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How the skunk got its stripes
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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
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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)
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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
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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
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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
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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
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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
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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

John tells legends and stories
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There are several stories and legends as told by John Blackned.

Age 12+

ISBN: 1-894843-58-4

Year Published

2005

Edition

1

Editor

Luci Salt, Elsie Duff, Alice Duff

Illustrated By

John Murdoch

Modified

2017-11-16 14:30:10

Dialect

Northern

Also Available In

Southern

Type

Book

Themes

Legends

Topics

Animals, Tradition, Past, Food

The return of the beaver
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These stories as told to Gerti and John are all about the time the harvesting of the beaver was stopped for a while so the beaver could have a chance to multiply.

Age 12+

ISBN: 1-894843-60-6

Year Published

2007

Edition

2

Editor

Luci Salt, Elsie Duff, Alice Duff

Photo Credits

National Archives of Canada

Modified

2017-11-15 14:58:12

Dialect

Northern

Also Available In

Southern

Type

Book

Sources

Other

Themes

Legends

Topics

Winter, Boy, Animals, Tradition, Places, Past, Food, Seasons, Family, Fall

Wabin and the Bear
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This story is about a boy named Wabin who was to small to help with chores and he ends living with a bear.

Age 10+

ISBN: 978-1-897296-72-1

Year Published

2009

Edition

1

Editor

Linda Visitor, Lucie Salt, Alice Duff

Illustrated By

Christopher George

Modified

2017-11-14 16:36:13

Dialect

Northern

Type

Book

Sources

Cree Literacy

Themes

Legends

Topics

Boy, Animals

Cree Way of Life
$5.00
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This is an orientation type of book that explains to people who first visit this place what to expect. What Fort George is all about and the traditional activities that take place.

Age 12+

ISBN: 978-1-897296-59-2

Year Published

2007

Edition

1

Editor

Luci Salt, Alice Duff, Linda Visitor

Illustrated By

Mark MacDonald

Modified

2017-11-14 15:58:00

Dialect

Northern

Type

Book

Sources

Cree Programs

Teachings

History

Themes

Legends

Why the Bear got its Short Tail
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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 6+

ISBN: 1-55036-623-8

Year Published

1999

Edition

1

Editor

Linda Visitor, Luci Salt

Illustrated By

Melvin Moar

Modified

2017-11-08 14:39:25

Dialect

Northern

Type

Book

Themes

Legends

Topics

Animals

Chichipayuu and another legend
$20.00
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There are two legends as told by Florrie Mark-Stewart of Eastmain, Qc.

1. Chichipayuu

2. The Cannibal Giants

Age 12+

ISBN: 1-897296-32-0

Year Published

2007

Edition

1

Editor

Marie-Odile Junker, Brian Webb

Illustrated By

Brian Webb

Modified

2017-09-14 10:53:02

Dialect

Southern

Type

CD

Themes

Legends

Topics

Starvation

Waskaganish Area
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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

2017-09-14 10:49:35

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

2016-10-18 11:40:29

Dialect

Southern

Also Available In

Northern

Type

Book

Sources

Other

Themes

Legends, Memoirs

Topics

Animals, Places, Past, Food

More Old Stories (vol. 2)
$3.00
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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

2016-10-12 15:47:29

Dialect

Southern

Also Available In

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

2016-10-12 15:44:37

Dialect

Southern

Also Available In

Northern

Type

Book

Themes

Legends

Topics

Girl

Stories from Long Ago
$20.00
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There are five stories in this CD as told by Florrie Mark-Stewart of Eastmain, Qc. The stories are: 1. Long Ago 2. My father`s story 3. Implements used long ago 4. My life in the bush 5. My sister and I.

Age 12+

ISBN: 1-897296-31-2

Year Published

2007

Edition

1

Editor

Marie-Odile Junker, Brian Webb

Illustrated By

Brian Webb

Modified

2015-07-23 10:39:14

Dialect

Southern

Type

CD

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: 1-894843-55-X

Year Published

2005

Edition

1

Editor

Ruth Salt, Daisy Moar, Anna Blacksmith, Patricia Diamond

Illustrated By

John Murdoch

Modified

2015-07-23 10:31:50

Dialect

Southern

Also Available In

Northern

Type

Book

Themes

Legends

Topics

Animals, Woman

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