Raven Reads Box Fall 2021 (Adult)
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Raven Reads is a curated gift box designed to amplify Indigenous voices and stories. Each box contains a book form an Indigenous author (up to 3 books in the kids’ boxes) alongside unique crafts and gifts from Indigenous creators from across Canada and the United States.
The current adult boxes contains the book, The Strangers, by Red River Métis author, Katherena Vermette. Following her debut book, The Break, The Strangers follows the Stranger family in a story that explores race, class, inherited trauma, and unbreakable matrilineal bonds.
This box also includes two gift items, the first being a Citron Tea concentrate from Wiikwemkoong owned business, Kettle & Hive. Made from fresh lemons and honey, Kettle & Hive’s Citron Tea is a caffeine-free tea made be just as comforting as the kind that Grandma used to make. Just add a spoonful to cup of hot water and you have a nice comforting and refreshing drink.
The second gift is Autumn Pumpkin Soap from Haida owned business Standing Spruce Farms & Apothecary. Owner Lesley Assu uses traditional knowledge and values as the foundation of everything that they do at Standing Spruce. She firmly believes in the importance of the Earth in the well being of people.