Biography & Memoir

Dianne Meili

The elders in Those Who Know have devoted their lives to preserving the wisdom and spirituality of their...

Barbara Kingscote

In May 1949, at the age of twenty, Barbara Kingscote left her farm in Mascouche, Quebec, and set out for the...

Michael Ross

Peigan elders Joe and Josephine Crowshoe belonged to a generation still bright with the traditional knowledge and...

Alla Tumanov

The memoir of a young woman who, in 1951 at the age of seventeen, was arrested for her involvement with an...

Rick Ranson

In the Fall of 1969, Rick Ranson and John Van Landeghem, both barely out of high school, took on the might of the...

Tom Sando

Wild Daisies in the Sand reopens a chapter in Canadian history. This book is a series of diary entries...

Elizabeth McLachlan

The severe shortage of teachers brought on by World War II meant that teenagers, some with little or no training,...

Elizabeth McLachlan

A compilation of individual stories based on the author’s interviews and correspondence with several Depression-era...

Rick Ranson

In the off hours of jobs in the Arctic, workers have a choice: to gamble, drink, or watch mind-numbing television....

A.K. Hellum

Combining personal experience with concrete fact, A.K. Hellum’s Listening to Trees tells the story of a...

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