The Resource When We Were Alone

When We Were Alone

Label
When We Were Alone
Title
When We Were Alone
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Subject
Summary
A young girl notices things about her grandmother that make her curious. Why does her grandmother have long, braided hair and beautifully coloured clothing? Why does she speak Cree and spend so much time with her family? As she asks questions, her grandmother shares her experiences in a residential school, when all of these things were taken away.Also available in a bilingual Swampy Cree/English edition.When We Were Alone won the 2017 Governor General's Literary Award in the Young People's Literature (Illustrated Books) category, and was nominated for the TD Canadian's Children's Literature Award
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  • Robertson, David A
  • Flett, Julie
Nature of contents
dictionaries
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  • Juvenile Literature
  • Juvenile Fiction
  • Picture Book Fiction
Label
When We Were Alone
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Publication
Control code
OVERDRIVE:773801b2-b6a2-4cce-b53c-e3063314e37b
Dimensions
4 3/4 in. or 12 cm.
Form of item
electronic
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True
Isbn
9781553797012
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True
Specific material designation
optical disk
Label
When We Were Alone
Publication
Control code
OVERDRIVE:773801b2-b6a2-4cce-b53c-e3063314e37b
Dimensions
4 3/4 in. or 12 cm.
Form of item
electronic
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True
Isbn
9781553797012
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True
Specific material designation
optical disk

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