Grandmother Ptarmigan (english) by Qaunaq MikkigakGrandmother Ptarmigan (english) by Qaunaq Mikkigak

Grandmother Ptarmigan (english)

byQaunaq Mikkigak, Joanne SchwartzIllustratorQin Leng

Hardcover | October 18, 2013

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It's bedtime for baby ptarmigan, but he will not go to sleep. So his grandmother decides to tell him a bedtime story that he will never forget.
With delightful illustrations by Qin Leng, this nursery rhyme inspired rendition of a traditional Inuit origin tale is perfect for the youngest of children.

Qaunaq Mikkigak is an elder, artist, and throat singer from Cape Dorset, Nunavut. She was born in 1932 in the Cape Dorset area and grew up on the land in a traditional Inuit community. She was featured in the books Inuit Women Artists: Voices from Cape Dorset and Cape Dorset Sculpture. She has collaborated with author Joanne Schwartz o...
Title:Grandmother Ptarmigan (english)Format:HardcoverDimensions:24 pages, 7.75 × 7.8 × 0.3 inPublished:October 18, 2013Publisher:Inhabit MediaLanguage:English

The following ISBNs are associated with this title:

ISBN - 10:1927095522

ISBN - 13:9781927095522


Editorial Reviews

“Grandmother Ptarmigan deserves a place with Aesop’s fables and fables of all types.”