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Author
Loyie, Larry ; Brissenden, Constance ; Holmlund, Heather D. (illustrator)
Call Number
PS8573 O979G38 2005
Location
Aboriginal Health Library
Title
The gathering tree
Author
Loyie, Larry ; Brissenden, Constance ; Holmlund, Heather D. (illustrator)
Source
University of Victoria Library
Place
Penticton, BC
Publisher
Theytus Books Ltd
Year Published
2005
Physical Description
46 unnumbered pages : color illustrations ; 26 cm
Subjects
AIDS (Disease)--Juvenile fiction.
Indians of North America--Juvenile fiction.
AIDS (Disease)
Indians of North America.
Notes
The Gathering Tree is a beautifully illustrated children's book about HIV/AIDS. Written by award-winning First Nations author Larry Loyie and co-author Constance Brissenden, it is a gentle, positive story of a First Nations family facing HIV. After eleven-year-old Tyler and his younger sister Shay-Lyn learn their favourite cousin Robert has HIV, they discover that knowledge brings understanding and self-awareness. Aspects of physical, spiritual, mental and emotional health are addressed.
ISBN
1894778286
Format
Book
Location
Aboriginal Health Library
Call Number
PS8573 O979G38 2005
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In the realm of hungry ghosts : close encounters with addiction

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Author
Maté, Gabor
Call Number
WM270 M38 2008
Location
Richmond Hospital
Title
In the realm of hungry ghosts : close encounters with addiction
Author
Maté, Gabor
Responsibility
Gabor Maté
Place
Toronto
Publisher
Knopf Canada
Year Published
2008
Physical Description
465 p. : ill. ; 24 cm
Subjects
Compulsive behavior
Substance abuse
Comportement compulsif
Polytoxicomanie
Addiction
ISBN
9780676977417
Format
Book
Location
Richmond Hospital
Call Number
WM270 M38 2008
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