Aboriginal Peoples Books

At Fitzhenry & Whiteside we have over 600 books on Aboriginal people published by the Fitzhenry family of publishers or by publisher we distribute.

In order to make it easier to navigate through them and to help you find what you are interested in we have split the list into different groupings.

We have four publisher we distribute who's focus is on particular Aboriginal people. Their books have been pulled from the following lists and you can go to their lists of books further down on this page.

The rest of the books have been split into 4 sections.

Children's fiction books on Aboriginal people

Children's non-fiction books on Aboriginal people

Adult fiction books on Aboriginal people

Adult non-fiction books on Aboriginal people

 

Aboriginal Publishers

Inhabit Media

Inhabit Media is an Inuit-owned publishing company who has been working to encourage Inuit and non-Inuit Arctic residents to share their stories and their knowledge, and to record the oral history of our home. One of our aims is to ensure that Arctic voices are heard and that they have the opportunity to contribute to Canadian literature.  

The above link takes you to a selected list of their books. Click here to see all Inhabit Media books.

Inhabit Education

Inhabit Education is a Nunavut-based educational publishing company with a mandate to provide educators and parents with educational resources that are infused with authentic Northern perspectives, ways of life, and imagery. Inhabit Education’s publishing initiative always considers stories and information in an educational context.  

The above link takes you to a selected list of their books. Click here to see all Inhabit Education books.

Nunavut Arctic College

Nunavut Arctic College Media is a division of the Language & Culture Program at Nunavut Arctic College. They publish books, learning materials, and media products to enhance understanding of Inuit culture, history, and language.

The above link takes you to a selected list of their books. Click here to see all Nunavut Arctic College books.

Pemmican Publications

Pemmican Publications is a book publisher with a mandate to promote Metis authors, illustrators and stories.

The above link takes you to a selected list of their books. Click here to see all Pemmican Publication books.