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ISBN:
9780773731387
Price: $9.99
Authors: Jan Bourdeau Waboose      Illustrators: C.J. Taylor     
Call Number: WAB
Review:

This story, in few words, manages to tell of the deep relationship between grandmothers and their grand daughters. Here, a grandmother passes on her knowledge through the sharing of a ceremonial firedance. Beautiful pictures illustrate the Canadian landscape the the somewhat eerie nature of twi...

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This story, in few words, manages to tell of the deep relationship between grandmothers and their grand daughters. Here, a grandmother passes on her knowledge through the sharing of a ceremonial firedance. Beautiful pictures illustrate the Canadian landscape the the somewhat eerie nature of twilight times.
Published By: Stoddart Kids
Tags: story telling ceremony grandmother celebration Elders traditional teachings
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ISBN:
9781770580336
Authors: David Bouchard      Illustrators: C.J. Taylor     
Call Number: BOU
Review:

Friends, Grizzly Bear and Coyote learn to compromise.

Turtle Island Voices are an outstanding must have collection for schools and libraries! Thoughtfully written, the series includes traditional, modern and informational stories aimed at developing awareness, respect and understand...

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Friends, Grizzly Bear and Coyote learn to compromise.

Turtle Island Voices are an outstanding must have collection for schools and libraries! Thoughtfully written, the series includes traditional, modern and informational stories aimed at developing awareness, respect and understanding of the Aboriginal cultures. Books are ideal for guided reading. Beautiful illustrations, photographs and invaluable "Teachings from Turtle Island" are included in the back of the book. Library and classroom packs, a comprehensive teacher’s guide and CD- Rom are available.
Titles in the Grade 2 leveled reader series include:

• Buffalo Learns Respect
• Night and Day
• Little Bear
• Help!
• Just Joking
• The Sash
• Anisha’s Dance
• Time to Celebrate
• Around the World
• Exploring Art
Published By: Pearson Canada Inc.
Tags: West Coast friendship compromise Secwepemc
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ISBN:
9780887768729
Price: $19.95
Authors: C.J. Taylor      Illustrators: C.J. Taylor     
Call Number: TAY
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This delightful First Nations legend is a collection of mystical creatures and powerful spirits. It includes legends from several Native groups including the Cree (theme of good and evil), Mohawk (greed and forgiveness) and Micmac (life and death). Each legend is beautifully illustrated by accl...

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This delightful First Nations legend is a collection of mystical creatures and powerful spirits. It includes legends from several Native groups including the Cree (theme of good and evil), Mohawk (greed and forgiveness) and Micmac (life and death). Each legend is beautifully illustrated by acclaimed artist C.J. Taylor with rich, viberant colors and designs.
This books is suitable for Grades 3 and up.
Peoples: Ojibway (Anishinabe) Mik'maq Cree Mohawk
Published By: Tundra Books, 2009
Tags: story telling legend
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ISBN:
9780887762635
Authors: C.J. Taylor      Illustrators: C.J. Taylor     
Call Number: TAY
Review:

Definitely not recommended. Fantastical elements including a skeleton name like Lone Wolf. Just perpetuate stereotyping.

Published By: Tundra Books
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ISBN:
9780887764134
Price: $13.95
Authors: C.J. Taylor      Illustrators: C.J. Taylor     
Call Number: TAY
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The Messenger of Spring tells how and why the seasons change. It features beautiful illustrations and excellent description. A well written, timeless tale from a Chippewan and Ojibway legend First Nations.

Published By: Tundra Books, 1997
Tags: Spirit Life seasons Chippewa legend Ojibwe Seasonal Changes
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