Treaty Words

By Aimée Craft, Luke Swinson (illustrator),

Book cover of Treaty Words: For as Long as the Rivers Flow

Book description

The first treaty that was made was between the earth and the sky. It was an agreement to work together. We build all of our treaties on that original treaty.

On the banks of the river that have been Mishomis's home his whole life, he teaches his granddaughter to listen-to…


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1 author picked Treaty Words as one of their favorite books. Why do they recommend it?

Simple lyrical illustrations bring this story about commitments to life. A wise grandfather guides his granddaughter on a journey of discovery teaching her about indigenous perspectives. This important book is moving and essential for readers of all ages. It offers authentic historic perspectives and helps to describe the responsibility of truth and reconciliation.

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