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Summary: In this first-ever anthology of Indigenous science fiction, Grace Dillon collects some examples of the craft, with contributions by Native American, First Nations, Aboriginal Australian, and New Zealand Maori authors.

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Publisher / Publication Date: University of Arizona Press 2012

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1 available in Adult Fiction, Call number: FIC WAL

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Publisher / Publication Date: Gale Research 1994

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1 available in Reference, Call number: R 810.9897 NAT

Koul, Scaachi

Summary: "In One Day We'll All Be Dead and None of This Will Matter, Scaachi Koul deploys her razor sharp humor to share all the fears, outrages, and mortifying moments of her life. She learned from an early age what made her miserable, and for Scaachi anything can be cause for despair. Whether it's a shopping trip gone awry; enduring awkward conversations with her bikini waxer; overcoming her fear of...

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Publisher / Publication Date: Picador 2017

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1 available in Adult Non-fiction, Call number: 921 KOUL, SCAACHI KOU

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1 available in Adult, Call number: B KOUL KOU

King, Thomas

Summary: "In The Truth About Stories, Native novelist and scholar Thomas King explores how stories shape who we are and how we understand and interact with other people. From creation stories to personal experiences, historical anecdotes to social injustices, racist propaganda to works of contemporary Native literature, King probes Native culture's deep ties to storytelling." "Thomas King weaves events...

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Publisher / Publication Date: University of Minnesota Press 2004

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Wagamese, Richard

Summary: "Richard Wagamese's For Joshua is at once a deeply personal memoir, a search for peace amidst the chaos of human life, and an extended love letter to Wagamese's estranged son"--

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Publisher / Publication Date: Milkweed Editions 2020

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1 available in Adult Non-fiction, Call number: 921 WAGAMESE, RICHARD WAG

Wagamese, Richard.

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Publisher / Publication Date: Doubleday Canada 2002

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1 available in Adult Non-fiction, Call number: 819.32 WAG

Loyie, Oskiniko Larry

Summary: Tells the story of Larry Loyie, a Cree Indian in Canada who was sent to a government school and later became a writer.

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Publisher / Publication Date: Groundwood Books/House of Anansi Press 2005

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1 available in Juvenile, Call number: JB LOYIE LOY

Jacobs, Wilbur R.

Contents: Indian-white contact: background. The white man's frontier in American history: the impact upon the land and the Indian -- Unsavory sidelights on Colonial trade -- Wampum and the protocol of treaty-making -- White gift-giving: French skills in managing the Indians -- Indian-white contact: frontier conflicts. -- British Indian-white relations: Edmond Atkin's scheme for imperial control -- A...

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Publisher / Publication Date: University of Oklahoma Press 1985

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1 available in Adult Non-fiction, Call number: 323.1197 JAC

Summary: "Love Beyond Body, Space, and Time is an anthology of science fiction and urban fantasy stories starring First Nations and Metis characters with a LGBT and two-spirit theme."--

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Publisher / Publication Date: Bedside Press 2016

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1 available in Adult Fiction, Call number: FIC LOV

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Publisher / Publication Date: Pantheon Books 2004

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1 available in Adult Fiction, Call number: FIC MOR

Bruchac, Joseph

Summary: As the French and Indian War rages in October of 1759, Saxso, a fourteen-year-old Abenaki boy, pursues the English rangers who have attacked his village and taken his mother and sisters hostage.

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Publisher / Publication Date: Dial Books 2002

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1 available in Juvenile Fiction, Call number: J FIC BRU

Simpson, Leanne Betasamosake

Summary: "A knife-sharp new collection about getting lost from award-winning Nishnaabeg storyteller and writer Leanne Betasamosake Simpson."--

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Publisher / Publication Date: House of Anansi Press 2017

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1 available in Adult Non-fiction, Call number: 811 SIM

Summary: "A collection of four stories from the Deaf community, reflecting Deaf culture and language. Includes hand signs and an interesting history on devices for the Deaf" Cf. Our choice, 2001.

