Reading Lists - National Indigenous History Month


 National Indigenous History Month  National Indigenous History Month



In June, we commemorate National Indigenous History Month 2021 to recognize the history, heritage and diversity of First Nations, Inuit and Métis peoples in Canada.

- from Government of Canada



A note for e-Resources users: Because patrons are limited to 4 borrows per month on Hoopla, we recommend (when applicable) checking availability on OverDrive/Libby first, and then moving to Hoopla if a title is unavailable.



A History of My Brief Body by Billy-Ray Belcourt - available in print and on OverDrive/Libby as Audiobook & EBookNIHM 2


The Education of Augie Merasty by Joseph August (Augie) Merasty and David Carpenter - available in print, DAISY Sound Recording & as an EBook on Overdrive/Libby


Indigenomics: Taking a Seat at the Economic Table by Carol Anne Hilton - available in print & EBook on Overdrive/Libby & Hoopla


Call me Indian by Fred Sasakamoose - available in print

Sufferance by Thomas King - available in print


NIHM 1  Five Little Indians by Michelle Good - available in print, DAISY Sound Recording, Ebook &    EAudiobook on Overdrive/Libby & EAudiobook on Hoopla


  Johnny Appleseed by Josua Whitehead - available in print, DAISY Sound Recording, Ebook &    EAudiobook on Overdrive/Libby & Ebook & EAudiobook on Hoopla


  Blanket Toss Under Midnight Sun by Paul Seesequasis - available in print, DAISY Sound         Recording & Ebook on Overdrive/Libby


  From the Ashes by Jesse Thistle - available in print, DAISY Sound Recording & EAudiobook &      Ebook on Overdrive/Libby


  Son of a Trickster by Eden Robinson - available in print, DAISY Sound Recording & Ebook on     Overdrive/Libby


  Heart Berries by Terese Marie Mailhot - available in print, Book on CD & EAudiobook & Ebook on Overdrive/Libby






Apple (Skin to the Core) by Eric Gansworth - available in printEbook & Audiobook on Hoopla & Ebook on Overdrive/Libby


The Barren Grounds by David Robertson - available in print & Ebook & Audiobook on Overdrive/Libby


The Outside Circle: A Graphic Novel by Pattie LaBoucane-Benson - available in Graphic Novel format, DAISY Sound Recording & Ebook on Overdrive/Libby


This Place: 150 Years Retold by Kateri Akiwenzi-Damm - available in Graphic Novel format


A Girl Called Echo. Volume 1, Pemmican Wars by Katherena Vermette by Katherena Vermette - available in Graphic Novel format


The Power of Style by Christian Allaire - available in print


Firekeeper's Daughter by Angeline Boulley - available in printBook on CD & Ebook Audiobook on Overdrive/Libby


The Marrow Thieves by Cherle Dimaline- available in printDAISY Sound Recording & Ebook Audiobook on Overdrive/Libby




Awasis and the World-Famous Bannock by Dallas Hunt - available in print in English & French & Ebook on Hoopla & Overdrive/LibbyCHJV 1


When We Were Alone by David Robertson - available in print in EnglishFrenchBraille & Swampy Cree & in Ebook format in English & Swampy Cree on Hoopla in Ebook format in English & Swampy Cree on Overdrive/Libby


Fatty Legs by Christy Jordan Fenton & Margaret-Olemaun Poklak-Fenton - available in print & Ebook on Hoopla & Overdrive/Libby


These are my Words by Ruby Slipperjack - available in print in English & French & Ebook on Overdrive/Hoopla


CHJV 2         Stolen Words by Melanie Florence - available in print in English & Cree


         We are Water Protectors by Carole Lindstrom - available in print & Ebook on Overdrive/Hoopla


         Sometimes I Feel Like a Fox by Danielle Daniel - available in print in English & French & Ebook on Hoopla & Overdrive/Libby


          Fishing with Grandma by Susan Avingaq and Maren Vsetula - available in print in English & French


          The Ghost Collector by Allison Mills - available in print & Ebook on Hoopla & Overdrive/Libby


           I Can Make this Promise by Christine Day - available in print & Ebook & EAudiobook on Hoopla & Ebook EAudiobook on Overdrive/Libby