Cindy Blackstock Reads Spirit Bear’s Story

Book cover for Spirit Bear and Children Make History. Illustration of a bear surrounded by children.

Have you ever heard the story of how Spirit Bear and children made history in Canada? In this episode, Cindy Blackstock – an Indigenous children’s advocate and author – reads a very special story to us called: Spirit Bear and Children Make History. Guess what? It is based on a true story!


Dr. Cindy Blackstock, Gitxsan First Nation (Canada)


Written by Cindy Blackstock and Eddy Robinson, illustrated by Amanda Strong and edited by Jennifer King and Sarah Howden.