A Book Tasting in Honour of Indigenous Heritage Month
You are invited to drop in, sample, and “take out” (sign out) a book with your staff or student ID at the upcoming book tasting in the Library. Our menu will feature a selection of works by Indigenous authors in honour of Indigenous Heritage Month.
When and where?
Exchange District Campus Library
Monday, June 12
Notre Dame Campus Library
Monday, June 19
Exchange District Campus Library – June 12, 2023
Notre Dame Campus Library – June 19, 2023
Sneak Preview: A Book Sampling by Category
The menu will feature five genres of books, such as the sampling you see below. Click on the book covers for more information about each title.
Memoir and Biography
Red River girl : the life and death of Tina Fontaine
Jolly, Joanna, author.
My privilege, my responsibility : a memoir
North, Sheila, author.
Nothing will be different : a memoir
McGowan-Ross, Tara, 1992- author.
Children and Youth
The trail of Nenaboozhoo and other creation stories
Bomgiizhik, 1975- author, illustrator. ; Belcourt, Christi, illustrator, editor.
I sang you down from the stars
Spillett-Sumner, Tasha, 1988- author. ; Goade, Michaela, illustrator.
Fry bread : a Native American family story
Maillard, Kevin Noble, author. ; Martinez-Neal, Juana, illustrator.
A feast for all seasons : traditional native people’s cuisine
George, Andrew, Jr., 1963- author. ; Gairns, Robert, author.
Cooking with the Wolfman : Indigenous fusion
Wolfman, David, author.
Tawaẃ : progressive Indigenous cuisine
Chartrand, Shane, author.
Reclaiming Tom Longboat : indigenous self-determination in Canadian sport
Forsyth, Janice, author.
Blue Bear Woman
Bordeleau, Virginia Pesemapeo
A two-spirit journey : the autobiography of a lesbian Ojibwa-Cree elder
Chacaby, Ma-Nee, author. ; Plummer, Mary Louisa, author.
Kisiskâciwan : Indigenous voices from where the river flows swiftly
Archibald-Barber, Jesse Rae, 1972- editor.
Five little Indians
Good, Michelle, author.
Tainna = The unseen ones : short stories
Dunning, Norma, author.
Daughters of the deer
Daniel, Danielle, author.
Braiding sweetgrass : Indigenous Wisdom, Scientific Knowledge and the Teachings of Plants
Kimmerer, Robin Wall, author.
Indian in the cabinet : speaking truth to power
Wilson-Raybould, Jody, 1971-, author.
Returning to ceremony : spirituality in Manitoba Métis communities
Fiola, Chantal, 1982- author.
Black Water : family, legacy and blood memory
Robertson, David, 1977-, author.
Hope to see you there! If you have any questions or feedback for the Library, come and visit us in person or send us a message through our Ask Us Chat — we’d love to hear from you.
Written by Linda Fox – Library Technician, Program Support and Promotion