The Caribou Feed Our Soul: ?étthén Bet'á Dághíddá

byMindy Willett, Peter Enzoe

Hardcover | November 30, 2010

The Caribou Feed Our Soul: ?étthén Bet'á Dághíddá by Mindy Willett
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Pete Enzoe is Chipewyan Dene from Lutsel K'e, Northwest Territories, on the East Arm of Great Slave Lake. He is a hunter, fisher, and trapper. He sees his role in life as protector of the caribou and spends much of his time reading" the land as he travels his peoples' traditional areas. Pete also helps scientists to monitor the herd's health and migration.

In The Caribou Feed Our Soul, the sixth book in The Land is Our Storybook series, Pete takes readers on a respectful caribou harvest. Along the way, he shares creation stories about how his people are descendants of the caribou. He also describes the spiritual areas his community is trying to protect, including Thaidene Nene, which means "land of our ancestors." Pete's stories help the reader to understand the rich history of the Chipewyan Dene and their relationship with the caribou today.

Mindy Willett is an educator from Yellowknife, NWT. The Caribou Feed Our Soul is the sixth book she has co-authored in The Land is Our Storybook series. When not writing she can be found paddling or skiing on the other side of Great Slave Lake from from where Pete Ensoe Lives. Once while out skiing she even bumped into him as he was sn...
Title:The Caribou Feed Our Soul: ?étthén Bet'á DághíddáFormat:HardcoverProduct dimensions:32 pages, 8 X 8 X 0.3 inShipping dimensions:32 pages, 8 X 8 X 0.3 inPublished:November 30, 2010Publisher:Fifth House PublishersLanguage:English

The following ISBNs are associated with this title:

ISBN - 10:1897252676

ISBN - 13:9781897252673

Appropriate for ages: All ages

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