ebooks and download videos Search All  Title  Author 
Home / Fiction / Native American & Aboriginal

Tyranny in Our Times

| £5.54 | €6.35 | Ca$9.60 | Au$9.58
by Brenda Fontaine
What is this?DRM-PDF | by download   add to wish list
Tyranny in Our Times by Brenda Fontaine

Kate Wasko, a Cree woman, lives in Robertson Lake and is experiencing difficulty fitting into the community, even after living there for two years. She develops a friendship with another single young mother who faces the same trial of finding acceptance for herself and her children. But soon their encounters put them face to face with discrimination-and it turns ugly.

Friction stemming from the choice Kate's family made to move away for a number of years has complicated her relationship with the neighbours. They feel like she abandoned their community. The neighbours vandalize her house and start rumours that undermine her integrity at work. Her sister, Noelle, also experiences rejection because of her son's involvement in a gang.

In a low point in her life, Kate begins to experience divine intervention. Visions emerge which support her speech against abortion, an issue she is passionate about. In Tyranny in Our Times, the tyranny of rejection is shown through people who are outcasts of their community-and the unborn, who are outcasts of the womb.

About the Author:

Brenda Fontaine is a recently retired schoolteacher in northern Manitoba. She taught in The Pas, Cross Lake, and Norway House, where she now resides. She has written many children's books, including the Babs Adventures: The Stranger at the Creek, The Storm on the Lake, and Christmas on the Trapline. She has also written articles for the magazine Northroots, the Urban NDN newspaper, and Maranatha. She has written poems and short stories for Northern Writers, Volumes 1-5. Her poem "Tidewater" won a prize in Urban NDN.

To view this DRM protected ebook on your desktop or laptop you will need to have Adobe Digital Editions installed. It is a free software. We also strongly recommend that you sign up for an AdobeID at the Adobe website. For more details please see FAQ 1&2. To view this ebook on an iPhone, iPad or Android mobile device you will need the Adobe Digital Editions app, or BlueFire Reader or Txtr app. These are free, too. For more details see this article.

SHARE  Share by Email  Share on Facebook  Share on Twitter  Share on Linked In  Share on Delicious
or call in the US toll free 1-888-866-9150 product ID: 688582

Ebook Details
Size: 1.0 MB
Publisher: Word Alive Press
Date published:   2015
ISBN: 9781486604692 (DRM-PDF)

DRM Settings
Copying:not allowed
Printing:not allowed
Read Aloud:  not allowed

This product is listed in the following categories:

Fiction > Christian
Fiction > Native American & Aboriginal

If you find anything wrong with this product listing, perhaps the description is wrong, the author is incorrect, or it is listed in the wrong category, then please contact us. We will promptly address your feedback.

© 2017