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Awâsis and the World-Famous Bannock
By (author): Dallas Hunt   Illustrated by: Amanda Strong
ISBN: 9781553797791
Publisher: HighWater Press
Pages: 28
Price: $19.95
This whimsical story celebrates the revitalization of Cree dialects and traditional methods of storytelling.
Blueberry Patch / Mayabeekamneeboon
By (author): Jennifer Leason   Translated by: Norman Chartrand
ISBN: 9781926886589
Publisher: Theytus Books
Pages: 32
Price: $19.95
In this dual-language book, the story of how Indigenous people harvested berries and how that tradition continues to this day.
Counting in Mi'kmaw / Mawkiljemk Mi’kmawiktuk
By (author): Loretta Gould
ISBN: 9781771086622
Publisher: Nimbus Publishing
Pages: 14
Price: $14.95
A children's board book in both English and Mi'kmaw that allows baby to count from one to ten with beautiful illustrations based on Mi'kmaw culture.
I Am Not a Number / Gaawin Niin Ndoo-Gindaaswisii
By authors: Dr. Jenny Kay Dupuis, Kathy Kacer   Illustrated by: Gillian Newland   Translated bys: Muriel Sawyer, Geraldine McLeod
ISBN: 9781772600995
Publisher: Second Story Press
Pages: 32
Price: $14.95
An incredibly important book that explains how Indigenous children were removed from their homes and taken to residential schools. This book will help start discussions with children about residential schools and the reconciliation process.
Kiss by Kiss / Ocêtôwina
By author: Richard Van Camp   Translated by: Mary Cardinal Collins
ISBN: 9781459816213
Publisher: Orca Book Publishers
Pages: 26
Price: $9.95
Count your kisses with baby in this delightful rhyming board book. In English and Plains Cree.
Light a Candle
By authors: Godfrey Nkongolo, Eric Walters   Illustrated by: Eva Campbell
ISBN: 9781459817005
Publisher: Orca Book Publishers
Pages: 32
Price: $19.95
This dual-language English and Swahili picture book is inspired by the founding of Tanzania, told through the eyes of a young boy who climbs Mount Kilimanjaro to signify the country's independence.
Little You / Kîya-K'apisîsisîyân
By author: Richard Van Camp   Illustrated by: Julie Flett   Translated by: Mary Cardinal Collins
ISBN: 9781459820067
Publisher: Orca Book Publishers
Pages: 24
Price: $6.95
This dual-language, poetic book for babies and toddlers celebrates every child and the joy babies bring into the world. In English and Plains Cree.
Mi'kmaw Animals / Mi'kmaw Waisisk
By author: Alan Syliboy
ISBN: 9781771086417
Publisher: Nimbus Publishing
Pages: 12
Price: $14.95
Alan Syliboy combines his vivid artwork with English and Mi’kmaw translations to showcase a number of Canadian animals in this baby board book
My Heart Fills With Happiness / Ni Sâkaskineh Mîyawâten Niteh Ohcih
By author: Monique Gray Smith   Illustrated by: Julie Flett   Translated by: Mary Cardinal Collins
ISBN: 9781459820180
Publisher: Orca Book Publishers
Pages: 24
Price: $6.95
This dual-language book that celebrates happiness and invites children to reflect on the little things in life that bring them joy. In English and Plains Cree.
Stepping Stones
By author: Margriet Ruurs   By artist: Nizar Ali Badr   Translated by: Falah Raheem
ISBN: 9781459814905
Publisher: Orca Book Publishers
Pages: 28
Price: $20.00
In this dual-language picture book (English and Arabic), a young girl and her family are forced to flee their once-peaceful village to escape the civil war and make their way toward safety in Europe.
Stolen Words / kimotinaniwiw pikiskwewina
By author: Melanie Florence   Illustrated by: Gabrielle Grimard   Translated by: Dolores Sand
ISBN: 9781772601015
Publisher: Second Story Press
Pages: 24
Price: $14.95
A grandfather who was sent to residential school as a child struggles to speak Cree to his granddaughter until she brings home a dictionary so they can learn the language together.
The Animals of Chinese New Year
By author: Jen Sookfong Lee   Translated by: Kileasa Che Wan Wong
ISBN: 9781459819023
Publisher: Orca Book Publishers
Pages: 28
Price: $9.95
In this festive dual-language board book, twelve animals race to see who will represent the Chinese zodiac. In English and Simplified Chinese.
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