Canadian, Aboriginal

Murray, Bonnie. Translator/ Rita Flamand. Illustrator/ Sheldon Dawson. 2001. Li Minoush. Winnipeg, MB: Pemmican Publications Inc. ISBN: 1-894717-06-6
Age: 5 - 8
Language: English & Michif Cree
Subject: Children; Fiction; Metis

Thomas gets a cat and with the help of his mother they come up with a Michif name for the new pet.

Canadian, Aboriginal

Nanogak, Agnes. 1986. More Tales from the Igloo. Edmonton, AB: Hurtig.
ISBN: 0-88830-062-X
Age: 12+
Language: English
Subject: Youth, Adult; Myths & Legends; Inuit; Arctic

This is a second collection of Inuit legends from the Central Arctic. The tales are split into three categories: Tales of Birds and Beasts, Tales of Adventure, and Tales of Sorrow and Revenge.

Non-Aboriginal, non-Canadian

Nicolai, Margaret. 1998. Kitaq Goes Ice fishing. Alaska Northwest Books.
ISBN: 0-88240-569-1
Age: 6 - 9
Language: English with Yupik glossary
Subject: Children; Fiction; Arctic; Inuit; Alaska

The author based this story on her husband’s childhood in an effort to keep her children’s father’s heritage alive. It is about a five-year-old boy who goes ice fishing with his grandfather for the first time.