Summer North Coming by Dorothy BentleySummer North Coming by Dorothy Bentley

Summer North Coming

byDorothy BentleyIllustratorJessica Bromley Bartram

Hardcover | September 12, 2019

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This lyrical, full colour picture poetry book celebrates the magic of Summer and Winter in Canada's North.

    fragrant muskeg rose, tickle my nose
    sun climb, warm shine
    summer north coming
    tired forest sleeping, cheeks bright stinging
    sun hide; moon rise
    winter north coming

The text is only 193 words, but provides a marvelous sensory experience when accompanied by Jessica Bromley Bartram's strikingly apt portraits of nature's magic.

Doris Bentley,Born in Ontario, Doris now lives in northern Alberta' Fort McMurray with their three kids. Walking in the woods, swimming in the Clearwater River, crafting and fishing with her family and friends has kept her busy. She is known as the "Book Aunt" who gifts books, which she believes are better than toys. Her close associat...
Title:Summer North ComingFormat:HardcoverProduct dimensions:32 pages, 8.5 × 9.25 × 0.4 inShipping dimensions:8.5 × 9.25 × 0.4 inPublished:September 12, 2019Publisher:Fitzhenry & WhitesideLanguage:English

The following ISBNs are associated with this title:

ISBN - 10:1554554659

ISBN - 13:9781554554652


Rated 3 out of 5 by from The changing North in Canada during the Summer and the Winter In this poetic picture book we follow families of the North as they experience Summer and Winter. Bright drawings bring to life the changes in the land and activities. A wonderful addition to school libraries on the study of the North and a look at the changing environment.
Date published: 2019-10-09