Nishga by Jordan Abel


Jordan Abel

240 pages first pub 2021 (editions)

nonfiction autobiography memoir challenging informative reflective slow-paced


From Griffin Poetry Prize winner Jordan Abel comes a groundbreaking, deeply personal, and devastating autobiographical meditation that attempts to address the complicated legacies of Canada's residential school system and contemporary Indigenous e...

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emotional 82%
reflective 78%
challenging 69%
informative 65%
sad 52%
dark 17%
hopeful 8%
inspiring 4%
tense 4%


fast 42%
medium 36%
slow 21%

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