Ahiahia the Orphan is one of the 22 Canadian comics CBC has highlighted for the fall. It is written by Levi Illuitok and illustrated by Nate Wells.
“Ahiahia the Orphan is the retelling of the traditional Kugaaruk story by Elder Levi Illuitok. Ahiahia the Orphan follows Ahiahia, who is raised by his grandmother after the brutal murder of his parents. . . . When he is attacked, Ahiahia, along with his companion dog, must use his agility, hunting skills and his grandmother’s protection to make it out alive.”
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