Floyd Twofeathers has always trusted his mom, a traditional healer, and his dad, chief of their band, to take care of the people on their reserve.
But when kids start to take their own lives because of a lack of opportunities and support in the community, Floyd’s parents can’t find a way to turn things around. Floyd tries to help, but his father refuses to listen to his ideas. Floyd decides to take action against the suicide epidemic before it’s too late.
|Interest Level||Grade 9 - Grade 12|
|Reading Level||Grade 5|
|Genre||Fiction, High/Low, Young Adult|
|Publisher||Lorimer & Company, Ltd.|
|Imprint||Lorimer Children & Teens|
|Number of Pages||176|
Author: Melanie Florence
Melanie Florence is the author of several award-winning fiction and non-fiction books about Indians. She is of Plains Cree and Scottish descent. She lives in lives in Toronto with her family.