bags, the ingenious creation of early mothers and grandmothers living close to Mother Earth.

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Juvenile Nonfiction

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$7.95

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Peseskewak (Animals Activity Book: Cree)
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Format: Paperback
Text Content Territories: Indigenous Canadian; First Nations; Cree (Nehiyawak);
Grade Levels: 1; 2; 3;

Learn animal names in Cree with this fun and playful activity workbook. Lively illustrations bring the animals to life. Practice how to write out syllabics, play matching games and colour your own animals! Ideal for home or school.

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$7.95

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Shanna's Christmas Pudding
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Format: Paperback
Text Content Territories: Indigenous Canadian;
Grade Levels: 1; 2; 3; 4; 5;

Perfect for any time of year! In this delightful children’s book, with beautiful, original illustrations, Shanna learns more than just a recipe for a yummy Christmas dessert. She learns the importance of tradition, sharing and respecting her Elders. All with the help of her Kookum.
Full-colour images AND recipe included.

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$6.95

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Smudging
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Format: Paperback
Text Content Territories: Indigenous Canadian;
Grade Levels: Preschool; Kindergarten; 1; 2; 3;

In this story, River and his Auntie demonstrate how to smudge and share why smudging is important.

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This book is ideal for reader level K-3.

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$7.95

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Treaty Tales Trilogy
Format: Paperback
Text Content Territories: Indigenous Canadian;
Grade Levels: 1; 2; 3; 4; 5;

Treaty Tales is an original trilogy that makes learning about the treaties and their history fun and engaging. Join Neepin and her kookoo as they share stories and learn about friendship, respect, honouring agreements and the history of Turtle Island. Purchase the whole set: The Handshake and the Pipe, The Friendship and We Are All Treaty People.

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$44.95

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Treaty Tales: The Friendship
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Format: Hardcover
Text Content Territories: Indigenous Canadian;
Grade Levels: 1; 2; 3; 4; 5;

This beautifully illustrated children’s book is the second instalment of Treaty Tales, an original trilogy that makes learning about the treaties and their history fun and engaging.

When Neepin visits her kookoo to make homemade bannock, she learns about an important friendship that started a long time ago and still lasts today.

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$14.95

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Treaty Tales: The Handshake and the Pipe
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Format: Hardcover
Text Content Territories: Indigenous Canadian;
Grade Levels: 2; 3; 4;

This beautiful children’s book is the first of instalment of Treaty Tales, an original trilogy that makes learning about the treaties and their history fun and engaging.

Journey with Neepin and her kookoo around their home reserve of Lynx Creek First Nation. Learn the story of their people and the importance of respect and honouring agreements.

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$14.95

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Treaty Tales: We Are All Treaty People
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Format: Hardcover
Text Content Territories: Indigenous Canadian;
Grade Levels: 1; 2; 3; 4; 5;

This beautifully illustrated children’s book is the third and final instalment of Treaty Tales, an original trilogy that makes learning about the treaties and their history fun and engaging.

Join Neepin and her kookoo around the campfire in We Are All Treaty People, and hear a story about the modern-day significance of the treaties for all those living in Canada. Maybe even become inspired, like Neepin, to take up the First Nations storytelling tradition.

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$14.95

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Warren Whistles at the Sky
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Format: Paperback
Text Content Territories: Indigenous Canadian; First Nations;
Grade Levels: Kindergarten; 1; 2; 3;

The first book in the Under a Blanket of Stars: First Nations Constellations series, Warren Whistles at the Sky is about a young boy who remembers a story an Elder told him about the northern lights. But are they really spirits dancing? And will they come down and take him away if he whistles at them?

The sky is our oldest picture book, and people have been telling stories about it since the beginning of time. In this series you’ll journey with Warren as he remembers First Nations legends about the northern lights and constellations. This collection is sure to delight any curious stargazer’s imagination.

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$12.95

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