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Long Ago at Rupert's House
$3.00
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There two stories in this book. The first one is about long ago in Waskaganish and the last one is about a man who lost his sons to the rapids and lives close by the rapids.

Age 12+

ISBN: 1-894843-64-9

Year Published

2005

Edition

1

Editor

Luci Salt, Elsie Duff, Alice, Duff, Frances Visitor, Linda Visitor

Photo Credits

National Archives of Canada

Modified

2017-11-16 14:42:03

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Northern

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Book

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Themes

Memoirs

Topics

Starvation

The Rupert River Brigade
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There are three stories in this book. The first one is about the brigade, a wedding long ago and the last one is about the German measles.

Age 12+

ISBN: 1-894843-66-5

Year Published

2007

Edition

3

Editor

Luci Salt, Elsie Duff, Alice Duff

Photo Credits

National Archives

Modified

2017-11-16 14:40:42

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Starvation, Places, Past, Summer

Lake formations
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This book is all about the different formations of lakes and their original meanings.

Age 12+

ISBN: 1-894843-50-9

Year Published

2005

Edition

1

Editor

Luci Salt, Elsie Duff, Alice Duff

Illustrated By

George Fireman

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2017-11-16 14:38:38

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Cree Literacy

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

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Northern

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Book

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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

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Book

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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

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Northern

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Book

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Legends

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Animals, Tradition, Past, Food

Transportation on the land
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There are about five different short stories told to Gerti & John Murdoch by various elders in Waskaganish.

Age 12+

ISBN: 1-894843-62-2

Year Published

2005

Edition

1

Editor

Luci Salt, Elsie Duff, Alice Duff

Photo Credits

National Archives of Canada

Modified

2017-11-15 15:00:10

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Book

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Memoirs

Topics

Past

Different Types of Shelters
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This book is about the different kinds of shelters that can be used throughout the year. This book is geared more to upper elementary levels.

Age 12+

ISBN: 1-894843-79-7

Year Published

2005

Edition

1

Editor

Luci Salt, Elsie Duff, Alice Duff, Linda Visitor

Illustrated By

William Cox

Modified

2017-11-15 14:59:13

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Northern

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Book

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Cree Literacy

Themes

Teachings

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

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Northern

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Book

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Legends

Topics

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

Traditional Shelters
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This book talks about the different shelters people used long ago and still use today.

Age 12+

ISBN: 1-894843-68-1

Year Published

2005

Edition

1

Editor

Luci Salt, Alice Duff, Linda Visitor, Elsie Duff

Illustrated By

Bobby Esau

Modified

2017-11-15 11:24:23

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Northern

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Cree Literacy

How Mistissini Got Its Name
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It is a story of how Mistissini got its name, why it is called the big rock.

Age 12+

ISBN: 1-894843-89-4

Year Published

2006

Edition

1

Editor

Luci Salt, Alice Duff, Elsie Duff, Linda Visitor

Photo Credits

Josephine Mianscum-Coon

Modified

2017-11-15 11:22:40

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Northern

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Book

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Cree Literacy

Topics

Starvation, Tradition

Old Waswanipi
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How the people of Waswanipi used to live on an island together from their traplines after being away for the winter. The activities that occurred during the summer like weddings and feasts.

Age 12+

ISBN: 1-894843-88-6

Year Published

2006

Edition

1

Editor

Luci Salt, Alice Duff, Linda Visitor, Elsie Duff

Photo Credits

Lily Gull-Sutherland

Modified

2017-11-15 11:21:04

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Northern

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Cree Literacy

Topics

Cree values, Tradition, Places, Family

Old Mistissini
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This is a historical book about the hunting and fishing activities that took place in Old Mistissini. It also talks about some games that were played.

Age 12+

ISBN: 1-897296-01-0

Year Published

2006

Edition

1

Editor

Luci Salt, Alice Duff, Elsie Duff, Linda Visitor

Illustrated By

Coom Matoush

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Coom Matoush

Modified

2017-11-14 16:53:40

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Northern

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Book

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Cree Literacy

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Tradition, Past

Winter Travel by foot
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This story is about a wellness journey following the traditional way of winter travel.

Age 12+

ISBN: 1-894843-99-1

Year Published

2006

Edition

1

Editor

Luci Salt, Alice Duff, Elsie Duff, Linda Visitor

Photo Credits

Annie Loon Cheechoo

Modified

2017-11-14 16:52:42

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Northern

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Book

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Cree Literacy

Topics

Winter, Tradition, Past, Man

Keep Your Environment Clean
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This talks about how to keep the campsite area and the environment clean. This is to show respect for the land and animals.

Age 12+

ISBN: 1-894843-98-3

Year Published

2006

Edition

1

Editor

Luci Salt, Alice Duff, Elsie Duff, Linda Visitor

Illustrated By

Thomas Coon

Modified

2017-11-14 16:51:24

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Book

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Cree Literacy

Topics

Tradition, Places

A Woman`s Wellness Journey
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Luke tells a story about a woman`s wellness journey which lasts one month. This annual event takes place in Mistissini.

Age 12+

ISBN: 1-894843-92-4

Year Published

2006

Edition

1

Editor

Luci Salt, Alice Duff, Linda Visitor, Elsie Duff

Photo Credits

Luke McLeod

Modified

2017-11-14 16:49:54

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Northern

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Book

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Cree Literacy

Themes

Interview

Topics

Winter, Tradition, Celebrations, Man

Returning To Old Nemaska
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This book is about an annual visit to the Old Nemaska site.

Age 12+

ISBN: 1-897296-00-2

Year Published

2006

Edition

1

Editor

Luci Salt, Alice Duff, Elsie Duff, Linda Visitor

Photo Credits

Margaret Cheezo &Thomas Jolly

Modified

2017-11-14 16:47:48

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Northern

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Book

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Cree Literacy

Topics

Tradition, Places, Celebrations, Past

Waskaganish Area
$5.00
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This book is a collection of ten short stories of how the various name places in the Waskaganish area 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: 1-894843-70-3

Year Published

2006

Edition

1

Editor

Luci Salt, Alice Duff, Elsie Duff, Linda Visitor

Illustrated By

John Murdoch

Modified

2017-11-14 16:46:19

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Northern

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Book

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Other

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Tradition, Past, Family

Annie Whiskeychan Day
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This book talks about the activities that take place on this special day remembering the late Annie Whiskeychan.

Age 12+

ISBN: 978-1-897296-41-7

Illustrated By

Jimmy Otter

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2015-10-06 14:03:40

Modified

2017-11-14 16:45:05

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Book

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Cree Literacy

Themes

Memoirs

Traditional Tools
$10.00
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This book shows pictures of traditional tools Cree people used long ago and sometimes still do, made out of wood, stone, bone, cloth and animals. Includes an explanation of what they are made of and their use.

Age 12+

ISBN: 1-894843-86-X

Year Published

2006

Edition

1

Editor

Luci Salt, Alice Duff, Elsie Duff, Linda Visitor

Photo Credits

Wilfred Georgekish, Miller Visitor

Modified

2017-11-14 16:42:52

Dialect

Northern

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Book

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Cree Literacy

Topics

Tradition, Family