Books tagged: first nations

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Shadow Song
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 88,030. Language: English. Published: November 17, 2009 by Five Rivers Publishing Categories: Fiction » Historical » General
Based upon a true tragedy, Shadow Song is set amid the economic ruin that occurred to so many émigrés and British pensioned officers of the 1830s. It is full of psychological and cultural contrasts of two cultures at odds with one another, and an intimate familiarity with pioneer and Ojibwa culture.
Haisla Legends
Price: $11.99 USD. Words: 25,360. Language: English. Published: November 22, 2009. Categories: Nonfiction » History » Native American
This book “H’aisla Legends” by Gordon Robinson of Kitamaat Village, B.C., was recorded into print for the first time in history from oral transmission through the ages. Gordon was a qualified school teacher graduating from Surpass College in Vancouver, and was a H’aisla historian. The true authors of the legends belong to the past. Published by Mark and Dale Robinson.
A Guest for Halloween: A Lex & Ricky Mystery
Series: A Lex & Ricky Mystery, Book 1. Price: Free! Words: 21,110. Language: English. Published: October 29, 2010. Categories: Fiction » Young adult or teen » Adventure, Fiction » Adventure » General
Lex & Ricky had it all in the big city, lots of friends and plenty of distractions. Suddenly they are uprooted to a house in the bush outside a small town in the mountains. Before they could walk to school and the worst thing they had to worry about was the traffic. Now they have to wait for the school bus and there are things out there that might eat them. Everything has changed.
High School Hit List
Price: $5.99 USD. Words: 70,870. Language: English. Published: September 11, 2011 by Olo Books. Categories: Fiction » Young adult or teen » Thriller and Suspense, Fiction » Young adult or teen » Fantasy
Jimmy can talk to animals. No big deal, probably part of his Mohawk heritage. But one day, Coyote tells him, "You have to go to school. There's going to be trouble." Turns out a bully's slashing his way through a hit list, starting with one of the vice principals and closing in on Jimmy himself at number four. Now Jimmy's got to protect them all--with some help from the birds and the beasts.
A Guest for Halloween - Redux Edition
Series: A Lex & Ricky Mystery, Book 3. Price: $1.99 USD. Words: 27,260. Language: English. Published: October 27, 2011. Categories: Fiction » Young adult or teen » Adventure, Fiction » Adventure » General
Galloping tale of two brothers discovering their native roots upon being transplanted from the big city to "the boonies." Legends of the Old Ones have been told for countless generations before the Europeans came. Has something changed or have they always been there, watching? REDUX Edition - Complete original story of A Guest for Halloween with additional chapters and alternate ending.
Time to Move On
Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 79,270. Language: English. Published: June 21, 2012 by Village Green Press LLC. Categories: Fiction » Inspirational
Ben Thomas is a man torn between two worlds; his life as a newlywed and successful businessman, and the life he left behind on the poverty-stricken Su'alo Reserve, where violence addiction and despair take an all-too-human toll on the people of the First Nations.
Dancing Through History: In Search of the Stories That Define Canada
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 62,090. Language: English. Published: August 10, 2012 by Dancing Traveller Publishing. Categories: Nonfiction » Travel » By region, Nonfiction » Art, Architecture, Photography » Performing arts
Some people travel to discover a country’s architecture; others to sample its cuisine, or experience its nature. For author Lori Henry, travel is a way to discover a country's dances.
Price: $1.89 USD. Words: 18,020. Language: English. Published: March 28, 2013. Categories: Fiction » Adventure » Action, Fiction » Young adult or teen » Adventure
Tala can’t answer the door. The welfare officer is knocking and her father isn’t home again. She needs to find him before her and her young brother get placed in foster care. Their quest brings them to secluded woods where they discover bear poachers are responsible for their father’s disappearance.
Running Red River
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 8,600. Language: English. Published: April 13, 2013. Categories: Fiction » Fantasy » Historical, Fiction » Literature » Alternative history
Running Red River is a story about what might have happened if the founding of America by Columbus had turned out differently. What if the original inhabitants had been visited before by ancient astronauts? Running Red River is barely a man. The son of the leader of the Run'oonin. On a warm, sunny day he watches as ships sail in from the ocean and land upon the shore of his land.
Dogs With No Names
Price: $9.95 USD. Words: 36,690. Language: English. Published: July 29, 2013. Categories: Nonfiction » Science and Nature » Animals
On the vast reserve lands of N America roam millions of unwanted dogs - “dogs with no names”, no homes, no one to love them. In a bold trial venture to curb their populations, Dr Judith Samson-French reveals to us the mysteries of canines gone wild. Brought to life through vivid photographs, these compelling stories carry a powerful message. These unforgettable animals will stay with you forever.