How Things Came To Be: Inuit Stories Of Creation

byRachel Qitsualik-tinsley, Sean Qitsualik-tinsleyIllustratorEmily Fiegenschuh

Picture Books | October 1, 2019

How Things Came To Be: Inuit Stories Of Creation by Rachel Qitsualik-tinsley
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This beautiful compendium of tales shares eight classic Inuit creation stories from the Baffin region. From the origins of day and night, thunder and lightning, and the sun and the moon to the creation of the first caribou and source of all the Arctic’s fearful storms, this book recounts traditional Inuit legends in the poetic and engaging style of authors Rachel and Sean Qitsualik-Tinsley.
Born in an Arctic wilderness camp and of Inuit ancestry, Rachel Qitsualik-Tinsley is a scholar specializing in world religions and cultures. Her numerous articles and books concerning Inuit magic and lore have earned her a Queen Elizabeth II Diamond Jubilee Medal.Of Scottish-Mohawk ancestry, Sean Qitsualik-Tinsley is a folklorist and f...
Title:How Things Came To Be: Inuit Stories Of CreationFormat:Picture BooksProduct dimensions:80 pages, 10 X 7 X 0.3 inShipping dimensions:80 pages, 10 X 7 X 0.3 inPublished:October 1, 2019Publisher:Inhabit MediaLanguage:English

The following ISBNs are associated with this title:

ISBN - 10:1772272590

ISBN - 13:9781772272598

Appropriate for ages: All ages

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“. . . a well-written, engaging series of stories . . .”