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The Orenda by Joseph Boyden

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In The Orenda, past Scotiabank Giller Prize-winning author Joseph Boyden takes readers back in time to 17th-century Canada and explores the clashes between the Jesuits and the indigenous peoples. The story weaves the lives of a young Iroquois girl, a charismatic Jesuit missionary and a Huron elder into a nation-shaping tale.

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