Now available in paperback!
In this traditional Inuit story, a simple walk on the tundra becomes a life-or-death journey for a young man. When he comes across a giant who wants to take him home and cook him for dinner, the young man’s quick thinking saves him from being devoured by the giant and his family, and in the process, releases the first fog into the world. Written by Cape Dorset elder Qaunaq Mikkigak and Marilyn Baillie Picture Book Award–nominated author Joanne Schwartz, this action-packed picture book brings a centuries-old traditional tale to life.
Written by Qaunaq Mikkigak and Joanne Schwartz |Illustrated by Danny Christopher
Paperback (English) ISBN: 978-1-77227-136-2 | $13.95 | 8.5″ x 8.5″ | 32 pages | Full-colour illustrations throughout
ᐅᓂᒃᑳᖅᑐᐊᖅ ᑕᒃᓯᖅ Paperback (Inuktitut) ISBN: 978-1-927095-05-8 | $13.95 | 8.5″ x 8.5″ | 32 pages | Full-colour illustrations throughout
“The prose has numerous poetic touches that complement the grim illustrations . . .” — Quill & Quire Starred Review