Sweetest Kulu by Celina KallukSweetest Kulu by Celina Kalluk

Sweetest Kulu

byCelina KallukIllustratorAlexandria Neonakis

Hardcover | September 25, 2014

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"Dream a little, Kulu, this world now sings a most beautiful song of you."

This beautiful bedtime poem, written by acclaimed Inuit throat singer Celina Kalluk, describes the gifts given to a newborn baby by all the animals of the Arctic.

Lyrically and tenderly told by a mother speaking to her own little Kulu; an Inuktitut term of endearment often bestowed upon babies and young children, this visually stunning book is infused with the traditional Inuit values of love and respect for the land and its animal inhabitants.

A perfect gift for new parents.

Celina Kalluk is a throat singer who has performer in countries around the world, including Mali, Mexico, Greece, and at Windsor Palace as part of Queen Elizabeth II’s Diamond Jubilee Celebration. She regularly sings as part of the touring cast of Artcirq Inuit Performance Collective, a community-based circus and multimedia company bas...
Title:Sweetest KuluFormat:HardcoverProduct dimensions:32 pages, 8.25 × 10.25 × 0.3 inShipping dimensions:8.25 × 10.25 × 0.3 inPublished:September 25, 2014Publisher:Inhabit MediaLanguage:English

The following ISBNs are associated with this title:

ISBN - 10:1927095778

ISBN - 13:9781927095775


Rated 5 out of 5 by from Amazing I love reading this book to my baby. It sends a good message and is filled with positive traits and values, and the images are simply amazing. I also like that this book was written by a Canadian author. Very beautiful book.
Date published: 2018-07-23
Rated 5 out of 5 by from Beautiful text and illustrations! This book is absolutely captivating. In addition to beautiful art, there are deep lessons about life and nature throughout the text.
Date published: 2017-11-03
Rated 5 out of 5 by from Gorgeous A lovely, sweet song to a newborn and featuring many incredible animals.
Date published: 2017-07-23
Rated 5 out of 5 by from Gorgeous A lovely, sweet song to a newborn and featuring many incredible animals.
Date published: 2017-07-23
Rated 4 out of 5 by from Sweet A great book to read to my 1.5 year old at bedtime. It's got a lyrical feel to it. She loves finding baby Kulu on every spread in this beautifully illustrated book.
Date published: 2017-01-18
Rated 5 out of 5 by from Sweetest book A delightful thoughtful book loved by all my grandchildren ages 2 - 8. A gentle tale of words and pictures of the north and this winter!
Date published: 2015-01-13

Editorial Reviews

“Complementing Kalluk’s words are gorgeous illustrations by Alexandria Neonakis.”