Recommended Age, Grade, and Reading Levels
- Reading age: 8 to 12
Watson's brilliant imagination and vivid storytelling bring us a cast of human and animal characters who make us laugh out loud, while at the same time wrestling with some of life's most challenging issues and values.
About the author
PATRICK WATSON is best known for his work in television current affairs and documentary film. Ahmek is his first book for young readers, but Patrick’s adult titles include novels, biographies, and works of social and political studies. He has received honorary doctorates in Letters and in Laws, and a number of television and documentary awards. In 1981 he was named an officer of the Order of Canada and from 1989–1994 was Chairman of the CBC.