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CM Magazine Recommends Fishing with Grandma

CM Magazine highly recommends Fishing with Grandma by Susan Avingaq and Maren Vsetula, with illustrations by Charlene Chua! “Young readers will undoubtedly enjoy this glimpse into the Canadian Arctic way of life and will make connections and comparisons to their own family traditions and ...

CanLit for LittleCanadians Reviews Akilak’s Adventure

CanLit for LittleCanadians shared a wonderful review of Akilak’s Adventure by Deborah Kigjugalik Webster, illustrated by Charlene Chua. “Akilak’s Adventure has timeless teachings about responsibility and the importance of imagination to make it a worthwhile read now and always.” You can read the full review ...

CanLit for LittleCanadians Reviews Kamik Joins the Pack

There is a great review of Kamik Joins the Pack by Darryl Baker, with illustrations by Qin Leng, over at CanLit for LittleCanadians! “Kamik Joins the Pack is both a story of lessons and hope, about a future and achievement that comes from doing things well ...

Hakai Magazine’s “New Coastal Books for Curious Kids” Features Inhabit Media Titles

We’re pleased to see several Inhabit Media titles made Hakai Magazine‘s “New Coastal Books for Curious Kids” list, a selection of books exploring diversity in coastal environments. In Fishing with Grandma, “The pride of practicing one’s culture and catching a fish is joyfully captured by authors ...

#GiftingReconciliation Reading Campaign Kicks Off with Akilak’s Adventure

This holiday season, Minister Bennett, the Minister of Indigenous and Northern Affairs, will be highlighting a book a day by Indigenous authors. The campaign, called #GiftingReconciliation, kicked off November 20 at Mabel’s Fables Bookstore in Toronto with a reading of Akilak’s Adventure by Deborah Kigjugalik ...

The Owl and the Lemming Reviewed by CanLit for LittleCanadians

Check out this great review from CanLit for LittleCanadians of The Owl and the Lemming by Roselynn Akulukjuk, with illustrations by Amanda Sandland! The Owl and the Lemming is “a legend with both clarity and richness, staying true to [Akulukjuk’s] Nunavut roots . . . ...

Akilak’s Adventure Launched at Kaleidoscope Kids’ Books

Akilak’s Adventure, written by debut children’s book author Deborah Kigjugalik Webster with illustrations by Charlene Chua, launched this week at Kaleidoscope Kids’ Books in Ottawa. Deborah gave a reading of her book accompanied by her daughter Nicole, who inspired the imaginative main character, Akilak. Nunatsiaq ...

The Globally Curious Reviews Ajjiit: Dark Dreams of the Ancient Arctic

The Globally Curious blog posted a fantastic review of the short-story collection Ajjiit: Dark Dreams of the Ancient Arctic by Sean A. Tinsley and Rachel A. Qitsualik. “It is the best of what I look for in diverse speculative fiction: imaginative stories that engage with ...