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Publisher / Publication Date: Second Story Press 2007

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1 available in Juvenile Fiction, Call number: J FIC SMA

Krishnaswami, Uma

Summary: Eleven-year-old Dini loves movies, and so when she learns that her family is moving to India for two years, her devastation over leaving her best friend in Maryland is tempered by the possibility of meeting her favorite actress, Dolly Singh.

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Publisher / Publication Date: Atheneum Books for Young Readers 2011

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1 available in Juvenile, Call number: JFIC KRI

Hopkinson, Nalo

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Summary: Winner of the 2002 World Fantasy Award for Best Collection: In Skin folk, with fifteen works ranging from science fiction to Caribbean folklore, passionate love to chilling horror, Nalo Hopkinson is at her award-winning best spinning tales like "Precious," in which the narrator spews valuable coins and gems from her mouth whenever she attempts to talk or sing. In "A Habit of Waste," a...

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Publisher / Publication Date: Open Road Integrated Media, Inc. 2018

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1 available in Adult Display, Call number: FIC HOP

Robertson, David

Summary: "David A. Robertson, the son of a Cree father and a white, settler mother, grew up with virtually no knowledge or understanding of his family's Indigenous roots. His father, Dulas, or Don as he became known, had grown up on the trapline in the bush only to be transplanted permanently to a house on reserve in Manitoba, where he was not permitted to speak his language--Swampy Cree--and was forced...

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Publisher / Publication Date: HarperCollins Publishers Ltd 2020

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1 available in Adult, Call number: B ROBERTSON ROB

Bunnell, Paul J. (Paul Joseph)

Summary: The author has collected information about marriages between French Canadians and native Americans from various websites and compiled sources including the Jesuit Relations and Tanguay's Dictionnaire généalogique des familles canadiennes.

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Publisher / Publication Date: Heritage Books 2004

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1 available in Genealogy, Call number: R GEN 929.371 Bunnell

Barber, Terry

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Publisher / Publication Date: Grass Roots Press 2007

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1 available in Adult Non-fiction, Call number: 921 LONGBOAT, TOM BAR

Rajurkar, Anuradha D.

Summary: Rani Kelkar never lied to her parents-- until she meets Oliver. The same qualities that draw her in-- his tattoos, his charisma, his passion for art-- make him her mother's worst nightmare. When Oliver's troubled home life unravels, he starts to ask more of Rani than she knows how to give. When a twist of fate leads Rani from Evanston, Illinois to Pune, India for a summer, she has a reckoning...

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Publisher / Publication Date: Alfred A. Knopf 2021

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1 available in Young Adult Fiction, Call number: YA FIC RAJ

Greene, Merritt.

Summary: A story of the Great Saulk Trail in 1832 with an introduction to the Northwest Territory.

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Publisher / Publication Date: Hillsdale School Supply 1959

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1 available in Reference, Call number: NEL FIC GRE

Dev, Sonali

Summary: Ria Parkar is Bollywood's favorite Ice Princess--beautiful, poised, and scandal-proof--until one impulsive act threatens to expose her destructive past. Traveling home to Chicago for her cousin's wedding offers a chance to diffuse the coming media storm and find solace in family, food, and outsized celebrations that are like one of her vibrant movies come to life. But it also means confronting...

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Publisher / Publication Date: Kensington Books 2015

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1 available in Adult Fiction, Call number: FIC DEV

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1 available in Adult, Call number: FIC DEV

Fishbane, Melanie J.

Summary: "Fourteen-year-old Lucy Maud Montgomery -- Maud to her friends -- has a dream: to go to college and become a writer, just like her idol, Louisa May Alcott. But living with her grandparents on Prince Edward Island, she worries that this dream will never come true. Her grandfather has strong opinions about a woman's place in the world, and they do not include spending good money on college....

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Publisher / Publication Date: Razorbill Canada 2017

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1 available in Young Adult Collection, Call number: Y FICTION FIS

Wagamese, Richard.

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Publisher / Publication Date: Douglas & McIntyre 2008

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1 available in Adult Non-fiction, Call number: 921 WAGAMESE, RICHARD WAG

McGoogan, Kenneth

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Publisher / Publication Date: Carroll & Graf Publishers 2004

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1 available in Adult Non-fiction, Call number: 971.9 MCG

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