Books tagged: native culture

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Totem
Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 137,050. Language: English. Published: November 25, 2016. Categories: Fiction » Young adult or teen » Historical
When Abraham Petrovich leaves his native Russia to join the 1741 Bering Expedition of Discovery to explore what is now Alaska, he can only think of finding his fortune in a strange new land.That vision comes to an abrupt halt, however, when he and a shipmate are captured by Tlingit natives near present-day Sitka after a horrifying bear attack...
Seven Fires
Price: Free! Words: 88,840. Language: English. Published: February 3, 2015. Categories: Fiction » Historical » Canada, Fiction » Thriller & suspense » General
Seven Fires is a novel that combines elements of Anisinabe (Ojibwe) sorcery, with high tech espionage and historical injustice - with a few days of fishing thrown in.
Dusty Winds of Impact
Price: $4.95 USD. Words: 82,910. Language: English. Published: January 19, 2014. Categories: Fiction » Young adult or teen » Adventure
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The impact of the meteorites around the world instantly changed the planet forever. The teens look out over the destroyed metropolitan landscape of Toronto. Dust chokes the city. Debris falls sporadically from the darkened sky. Day has become night. Is this the end of the world? The three teens stand united together, facing a whole new world.
Indigenous Teenage Interpreters in Museums and Public Education: The Native Youth Program in the Museum of Anthropology at the University of British Columbia
Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 63,430. Language: English. Published: November 13, 2012 by Diamond River Books. Categories: Nonfiction » Social Science » Anthropology / Cultural
Indigenous Teenage Interpreters in Museums and Public Education describes the development of the Native Youth Project (NYP) at the Museum of Anthropology (MOA). This book shows how the students learned to give lectures and tours to museum visitors about their heritage and culture. Rowan’s account includes the voices of NYP students and MOA staff, and is reflective and honest.
Secrets of the Medicine Pouch
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 57,110. Language: English. Published: April 17, 2012 by Open Books Press. Categories: Fiction » Children’s books » Readers / Chapter Books, Fiction » Children’s books » Action & Adventure / Survival Stories
Crystals filled with mysterious powers. Hidden wisdom protected by ancient spirits. A desert people on the edge of destruction! With his final breath, Chief Gray Horse foresees catastrophe for the Tohono O’odham nation. Wise Joseph and his grandson Danny risk their lives to unravel the secrets of the Chief's medicine pouch. Will they find the ancient wisdom in time to save their people?
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.
A Modern Day Walk About : A Return to Oz
Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 11,660. Language: English. Published: May 17, 2011. Categories: Nonfiction » Religion and Spirituality » Spiritual awakening, Nonfiction » History » Australia & New Zealand
A small town traveler finds adventure and intrigue while investigating a new found spirituality. Learning self-discovery, and new age thought the author ventures on a journey to the outback of Australia where he learns the ways of the aborigines and in the process discovers a new way of life.
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.