Kirkus reviewed The Pencil by Susan Avingaq and Maren Vsetula with illustrations by Charlene Chua.
“Avingaq and Vsetula understand life in Nunavut, Canada, and embed in the story the importance of being responsible for belongings and caring for them wisely . . . Chua depicts a close, loving Inuit family dressed in furs; a traditional ulu and seal-oil lamp can be seen along with a European kettle in the cozy interior.”
Read the full review here!