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Why the Bear got its Short Tail
$3.00
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A fictional story that came out of a Literacy Course in Eastmain. There are five books in this series on the bear, beaver, otter, lynx and skunk. A bear and otter were good friends and they went fishing. The otter went home early and the bear caught its tail on the ice.

Age 4+

ISBN: 1-55036-623-8

Year Published

1999

Edition

1

Editor

Linda Visitor, Luci Salt

Illustrated By

Melvin Moar

Modified

2020-11-11 15:39:19

Dialect

Northern

Type

Book

Themes

Legends

Topics

Animals

Chahkaapesh and other legends
$20.00
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These are stories of Chahkaapesh and other legends:

1. Chahkaapesh

2. The Giant Porcupine

3. The Rabbit and the Little Frog

4. The Marten and the Lynx

5. The Boy kept by a Bear

Age 12+

ISBN: 1-894843-30-4

Year Published

2003

Edition

1

Editor

Sound Editing: Marie-Odile Junker & Louise Blacksmith

Illustrated By

Willard Moar

Modified

2020-09-28 10:29:27

Dialect

Northern

Also Available In

Northern

Type

CD

Themes

Legends

Topics

Boy, Animals

When John tells a story
$3.00
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This book contains four stories as told by the late John Blackned, a Cree of Rupert`s House, Qc.The Old Woman who sang to a wigwam, The Old Woman who turned into a Whale, The child who lived with a Bear and the Giant called Maamitaau.

Age 12+

ISBN: 1-894843-55-X

Year Published

2005

Edition

1

Editor

Ruth Salt, Daisy Moar, Anna Blacksmith, Patricia Diamond

Illustrated By

John Murdoch

Modified

2020-09-25 10:39:02

Dialect

Southern

Also Available In

Northern

Type

Book

Themes

Legends

Topics

Animals, Woman

When Animals Spoke As Men
$3.00
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This book contains four legends told by the late John Blackned, a Cree of Rupert`s House, Quebec. The Porcupine who married a Woman, How Wolf came to be, Gojeeship, The Woman and the dog

Age 12+

ISBN: 1-894843-57-6

Year Published

2005

Edition

1

Editor

Ruth Salt, Daisy Moar, Anna Blacksmith, Patricia Diamond

Illustrated By

John Murdoch

Modified

2020-09-23 16:37:37

Dialect

Southern

Also Available In

Northern

Type

Book

Themes

Legends

Topics

Animals, Girl

Waskaganish Area
$5.00
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This book is a collection of ten short stories of how the various name places in Waskaganish came to be. This book is originally one of the books that were published by Cree Way. It has been revised with new covers.

Age 12+

ISBN: 1-894843-71-1

Year Published

2005

Edition

1

Editor

Ruth Salt, Daisy Moar, Anna Blacksmith, Patricia Diamond

Illustrated By

John Murdoch

Modified

2020-09-23 16:31:33

Dialect

Southern

Also Available In

Northern

Type

Book

Sources

Other

Themes

Legends

Topics

Boy, Girl, Tradition, Places, Celebrations, Past, Food, Family

The Return of the Beaver
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This book contains three stories told by Rupert Erless and John Blackned, both of Rupert`s House, Qc. 1. The Return of the Beaver 2. When times were hard 3. The Survey Party

Age 12+

ISBN: 1-894843-61-4

Year Published

2005

Edition

2

Editor

Ruth Salt, Daisy Moar, Anna Blacksmith, Patricia Diamond

Photo Credits

National Archives

Modified

2020-09-23 16:24:54

Dialect

Southern

Also Available In

Northern

Type

Book

Sources

Other

Themes

Legends, Memoirs

Topics

Animals, Places, Past, Food

More Old Stories (vol. 2)
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There are three short stories in this book as told by the late Annie Whiskeychan. The first story is about a man who was killed by a moose, the second one is about the giant frog and the last one is about a child whose parents froze to death.

