Category Archives: Press Bytes

Sugar Falls: A Residential School Story

Sugar Falls Approved for Saskatchewan Classrooms We are pleased to announce that the graphic novel, Sugar Falls: A Residential School Story, is listed by the Saskatchewan Ministry of Education as an approved resource for English Language Arts. Congratulations to author David Alexander Robertson and illustrator Scott B. Henderson. Click on the book cover and buy […]

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Manitowapow Wins!

Voters have selected Manitowapow as the book for all Manitobans to read during On The Same Page 2012-13! On The Same Page, a project of The Winnipeg Foundation and Winnipeg Public Library, encourages all Manitobans to read, and talk about, the same book at the same time. The program includes book giveaways, author appearances and […]

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Big Ideas at Thin Air

Join Niigaanwewidam James Sinclair at Winnipeg’s International Writer’s Festival Presenting Manitowapow! Manitowapow, the precursor of our province’s name, is also the title of a lively anthology of aboriginal writing from “the land of water.” What do those voices have to say? September 26, 2012 (4:30 pm – 5:30 pm) Location: Millennium Library, 251 Donald Street […]

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Upcoming Event Features Manitowapow

Join us for a reading of Manitowpow, a finalist for On The Same Page. Thursday, September 13 7:00 pm McNally Robinson Winnipeg, MB Niigaanwewidam James Sinclair, editor, will be on hand to read selections from Manitowapow. Please visit www.mcnallyrobinson.com for more information. Please visit www.onthesamepage.ca to place your vote.

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7 Generations in Vivid Colour

The 7 Generations Special Edition is Coming Soon! The 7 Generations series is available in one book, and the illustrations are in vivid colour. This colourized edition includes the graphic novels Stone, Scars, Ends/Begins, and The Pact. Watch the book trailer featuring this special edition.

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New For All Teachers Teaching to Diversity

Three-Blocks: A Proven Model for Teaching to Diversity From the book: Teaching to Diversity: The Three-Block Model of Universal Design for Learning by Jennifer Katz Foreword by Faye Brownlie In her book Teaching to Diversity, Jennifer Katz synthesizes the research, and 16 years experience of teaching in inclusive classrooms and schools, to provide answers to […]

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Manitowapow A Bestseller

Winnipeg Bestsellers Manitowapow reaches bestseller status at McNally Robinson Bookseller at number five in the paperback fiction category. Congratulations to the authors and editors Niigaanwewidam James Sinclair and Warren Cariou. McNally_Best_Manit_Apr2012

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Achieving Aboriginal Students Success Recommended

P&M Press is pleased to announce that Achieving Aboriginal Student Success is approved for teachers by School District #36 (Surrey, BC). The resource was evaluated through a formalized school district learning resource local approval process. The process is based on specific criteria developed by the British Columbia Ministry of Education and includes content, instructional design, […]

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Manitowapow Celebration

Manitowapow Book Launch On behalf of P&M Press, thank you to all those involved in making the Feb. 3rd book launch for Manitowapow successful. We extend our sincerest appreciation to all those involved in the inspiring, as well as, entertaining presentation. photograph of contributors to Manitowapow photograph taken by Aaron Pierre Photography, www.aaronpierre.com

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Celebrating Manitowapow

Please join HighWater Press with Niigaanwewidam James Sinclair and Warren Cariou A BOOK LAUNCH FOR Manitowapow Aboriginal Writings from the Land of Water Date: Friday, February 3, 2012 Time: Reading at 7:30 pm, followed by Reception & Book Signing Place: Glass Atrium, The Forks Market, Winnipeg, Manitoba This anthology of Aboriginal writings from Manitoba is […]

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