Nibi Emosaawdang / The Water Walker

byJoanne RobertsonTranslated byShirley Williams, Isadore Toulouse

September 10, 2019|
Nibi Emosaawdang / The Water Walker by Joanne Robertson
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The dual language edition, in Anishinaabemowin (Ojibwe) and English, of The Water Walker, the award-winning story of a determined Ojibwe Nokomis (Grandmother) Josephine-ba Mandamin and her great love for Nibi (water). Nokomis walks to raise awareness of our need to protect Nibi for future generations, and for all life on the planet. She, along with other women, men, and youth, have walked around all the Great Lakes from the four salt waters, or oceans, to Lake Superior. The walks are full of challenges, and by her example Josephine-ba invites us all to take up our responsibility to protect our water, the giver of life, and to protect our planet for all generations.
Joanne Robertson is AnishinaabeKwe and a member of Atikameksheng Anishnawbek (White Fish First Nation) in Ontario. She continues to help water walkers through live GPS spotting to make sure they are safe on their journeys.
Title:Nibi Emosaawdang / The Water Walker
Product dimensions:40 pages, 8.3 X 6.8 X 0.3 in
Shipping dimensions:40 pages, 8.3 X 6.8 X 0.3 in
Published:September 10, 2019
Publisher:Second Story Press
Appropriate for ages:6
ISBN - 13:9781772601008

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