Inuunira: My Story of Survival Named A Best of 2022 by Kirkus Reviews

Inuunira: My Story of Survival is listed by Kirkus Reviews as one of the best teen and YA non-fiction of 2022. It is written by Brian Koonoo and illustrated by Ben Shannon.

“This slim volume is rich in sensory details enhanced by beautiful, informative illustrations and photographs. . . . readers will feel breathless anticipation as they follow [Brian’s] trek by foot through harsh conditions in search of help. . . . Speaking directly to Inuit readers in a way that instills pride in heritage, this work has broad appeal, especially for readers interested in wilderness survival narratives. An unforgettable physical and emotional journey.”

You can see the full list here, and read Kirkus‘ full review here.