Yellow Line

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Orca Book Publishers, Dec 31, 2011 - Juvenile Nonfiction - 128 pages
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Vince lives in a small town - a town that is divided right down the middle. Indians on one side, Whites on the other. The unspoken rule has been there as long as Vince remembers and no one challenges it. But when Vince's friend Sherry starts seeing an Indian boy, Vince is outraged and determined to fight back - until he notices Raedawn, a girl from the reserve. Trying to balance his community's prejudices with his shifting alliances, Vince is forced to take a stand, and see where his heart will lead him.Sylvia Olsen has lived on Tsartlip Reserve on Vancouver Island for more than thirty years. A Status Indian, Sylvia has spent a lifetime living on the line between Native and White. She is the author of White Girl, The Girl with a Baby and Catching Spring.

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Sylvia Olsen is the author of many books and has been nominated for and won numerous awards. She usually writes for children and young adults about the place between cultures where Canada's First Nations and settlers come together. She is also a storyteller who loves to work with young people to help them find their written and spoken voice. Sylvia is the mother of four and grandmother of seven. She lives in North Saanich near Victoria, British Columbia.

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