The Question and Answer section for Touching Spirit Bear is a great resource to ask questions, find answers, and discuss the novel.
From the text:
Unconscious, he dreamed of the colorful at.óow blanket.
The imaginary blanket shielded him from the cold as it had protected many generations before him . Under the imaginary blanket, he slept soundly.
Cole- He has trouble letting go of his anger and pain. He struggles with taking responsibility for his own actions.
Peter- Peter has a lot of anger and resentment. He feels a victim and has trouble empowering himself.
Edwin and Garvey- They have...
The person speaking must be holding the feather.
When the feather comes to you, speak only if you wish to. This circle carries only two obligations—honesty and respect.”