Seattle Book Review writes about Akpa’s Journey, written by Mia Pelletier and illustrated by Kagan McLeod.
“In Akpa’s Journey, the author captures an Arctic seabird’s descent into life and the days that follow. The story is laced with kernels of truth and gorgeous prose, making this beautiful tale perfect for grandparents, parents, and educators to share with young children ages six to ten. Youth will savor the detailed, realistic illustrations. They’ll aid them in joining Akpa on his amazing and enlightening journey. The inclusion of facts about murres as well as the region in which they live will pique their interest.”
You can read the full article here.