Age 12+

ISBN: 1-894843-75-4

Year Published

2005

Edition

1

Editor

Ruth Salt, Daisy Moar, Anna Blacksmith, Patricia Diamond

Illustrated By

Bobby Esau

Modified

2020-09-23 15:39:07

Dialect

Southern

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Northern

Type

Book

Themes

Legends

Old Stories (vol. 1)
$3.00
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These are three short stories told by Annie Whiskeychan, the stories are about two girls who fantasize about two stars, another one about an ophran and the last one about the Inuit who wanted to get married.

Age 12+

ISBN: 1-894843-73-8

Year Published

2005

Edition

1

Editor

Ruth Salt, Daisy Moar, Anna Blacksmith, Patricia Diamond

Illustrated By

Bobby Esau

Modified

2020-09-23 15:38:17

Dialect

Southern

Also Available In

Northern

Type

Book

Themes

Legends

Topics

Girl

John tells legends and stories
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This book contains nine legends told by the late John Blackned, a Cree of Rupert`s House, Qc. 1. Children of Mice and a Lynx 2. A Search for a Wife 3. Return to Beaver Wife

4.Chiichiikuchaanish 5. How Summer came to be 6. Wichk star and the Seasons 7. The old man who was left behind 8. Someone was waiting 9. The Caribou Feast

Age 12+

ISBN: 1-894843-59-2

Year Published

2005

Edition

1

Editor

Ruth Salt, Daisy Moar, Anna Blacksmith, Patricia Diamond

Illustrated By

John Murdoch

Modified

2020-09-23 14:28:17

Dialect

Southern

Also Available In

Northern

Type

Book

Themes

Legends, Memoirs

Topics

Animals, Past, Seasons, Summer

A Collection of Short Stories
$5.00
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This book has twelve short stories, legends with questions in the end.

Age 12+

ISBN: 978-1-927937-09-9

Year Published

2016

Edition

2

Editor

Anna Blacksmith and Emily Cooper

Illustrated By

Mark MacDonald

Created

2019-04-10 09:55:13

Modified

2020-09-23 09:59:38

Dialect

Southern

Also Available In

Northern

Type

Book

Sources

Other

Themes

Legends

Great Cree Storytellers
$5.00
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There are 2 stories in this cd, Chichipiyiu and The Cannibal giants.

Age 10+

ISBN: 978-1-897296-32-0

Year Published

2005

Editor

Florrie Mark-Stewart

Created

2015-07-13 15:17:28

Modified

2019-06-07 13:57:28

Dialect

Southern

Type

CD

Themes

Legends

Topics

Starvation, Animals, Monsters

Maashu
$20.00
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There are six stories on this CD as told by Job Kawapit of Whapmagoostui, Qc. 1. Maashu and the Rock 2. Maashu and the Flood 3. Maashu and the Beaver 4. maashu and the Snow geese 5. Maashu and the Dance 6. Maashu and Nishtuch

Age 12+

ISBN: 1-897296-48-6

Year Published

2007

Edition

1

Editor

Brian Webb & Pakesso Mukash

Illustrated By

Brian Webb

Photo Credits

spicorder.www.sxc.hu

Modified

2019-04-08 16:30:55

Dialect

Northern

Type

CD

Sources

Other

Themes

Legends

How the skunk got its stripes
$3.00
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A fictional story that came out of a Literacy Course in Eastmain. There are five books in this series on the bear, beaver, otter, lynx and skunk. In this one, a hungry skunk was on the road and got hit by a truck.

Age 6+

ISBN: 1-55036-621-1

Year Published

1999

Edition

1

Editor

Linda Visitor, Luci Salt

Illustrated By

Melvin Moar

Modified

2017-11-27 14:57:56

Dialect

Northern

Also Available In

Southern

Type

Book

Themes

Legends

Topics

Animals

Why the lynx has a short tail
$3.00
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A fictional story that came out of a Literacy Course in Eastmain. There are five books in this series on the bear, beaver, otter, lynx and skunk. In this one, a girl looking after a fox and a lynx, she tied their tails together while they were sleeping.

