Book Detail

Surviving the City, Volume 1

ISBN: 9781553797562

Contributors: Spillett, Tasha (Author)
Donovan, Natasha (Illustrator)

Publisher: Mrs. Nelson's Book Company, 2019

Binding: Readerbound (Readerbound Available)

Discounted Price
5-99 copies: $21.76
100+ copies: $21.16

Description

Miikwan (Anishinaabe) and Dez (Inninew) are best friends. Together, the teens navigate the challenges of growing up Indigenous in the city--they're so close, they even completed their Berry Fast together. When Dez's grandmother becomes too sick, Dez can't stay with her anymore. With the threat of a group home looming, Dez can't bring herself to go home and disappears. Miikwan is devastated, and the wound of her missing mother resurfaces. Will Dez's community find her before it's too late? Will Miikwan be able to cope if they don't?

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