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Children's Nonfiction Beginner

Celebrations in Nunavut

Inuktitut Edition

by (author) Aviaq Johnston

illustrated by Lenny Lishchenko

Publisher
Inhabit Education Books Inc.
Initial publish date
Nov 2019
Category
Beginner, General, Polar Regions
  • Paperback / softback

    ISBN
    9780228702764
    Publish Date
    Nov 2019
    List Price
    $13.95
  • Paperback / softback

    ISBN
    9780228702757
    Publish Date
    Nov 2019
    List Price
    $8.95
  • Paperback / softback

    ISBN
    9781774503867
    Publish Date
    May 2021
    List Price
    $17.95

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Recommended Age, Grade, and Reading Levels

  • Age: 6 to 8
  • Grade: 1 to 3
  • Reading age: 6 to 8

Description

In Nunavut, there are a lot of things to celebrate!

This book features celebrations that are important to communities across the North, such as The Return of the Sun and Nunavut Day.

About the authors

Aviaq Johnston is a young Inuk author from Igloolik, Nunavut. Her debut novel Those Who Run in the Sky was shortlisted for the 2017 Governor General's Literary Award for Young People's Literature, was a finalist for the Foreword INDIES Award for Young Adult Fiction, and a 2017 Honour Book for the Burt Award for First Nations, Inuit and Métis Young Adult Literature. In 2018 she won the inaugural Indigenous Voices Award for Most Significant Work of Prose in English by an Emerging Indigenous Writer. She is also the author of the bestselling picture book, What's My Superpower? Aviaq loves to travel and has lived in Australia and Vietnam. She spends most of her time reading, writing, studying, and procrastinating. She divides her time between Iqaluit, Nunavut, and Ottawa, Ontario.

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Lenny Lishchenko is not a boy. She is an illustrator, graphic designer, and comic maker, who will never give up the chance to draw a good birch tree. Ukrainian-born and Canadian raised, she’s interested in telling stories that people remember years later, in the early mornings where everything is quiet and still. She’s worked with clients such as Lenny Letter, Power Athletics Ltd. Alberta Venture, and Rubicon Publishing, and is based out of Mississauga, Ontario.

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