Age 6+

ISBN: 1-55036-619-X

Year Published

1999

Edition

1

Editor

Linda Visitor, Luci Salt

Illustrated By

Melvin Moar

Modified

2017-11-17 14:05:54

Dialect

Northern

Also Available In

Southern

Type

Book

Themes

Legends

Topics

Animals

Emily`s Stories (Novel 4)
$3.00
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There are 4 stories:

1. While we were practicing

2. Good thing there was a fox

3. My Grandmother, My Grandfather

4. How marten got its yellow chest

Age 12+

ISBN: 1-55036-656-4

Year Published

2000

Edition

1

Editor

Linda Visitor, Luci Salt

Illustrated By

Jimmy Otter

Modified

2017-11-17 10:58:20

Dialect

Northern

Also Available In

Southern

Type

Book

Themes

Legends, Memoirs

Topics

Winter, Boy, Animals, Places, Past, Food, Seasons, Summer, Family

Matthew Ratt's 3 Stories
$3.00
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A collection of stories that were passed down to Matthew through storytelling.

Age 12+

ISBN: 1-894843-14-2

Year Published

2002

Edition

2

Editor

Linda Visitor, Luci Salt, Elsie House, Alice Duff

Illustrated By

Ruby Menarick

Modified

2017-11-16 15:14:48

Dialect

Northern

Also Available In

Southern

Type

Book

Sources

Nemaska workshop

Themes

Legends, Memoirs

Topics

Boy, Animals, Tradition, Artifacts, Past, Food, Seasons, Family

More old stories vol. 2
$3.00
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There are three short stories about a man killed by a moose, the giant frog and a boy whose parents froze to death.

Age 12+

ISBN: 1-894843-74-6

Year Published

2005

Edition

1

Editor

Luci Salt, Alice Duff, Elsie Duff, Linda Visitor

Illustrated By

Bobby Esau

Modified

2017-11-16 14:46:14

Dialect

Northern

Also Available In

Southern

Type

Book

Sources

Other

Themes

Discussion, Legends

Topics

Boy, Animals, Past

Old Stories Vol. 1
$3.00
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There are three short stories in this book about two girls who fantasize about two stars, another one about an orphan and the last one about the Inuit who wanted to get married.

Age 12+

ISBN: 1-894843-72-X

Year Published

2005

Edition

1

Editor

Luci Salt, Elsie Duff, Alice Duff, Linda Visitor

Illustrated By

Bobby Esau

Modified

2017-11-16 14:44:39

Dialect

Northern

Also Available In

Southern

Type

Book

Sources

Other

Themes

Legends, Memoirs

Topics

Starvation

When John tells a story
$3.00
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This book contains four stories as told by the late John Blackned, a Cree of Rupert`s House, Qc.

The Old Woman who sang to a wigwam, The Old Woman who turned into a Whale, The child who lived with a Bear and the Giant called Maamitaau.

Age 12+

ISBN: 1-894843-54-1

Year Published

2005

Edition

2

Editor

Luci Salt, Elsie Duff, Alice Duff

Illustrated By

John Murdoch

Modified

2017-11-16 14:36:15

Dialect

Northern

Also Available In

Southern

Type

Book

Themes

Legends

Topics

Past, Family

When animals spoke as men
$3.00
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There are four stories in this book, The Porcupine who married a Woman, Kaauchishimiiuwichiu, A man called Kuuchiiship and the last one, A woman and a dog.

Age 12+

ISBN: 1-894843-56-8

Year Published

2005

Edition

1

Editor

Luci Salt, Alice Duff, Elsie Duff

Illustrated By

John Murdoch

Modified

2017-11-16 14:31:15

Dialect

Northern

Also Available In

Southern

Type

Book

Sources

Other

Themes

Interview, Legends

Topics

Starvation, Animals, Woman

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