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Published by University of Wisconsin Press in Madison, WI .

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Statementedited by Lisa Colletta and Maureen O"Connor.
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Paginationviii, 175 p. ;
Number of Pages175
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ISBN 100299216349

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Cherie Dimaline is a Canadian Métis writer. She is most noted for her young adult novel The Marrow Thieves, which explores the continued colonial exploitation of Indigenous people and the land. It won the Governor General's Award for English-language children's literature at the Governor General's Awards and the Kirkus Prize in Genre: Fiction, Young adult.

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