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  • 1 of 1 copy available at Terrace Public Library.

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Terrace Public Library DAN (Text) 35151001106764 Adult Fiction Volume hold Available -

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  • ISBN: 9780889713116 (paperback)
  • ISBN: 0889713111 (paperback)
  • Physical Description: 255 pages ; 23 cm
  • Publisher: Gibsons, British Columbia : Nightwood Editions, 2015.

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Taken from the arms of her mother as soon as she was born, Sandy was only one of over twenty thousand Aboriginal children scooped up by the federal government between the 1960s and 1980s. Sandy was adopted by a Ukrainian family and grew up as the only First Nations child in a town of white people. Ostracized by everyone around her and tired of being different, at the early age of five she tried to scrub the brown off her skin. But she was never sent back into the foster system, and for that she considers herself lucky.
Subject: Television journalists > Fiction.
Racism > Fiction.
Child welfare > Fiction.
Indian women > Canada > Fiction.
Topic Heading: Aboriginal.
First Nations.

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