The Raven and the Loon by Rachel Qitsualik-tinsleyThe Raven and the Loon by Rachel Qitsualik-tinsley

The Raven and the Loon

byRachel Qitsualik-tinsley, Sean Qitsualik-tinsleyIllustratorKim Smith

Hardcover | October 30, 2013

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In the time before animals were as they are today, Raven and Loon were both white. Their feathers had no colour at all. Raven spent his days swooping through the sky trying to fight off his incessant boredom, while loon spent her days in her iglu working away on her sewing. One day, too bored to even fly, Raven visited Loon and suggested a sewing game that would give their feathers some much-needed colour. The results?not at all what the two birds expected?led to Raven and Loon acquiring their now-familiar coats.

This whimsical retelling of a pan-Arctic traditional story features lively, colourful illustrations from Kim Smith.

Rachel Qitsualik-Tinsleyis of the people who call themselves Inuit. She grew up dogsledding across the Arctic, living in snow houses, and watching her father fight off polar bears. She worked for a long time to help other cultures understand her people. She's bursting with stories to tell. And no matter how many she's already told, she...
Title:The Raven and the LoonFormat:HardcoverDimensions:32 pages, 7.3 × 9.25 × 0.3 inPublished:October 30, 2013Publisher:Inhabit Media Inc.Language:English

The following ISBNs are associated with this title:

ISBN - 10:1927095506

ISBN - 13:9781927095508