Goodbye Buffalo Bay
The sequel to As Long as the Rivers Flow and When the Spirits Dance is set during the author's teenaged years. In his last year in residential school, Lawrence learns the power of friendship and finds the courage to stand up for his beliefs. He returns home to find the traditional First Nations life he loved is over. He feels like a stranger to his family until his grandfather's gentle guidance helps him find his way, discovering a new sense of freedom and self-esteem.
Age Level: Middle Grade (9-14)
Book Series: Memoir & Ancestral Voices: American Indian Heritage American Indian Residential Schools: Books for Young Adults