Painted Skies

This contemporary narrative introduces young readers to an Inuit legend about the northern lights, followed by an epilogue that explains the science behind this amazing natural phenomenon.

Our Hands Remember

Renewing the lost art of basket sewing, this book guides readers through creating their own grass baskets in the unique style of the Sanikiluaq region.

Tales from the Tundra

These fascinating stories will capture the imagination of young readers and introduce them to the rich mythology of the Canadian Inuit.

A Name Earned

Since his father gave up drinking, basketball star Bobby Byington's life is finally on track, but he wishes he could say the same for his girlfriend and a fellow teammate.

Nimoshom and His Bus

Illustrated By: Karen Hibbard

Nimoshom loved to drive the school bus. Every day, on the way to and from school, he had something to say. Sometimes, he told the kids silly stories. Sometimes, he taught them a new word or phrase in Cree.

Nimoshom and His Bus introduces readers to common Cree words and phrases. A glossary is included in the back of the book.

Pemmican Wars

An ordinary day in Mr. Bee’s history class turns extraordinary, when Echo finds herself transported to another time and place—a bison hunt on the Saskatchewan prairie. Join Echo as she visits a Métis camp, travels the old fur-trade routes, and experiences the perilous and bygone era of the Pemmican Wars.

The Muskox and the Caribou

A mother and baby caribou find a lost baby muskox on the tundra and bring him back to their herd. The muskox feels left out, until he finally figures out where he belongs.

Reawakening Our Ancestors' Lines

For thousands of years, Inuit women practised the traditional art of tattooing. This book shares moving photos and stories from women are reawakening the tradition and sharing this knowledge with future generations.


Illustrated By: Yayo

An Inuit child draws colorful creatures in the white landscape.

Jon's Tricky Journey

Accompanied by a resource guide, Jon’s Tricky Journey opens a conversation between Inuit children facing a cancer diagnosis and their families to help make a difficult and confusing time more manageable.

Putuguq and Kublu

When one of Putuguq's pranks on his sister Kublu does not go as planned, the siblings find themselves on the land with their grandfather, learning a bit about Inuit history.