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The Orange Shirt Story (Paperback)

The Orange Shirt Story By Phyllis Webstad, Brock Nicol (Illustrator) Cover Image
By Phyllis Webstad, Brock Nicol (Illustrator)
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This is the true story of Phyllis and her orange shirt. It is also the true story of Orange Shirt Day (an important day of remembrance for First Nations and non-First Nations peoples). When Phyllis Webstad (nee Jack) turned six, she went to the residential school for the first time. On her first day at school, she wore a shiny orange shirt that her Granny had bought for her, but when she got to the school, it was taken away from her and never returned.

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Product Details
ISBN: 9780993869495
ISBN-10: 0993869491
Publisher: Medicine Wheel Publishing
Publication Date: September 1st, 2018
Pages: 42
Language: English