Putuguq and Kublu and the Qalupalik!, written by Roselynn Akulukjuk and Danny Christopher and illustrated by Astrid Arijanto, was shortlisted for a First Nation Communities Read (FNCR) Award!
“Chosen by a jury of Indigenous librarians from across Ontario, these titles represent the best of Indigenous literature from across Turtle Island today. The title selection announcement for FNCR 2019-2020 will take place at Toronto’s Word on the Street Festival on Sunday September 22, 2019 at Harbourfront Centre. The authors of the selected titles will be the recipients of the Periodical Marketers of Canada Indigenous Literature Award and will each receive a $3000 cash prize.”
Read more about FNCR here!