Wild Eggs: A Tale Of Arctic Egg Collecting by Suzie Napayok-shortWild Eggs: A Tale Of Arctic Egg Collecting by Suzie Napayok-short

Wild Eggs: A Tale Of Arctic Egg Collecting

bySuzie Napayok-shortIllustratorJonathan Wright

Picture Books | February 2, 2018

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Akuluk is not excited about visiting her grandparents in Nunavut. She would rather head south for summer vacation, somewhere with roller coasters and cotton candy. There can't be much to do way up there, Akuluk figures. But as soon as she steps off the plane and sees all the exciting animals that the tundra has to offer, Akuluk forgets all about her dreams of going south. On her first full day in Nunavut, she can't wait to travel out on the land with her grandfather to hunt for wild eggs.

As she learns about the different types of eggs, how to collect them properly, and the delicious meals that can be prepared with them, Akuluk knows that this is just the beginning of the exciting things she'll learn about the Arctic.

Suzie Napayok-Short was born in Frobisher Bay and grew up in Apex and the DEW Line sites on Baffin Island. She attended residential school before moving to Coral Harbour, Nunavut, and later to Iqaluit, Nunavut. Suzie built a career as an Inuktitut translator and interpreter working for government departments and organizations across Nu...
Title:Wild Eggs: A Tale Of Arctic Egg CollectingFormat:Picture BooksProduct dimensions:36 pages, 8.5 × 8.5 × 0.2 inShipping dimensions:8.5 × 8.5 × 0.2 inPublished:February 2, 2018Publisher:Inhabit MediaLanguage:English

The following ISBNs are associated with this title:

ISBN - 10:1772271497

ISBN - 13:9781772271492

Appropriate for ages: 5


Editorial Reviews

". . . [T]he perfect book to begin a child's lifelong relationship with nature."