When The Trees Crackle With Cold: A Cree Calendar (hard Cover): Pisimwasinahikan

byBernice Johnson-laxdal, Miriam KörnerIllustratorMiriam Körner

November 18, 2016|
When The Trees Crackle With Cold: A Cree Calendar (hard Cover): Pisimwasinahikan by Bernice Johnson-laxdal
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A bear sleeping safely in her den, Kohkom telling a story by the fire, the trees crackling with cold-we are all connected to the seasons and the cycle of nature. The calming rhythm of the words echoes the rhythm of the land in this timeless picture book about the moon calendar of the northern Cree, and its warmly rendered watercolour illustrations bring Saskatchewan's north to life. When the Trees Crackle with Cold is written in English and the northern Plains Cree y-dialect, inviting Cree and non-Cree speakers alike to explore the traditional moon calendar.
Bernice Johnson-Laxdal is a Cree language and culture teacher with over twenty years of teaching experience. Bernice enjoys cooking, going on canoe trips in summer and cross-country skiing in winter. Originally from Ile-a-la-Crosse, Saskatchewan, she now lives at Potato Lake and teaches in La Ronge. Miriam Körner is a writer, illustrat...
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Title:When The Trees Crackle With Cold: A Cree Calendar (hard Cover): PisimwasinahikanFormat:HardcoverProduct dimensions:32 pages, 9 X 9 X 0.31 inShipping dimensions:32 pages, 9 X 9 X 0.31 inPublished:November 18, 2016Publisher:Your Nickel's Worth PublishingLanguage:English

The following ISBNs are associated with this title:

ISBN - 10:1927756847

ISBN - 13:9781927756843

Appropriate for ages: All ages

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