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MYTHS AND LEGENDS OF THE SIOUX By MRS. MARIE L. MCLAUGHLIN
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In loving memory of my mother, MARY GRAHAM BUISSON, at whose knee most of the stories contained in this little volume were told to me, this book is affec- tionately dedicated FOREWORD In publishing... More > these "Myths of the Sioux," I deem it proper to state that I am of one-fourth Sioux blood. My maternal grandfather, Captain Duncan Graham, a Scotchman by birth, who had seen service in the British Army, was one of a party of Scotch Highlanders who in 1811 arrived in the British Northwest by way of York Factory, Hudson Bay, to found what was known as the Selkirk Colony, near Lake Winnipeg, now within the province of Manitoba, Canada. Soon after his arrival at Lake Winnipeg he proceeded up the Red River of the North and the western fork thereof to its source, and thence down the Minnesota River to Mendota, the confluence of the Minnesota and Mississippi Rivers, where he located. My grandmother, Ha-za-ho-ta-win, was a full-blood of the Medawakanton Band of the Sioux Tribe of Indians.< Less
MYTHS AND LEGENDS OF THE SIOUX By MRS. MARIE L. MCLAUGHLIN
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In loving memory of my mother, MARY GRAHAM BUISSON, at whose knee most of the stories contained in this little volume were told to me, this book is affec- tionately dedicated FOREWORD In publishing... More > these "Myths of the Sioux," I deem it proper to state that I am of one-fourth Sioux blood. My maternal grandfather, Captain Duncan Graham, a Scotchman by birth, who had seen service in the British Army, was one of a party of Scotch Highlanders who in 1811 arrived in the British Northwest by way of York Factory, Hudson Bay, to found what was known as the Selkirk Colony, near Lake Winnipeg, now within the province of Manitoba, Canada. Soon after his arrival at Lake Winnipeg he proceeded up the Red River of the North and the western fork thereof to its source, and thence down the Minnesota River to Mendota, the confluence of the Minnesota and Mississippi Rivers, where he located. My grandmother, Ha-za-ho-ta-win, was a full-blood of the Medawakanton Band of the Sioux Tribe of Indians.< Less
Platinum Crimes By Melanie Therrien
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Kaitlyn Jacobs is juggling working the night shift at the Health Sciences Centre in Winnipeg, Manitoba, motherhood and men. The sexy Dr. Everett Logan draws her into an unexpected drama that... More > involves people from Kaitlyn’s neighbourhood. After unexplained deaths and her own life being threatened Kaitlyn doesn’t know who she can trust and there is more than meets the eye to Dr. Logan. Dr. Logan isn’t the only one with secrets and Kaitlyn struggles to save herself and her family from a past that is coming back to haunt her.< Less
Our Weird Little Worlds By Sean Trinder
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Joe Costigan is a news cameraman. He spends his days driving around Winnipeg, capturing video for a low rated TV station. On an assignment, he meets Linda Cooper, a museum spokesperson who slips him... More > her phone number. Joe is flattered by Linda's interest in him and he's excited by the prospect of a new relationship. The problem is, Joe's got some baggage, handed to him by his ex-girlfriend, Mandy, who cheated on him. Twice. Will Linda be the woman to send Joe's baggage packing, or will she end up just another regrettable ex?< Less
Selo By Doug Setter
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Les Kingsley is sixteen, skinny and scared. He spends his days dodging bullies at school, work and home. When he befriends a hospital patient, he is guided into new found strength, confidence wealth... More > that he never knew before. But his mentor is wanted on both sides of the law. Soon, Les has to make hard choices about right, wrong and loyalty. Winner of 2012 Global eBook award for youth literature. "Brings back what it was like growing up and dealing with bullies in the 70's. Great story. I look forward to the sequel."--William Bell, Ex Vice Squad, Winnipeg PD.< Less
collected poems of james alan burdick By james burdick
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James Alan Burdick was born in Omaha on Oct. 24, 1934. He lived there for a short while, then at the following places: Lansing, Topeka, Wilmette, Ankara, Lawrence, Decatur, Chicago, New York, Fort... More > Dix, Fort Gordon, Bushy Park AFB, Belle Mead, Tom’s River, Burien, Winnipeg, Sanford, Warsaw, Gowanda, Bloomington, Jamestown, Millington, Evansville, Henderson, and McDaniels. He was educated at: Walnut Street School, Crane Jr. High, New Trier H.S., James Millikin University, McCormick Theological Seminary, New York University, Kingston-Upon-Thames Art School, Brooklyn College, and The University of Manitoba.< Less
Hants Hills To Arctic Tundra By Ray Simm
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Culture involves all knowledge, beliefs and customs of a people; undergoing enlightenment and refinement often through formal and/or informal education. Cultures die, advance, regress, clash, change,... More > assimilate or are assimilated, are sometimes obliterated through genocide and often survive despite over-whelming adversities. Ray Simm provides some aspects of a spectrum of cultures ranging from his childhood in depression time Hants County through the years of World War 2 to his experience as a teacher and educator in Halifax (Africville),to North End Winnipeg and to First Nations of Turtle Island including the Inuit.< Less
Hants Hills to Arctic Tundra By Ray Simms
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Culture involves all knowledge, beliefs and customs of a people; undergoing enlightenment and refinement often through formal and/or informal education. Cultures die, advance, regress, clash, change,... More > assimilate or are assimilated, are sometimes obliterated through genocide and often survive despite over-whelming adversities. Ray Simm provides some aspects of a spectrum of cultures ranging from his childhood in depression time Hants County through the years of World War 2 to his experience as a teacher and educator in Halifax (Africville),to North End Winnipeg and to First Nations of Turtle Island including the Inuit.< Less
Above Palm Canyon and Other Places in the Mind By Per K. Brask
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Road trips from Manitoba, Canada, to Palm Springs, CA, inspire these poetic meditations by Danish-born, Canadian poet, playwright, essayist and dramaturge Per K. Brask. Composed in accessible... More > “plain speech,” this collection of 37 poems is grouped thematically into three sections, offering a poetic travelogue of the journey and its destination ("On the Road" and "Palm Springs"), along with meditations on life at home in Winnipeg, Canada ("In Between"). Readers will enjoy the poet’s personal reflections on such offbeat locales as Fargo, ND, and Missoula, MT, as well as his meditations inspired by hikes with his wife on the trails around Palm Springs, CA.< Less
Call Me They By Teejay LeCapois
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Lawrence Jean-Noel has the perfect life. As an NCAA Division One football player at UMass-Amherst, he has the love of campus goddess Nadia Monroe and is admired by many. In fact, he's a shoo-in for... More > the NFL Draft. All is well until Lawrence gets involved with the seductive, hunky Lucien Etienne, who exposes his secret life to the world. That's when Lawrence starts to lose everything. His father Lionel disowns him. After graduation, Lawrence heads to Winnipeg, Manitoba, to stay with his openly gay aunt Jacqueline. Enrolling at the University of Manitoba Law School, Lawrence meets Deanna "Dee" Neekonnisiwin, a beautiful, spirited young Ojibwe poet transitioning from female to male. The two of them initially butt heads and a mutual attraction grows. The question is, is the world ready for such a unique couple ?< Less

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