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I'm Finding My Talk

I'm Finding My Talk

by Rebecca Thomas • Hardcover • Picture Book • 32 pages
Art by Pauline Young


NOW RITA JOE’S FAMOUS POEM has been responded to in a companion poem by Rebecca Thomas, along with another set of paintings.

A second-generation residential school survivor, Thomas writes openly and honestly, reflecting on the process of working through the destructive effects of colonialism.

From sewing regalia to dancing at powwow to learning traditional language—with vibrant illustrations by Mi’kmaw artist Pauline Young.