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Children's Nonfiction Native Canadian

Junior Field Guide: Insects of Nunavut

English Edition

by (author) Jordan Hoffman

illustrated by Athena Gubbe

Arvaaq Press
Initial publish date
Nov 2021
Native Canadian, Insects, Spiders, etc., Polar Regions, Zoology
  • Paperback / softback

    Publish Date
    Nov 2021
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Recommended Age, Grade, and Reading Levels

  • Age: 8 to 10
  • Grade: 2 to 4
  • Reading age: 8 to 10


There are lot of different types of insects in Nunavut. Learn about what defines an insect, as well as their life cycle, metamorphisis, and adaptions. This science book provides information about what different insects look like, where they live, what they eat, their behaviour, and other interesting facts about them, along with colourful illustrations and photographs.

About the authors

Jordan Hoffman is a marine mammal biologist based in Iqaluit, Nunavut. His work has focused on multiple species of dolphins and whales in Hong Kong, Malaysia, Taiwan, and Australia before taking a position in Nunavut. He has a background studying how marine mammals interact with their environment and their communication patterns.†

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Athena Gubbe is an Ontario-based artist. She works as an animator and painter. In her spare time you can find her backpacking in the wilderness and working with wildlife.

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