Indigenous Writers of Canada


The FIMS Graduate Library has a collection of materials written by Indigenous writers from across Canada. The collection includes fiction and non-fiction literature, poetry, graphic novels and children's books. These books are available in the FIMS Graduate Library.

Collection Items

The Barren Grounds: The Misewa Saga, Book One
Morgan and Eli, two Indigenous children forced away from their families and communities, are brought together in a foster home in Winnipeg, Manitoba. They each feel disconnected, from their culture and each other, and struggle to fit in at school and…

Absolutely True Diary of a Part-Time Indian
Bestselling author Sherman Alexie tells the story of Junior, a budding cartoonist growing up on the Spokane Indian Reservation. Determined to take his future into his own hands, Junior leaves his troubled school on the rez to attend an all-white farm…

Aboriginal and Visible Minority Librarians : Oral Histories from Canada
Aboriginal and Visible Minority Librarians: Oral Histories from Canada, is a collection of chapters written by librarians of color in Canada writing about their experiences working in libraries. This book is not only for librarians in Canada and for…
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