The fourth novel in La Collection Voyage, to be published in the fall of 2016
Author: Janine Tougas
Illustrations: Alexis Flower
Genre: Youth novel - ages 12 to 17
Sylvianne believes herself to be one of the few students at Ste. Rita School in Manitoba with no Metis blood. At 16, after her parents’ divorce, this young artist finds herself in the Maritimes. There, the young girl discovers Mik'maq traditions and explores the raven’s presence in many indigenous cultures worldwide. Sylvianne is led to revelations of her ancestral lineage as well as to the power of the artist to heal the individual and to contribute to a collective consciousness of compassion.