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How Things Came to Be

Inuit Stories of Creation

by Rachel Qitsualik-Tinsley; Sean Qitsualik-Tinsley, illustrated by Emily Fiegenschuh & Patricia Ann Lewis-MacDougall

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list price: $16.95
edition:Hardcover
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published: Feb 2015
ISBN:9781927095782
publisher: Inhabit Media
Description

This completely revised and reedited edition, originally published as Qanuq Pinngurnirmata, shares eight classic Inuit creation stories from the Baffin region. These treasured tales have been revised to increase readability for young readers ages 6-8, while new material provides even more contextual information for these important creation myths. New illustrations accompany the new textual material.
This edition is as accessible and enjoyable as it is informative. The perfect introduction to Arctic creation myths for children of all ages.

About the Authors

Rachel Qitsualik-Tinsley

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Sean Qitsualik-Tinsley

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Emily Fiegenschuh attended art school at the Ringling College of Art and Design in Sarasota, FL, and graduated with honours and a BFA from the Illustration program. She has illustrated numerous Dungeons and Dragons rulebooks for Wizards of the Coast, and has contributed cover and interior illustrations to the novel series Knights of the Silver Dragon. She illustrated the ten-part fantasy story “The Star Shard” by Frederic S. Durbin for Cricket Magazine. Her art has also appeared in the New York Times bestsellers A Practical Guide to Dragons, and A Practical Guide to Monsters. Emily lives with her husband in the Seattle area.
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Born and raised in the Niagara Peninsula, Patricia Ann Lewis-MacDougall‘s childhood days were spent in the woodsy setting of Ontario’s Bruce Trail. After graduating high school, Patricia Ann enrolled at Sheridan College to study Animation in the 1980s and later illustration. She worked for several years as storyboard artist for Nelvana. She has illustrated several books for children.
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Recommended Age, Grade, and Reading Levels
Age:
7 to 9
Grade:
2 to 4
Reading age:
6 to 8
Editorial Reviews

“. . . [A] complete package of story-telling and art for giving voice to classic Inuit creation stories and meaningful discussions of beginnings and endings.”


“. . . a well-written, engaging series of stories . . .”

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