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Sukaq and the Raven

by Roy Goose & Kerry McCluskey, illustrated by Soyeon Kim
edition: Paperback
also available: Hardcover Paperback
  • age: 6 to 8
  • Grade: 1 to 3
tagged: native american, polar regions, birds, bedtime & dreams

Sukaq loves to drift off to sleep listening to his mother tell him stories. His favourite story is the tale of how a raven created the world. But this time, as his mother begins to tell the story and his eyelids become heavy, he is suddenly whisked away on the wings of the raven to ride along as the entire world is formed! This traditional legend f …

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Putuguq and Kublu and the Attack of the Amautalik

Attack of the Amautalik

by Roselynn Akulukjuk & Danny Christopher, illustrated by Astrid Arijanto
edition: Paperback
  • age: 6 to 8
  • Grade: 1 to 3
tagged: native american, polar regions, humorous stories, imagination & play, native canadian

Putuguq and Kublu are at their grandparents’ house for lunch—caribou stew, Putuguq’s favourite! Putuguq’s worn out (and stinky!) kamiik remind his grandparents of the story of the amautalik and the orphan, a traditional story about a little orphan who outsmarts a child-stealing ogress. Grandmother’s storytelling over lunch starts Putuguq …

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Bœuf musqué

by Allen Niptanatiak & Kagan Mcleod
edition: Hardcover
  • age: 6 to 8
  • Grade: 1 to 4
tagged: mammals, polar regions

Dans ce livre, les jeunes lecteurs apprendront comment les bœufs musqués élèvent leurs petits, ce qu’ils mangent et comment ils trouvent leur nourriture, où ils habitent ainsi que d’autres informations intéressantes comme les nombreux moyens d’adaptation qui leur permettent de vivre dans des climats trop froids pour la majorité des aut …

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Baleine boréale

by Joanasie Karpik, illustrated by Sho Uehara
edition: Hardcover
  • age: 6 to 8
  • Grade: 1 to 3
tagged: marine life, mammals, polar regions

Dans ce livre, les jeunes lecteurs apprendront comment les baleines boréales élèvent leurs petits, où elles vivent, ce qu’elles mangent ainsi que d’autres informations intéressantes comme leur secret pour se nourrir sans même avoir de dents!

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Caribou

by David Aglukark & Dorothy Aglukark, illustrated by Amiel Sandland
edition: Hardcover
  • age: 6 to 8
  • Grade: 1 to 3
tagged: deer, moose & caribou, polar regions, mammals

Dans ce livre, les jeunes lecteurs apprendront comment les caribous élèvent leurs petits, où ils vivent, ce qu’ils mangent ainsi que d’autres informations intéressantes comme l’étonnante capacité du caribou à atteindre les 80 kilomètres à l’heure à la course!

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Kaakuluk

Orcas!

edited by Inhabit Media
  • age: 6 to 8
  • Grade: 1 to 3
tagged: activity books, native american, polar regions, mammals

Kaakuluk: Orcas includes interesting facts about orcas—like how they hunt and how they communicate in their family groups. This issue also includes a traditional story about the origin of the red phalarope and web-footed loon, a maze, and a secret message.

 

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I See! I, Pi, Ti, Ki

Bilingual Inuktitut and English Edition

by Christine Kudluk, illustrated by Julia Galotta
edition: Hardcover
  • age: 3 to 5
  • Grade: p to k
tagged: native canadian, polar regions, alphabet, sounds

What can you see? Practise your Inuktut sounds and find the hidden syllabics in the illustrations. Each page features an illustration of a word that begins with the hidden syllabic.

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Meeka Loves Nature: Plants

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, environment, girls & women

There are so many plants to discover in the North! Join Meeka as she explores the tundra to find all sorts of plants, from Arctic cotton to purple saxifrage and everything in between. What blooming, growing greenery will she discover next?

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Mia and the Monsters Search for Colours

Bilingual Inuktitut and English Edition

by Neil Christopher, illustrated by Sigmundur Thorgeirsson
edition: Hardcover
  • age: 3 to 5
  • Grade: p to k
tagged: native canadian, polar regions, colors, monsters

Mia and the monsters are looking for colours! Can you help them? In this interactive board book, children can join Mia and her monster friends as they look for different colours on the tundra.

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