My Name is Seepeetza
Author(s): Shirley Stirling
Synopsis: Seepeeta, Tooti, or McSpoot – those were the names Martha Stone was called at home on her ranch. But now that she is living and studying at an Indian residential school, her name and everything about her life have changed. Strict and unhappy nuns, arbitrary and unfair rules and, worst of all, a complete denial of all that being Indian means to her, govern Martha’s new world. Only vacation times at home feed Martha’s Hunger for the true life she has had to leave behind.