Children’s Books Archive

Kiviuq and the Bee Woman

Kiviuq, one of the greatest and most important characters in Inuit mythology, is said

Simonie and the Dance Contest

Simonie loves to dance! When he sees a sign for Taloyoak’s annual Christmas Jigging

The Fox Wife

One cloudless night, a fox falls to earth and comes across a family of


“Takannaaluk” means “the one down there”—a term used in Canada’s High Arctic to refer

Una Huna?: What Is This?

ᐅᒃᐱᒃ ᖁᕕᐊᒋᔭᖃᓪᓗᐊᕕᒃᐳᖅ ᓄᓇᒥᓂᒃ ᐅᑭᐅᖅᑕᖅᑐᕐᒥ, ᐃᓚᒥᓂᒡᓗ. ᐃᓱᒪᑕᖅ ᓄᓇᖓ’ᓄᑦ ᑎᑭ’ᒪᑦ ᐅᒃᐱᐅᑉ ᐊᑖᑕᖓᓄᑦ ᓂᐅᕐᕈᑎᖃᕈᐊᖅᖢᓂ ᐱᖁᑎᓂᒃ, ᐅᒃᐱᒃ ᖁᕕᐊᓱᑦᓯᐊᒥᐊᖅᐳᖅ

Putuguq and Kublu and the Qalupalik!

What creatures lurk beneath the sea ice? Putuguq and Kublu—two siblings who can’t seem

The Origin of Day and Night

In very early times, there was no night or day, and words spoken by

It’s Time for Bed

It’s time for Siasi to go to bed, but she doesn’t want to brush

Animals Illustrated: Arctic Wolf

Animals Illustrated mixes fun-filled animal facts suitable for the youngest of readers with intricately

Siuluk: The Last Tuniq

Siuluk is a very strong man. He’s so strong that people tell him he