amazon.ca

Thousands of Canadian-authored kids and YA books

9781771313858_cover Enlarge Cover
5 of 5
2 ratings
rated!
rated!
list price: $11.99
edition:eBook
also available: Paperback
category: Poetry
published: Feb 2016
ISBN:9781771313858
publisher: Brick Books

A Really Good Brown Girl

by Marilyn Dumont, introduction by Lee Maracle

tagged: canadian, native american
5 of 5
2 ratings
rated!
rated!
list price: $11.99
edition:eBook
also available: Paperback
category: Poetry
published: Feb 2016
ISBN:9781771313858
publisher: Brick Books
Description

On the occasion of the press’s 40th anniversary, Brick Books is proud to present the fourth of six new editions of classic books from our back catalogue. This edition of A Really Good Brown Girl features a new Introduction by Lee Maracle, a new Afterword by the author and a new cover and design by the renowned typographer Robert Bringhurst.

First published in 1996, A Really Good Brown Girl is a fierce, honest and courageous account of what it takes to grow into one’s self and one’s Metis heritage in the face of myriad institutional and cultural obstacles. It is an indispensable contribution to Canadian literature.

Recommended Age and Grade
Age:
14
Grade:
9
Editorial Review

"No other book so exonerates us, elevates us and at the same time indicts Canada in language so eloquent it almost hurts to hear it."

— Lee Maracle

Buy the e-book: