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Surprising Mammals of the Ancient Arctic

Inuktitut Edition

by Dana Hopkins, illustrated by Aaron Edzerza
edition: Paperback
  • age: 7 to 9
  • Grade: 2 to 4
tagged: native canadian, polar regions, zoology, dinosaurs & prehistoric creatures

What kinds of animals used to live in the Arctic? You might not think of camels, elephants, and lions as Arctic animals, but the ancestors of these animals once roamed the North long ago. As a follow-up to our Ancient Arctic Mammals book, this book features mammals you wouldn’t expect to find in the Arctic. Learn all about these surprising ancien …

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Meeka Loves Nature: Insects

Bilingual Inuktitut and English Edition

by Danny Christopher, illustrated by Ali Hinch
edition: Hardcover
  • age: 3 to 5
  • Grade: p to k
tagged: native canadian, polar regions, insects, spiders, etc., environmental conservation & protection

There are so many insects to discover in the North! Join the little entomologist as she explores the tundra to find all sorts of bugs, from polaris bees to Arctic blue butterflies and everything in between. What flying, buzzing, crawling creatures will she discover next?

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Songs to Make You Smile!

Bilingual Inuktitut and English Edition

by Inhabit Education Books, illustrated by Amiel Sandland; Ali Hinch; Sigmundur Thorgeirsson & Emma Pedersen
edition: Paperback
  • age: 3 to 5
  • Grade: p to k
tagged: native canadian, polar regions, media tie-in, songbooks

Let’s play and sing in Inuktitut! This book features songs from Seasons 1 and 2 of Anaana’s Tent, with downloads of the songs sung in Inuktitut by host Rita Claire. The songbook also includes the lyrics for each song, along with illustrations of your favourite Anaana’s Tent characters. Actions are provided for children to do as they sing alon …

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Changes in the Seasons

Inuktitut Edition

by Lucy Palituq, illustrated by Lenny Lishchenko
edition: Paperback
  • age: 6 to 8
  • Grade: 1 to 3
tagged: native canadian, polar regions, seasons, weather

When the seasons change, things all around us change, too. Learn about the changes on the land, shifts in weather, and the different activities people enjoy during each season in Clyde River, Nunavut.

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Animals Illustrated: Narwhal

Inuktitut

by Solomon Awa, illustrated by Hwei Lim
edition: Paperback
also available: Hardcover
  • age: 6 to 8
  • Grade: 1 to 3
tagged: marine life, native canadian, zoology, polar regions

Animals Illustrated mixes fun-filled animal facts suitable for the youngest of readers with intricately detailed illustrations to create a unique and beautiful collection of children's books on Arctic animals. Each volume contains first-hand accounts from authors who live in the Arctic, along with interesting facts on the behaviours and biology of …

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Animals Illustrated: Ringed Seal

by William Flaherty, illustrated by Sara Otterstatter
edition: Hardcover
  • age: 6 to 8
  • Grade: 1 to 3
tagged: mammals, polar regions, zoology

Animals Illustrated mixes fun-filled animal facts suitable for the youngest of readers with intricately detailed illustrations to create a unique and beautiful collection of children’s non-fiction books about Arctic animals.

Each volume contains first-hand accounts from authors who live in the Arctic, along with interesting facts on the behaviours …

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A Children's Guide to Arctic Butterflies

by Mia Pelletier, illustrated by Danny Christopher
edition: Paperback
also available: Hardcover
  • age: 6 to 8
  • Grade: 1 to 3
tagged: butterflies, moths & caterpillars, zoology, polar regions

There are 20,000 species of butterflies in the world, but only several dozen are found on the tundra of the North American Arctic. Many Arctic animals have warm, woolly coats, downy feathers, or thick layers of blubber, and Arctic butterflies appear fragile with their fluttering, delicate wings. Yet the hardy butterflies that live at the top of the …

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