Since February 2016, Gabriel entre chien et loup, second youth novel in La Collection Voyage (that features 4 young Metis from 12 to 16 years of age), is a Canadian bestseller. Mélina et la chasse au bison, first youth novel in La Collection Voyage has sold 4500 copies in its first year. These two novels are now found in most of Canada’s Français schools.
Sylvianne aux couleurs du corbeau, fourth novel in La Collection Voyage will be published in the fall of 2016.
Sylvianne believes that she is one of the few students at St 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 the raven’s presence in many indigenous cultures worldwide. Sylvianne is led to surprising discoveries of her ancestral lineage as well as the power of the artist to heal the individual and to contribute to a collective consciousness of compassion.
Henri et le cheval noir, third novel in La Collection Voyage, will be published in December 2015!
At 15, Henri has the resourcefulness and the entrepreneur spirit of his Metis ancestors. He puts his marketing skills to use for the benefit of his school and the Metis Arts Club in St. Rita by launching a website. This foray into the world of business causes him to examine more closely his true values and his interpersonal relationships.