September 12, 2017
8.2 X 0.1 X 10.3 inches | 0.25 pounds
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About the Author
Michael Arvaarluk Kusugak is an Inuit storyteller who grew up in Repulse Bay, NWT (now Nunavut). During his childhood, his family traveled by dog sled, living a traditional Inuit lifestyle. He is the author of seven picture books, including Northern Lights: The Soccer Trails, winner of the Ruth Schwartz Award.
Vladyana Krykorka illustrated Robert Munsch and Michael Arvaarluk Kusugak's A Promise is a Promise (1988) which sparked her love for the Inuit culture. Since then, she has flown to the Arctic many times to meet, paint and photograph the people and their land. Vladyana has illustrated over 20 picture books for children, including all the titles written by Michael Kusugak, an acclaimed Inuit storyteller.