Reading List - Kids

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Orange Shirt Day

Orange Shirt Day (September 30th) is a day when we honour the Indigenous children who were sent away to residential schools in Canada and learn more about the history of those schools. -CBC 

Learn more about Orange Shirt Day at orangeshirtday.org

 


Orange Shirt Day - Kids Reading List

Shi-shi-etko by Nicola I. Campbell - available in print, eBook on OverDrive/Libby, and eBook on Hoopla

Stolen Words - kimotinâniwiw itwêwina by Melanie Florence - available in print (English and Cree)

Amik Loves School: A Story of Wisdom by Katherena Vermette - available in print (English and French) and eBook on Hoopla

Phyllis’ Orange Shirt by Phyllis Webstad - available in print

The Orange Shirt Story by Phyllis Webstad - available in print

 

 

 

 

 

Orange Shirt Day - Kids Reading List 2

 

 

When I Was Eight by Christy Jordan-Fenton & Margaret Pokiak-Fenton - available in print (English and French), eBook on OverDrive/Libby, and eBook on Hoopla

Not My Girl by Christy Jordan-Fenton - available in print and eBook on Hoopla

You Hold Me Up - ki kihceyimin mana by Monique Gray Smith and Danielle Daniel  - available in print (English only and English & Plains Cree), eBook & read-along on OverDrive/Libby, and eBook, read-along, and eAudiobook on Hoopla

I Am Not a Number - Gaawin gindaaswin ndaawsii  by Jenny Kay Depuis and Kathy Kacer - available in print (English, French, & Anishinaabemowin [Ojibwe; Nishnaabemwin, Nbisiing dialect])

When We Were Alone by David A. Robertson, illustrated by Julie Flett - available in print, eBook on OverDrive/Libby, and eBook on Hoopla