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Fiction Picture Book
Pages: 24
Themes: newborns, parenting, poetry, First Nations, Indigenous, Plains Cree
Publisher: Orca Book Publishers
Pub Date: 18/Sep/2018
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From renowned First Nations storyteller Richard Van Camp comes a lyrical lullaby for newborns. Complemented with stunning photographs, this evocative board book is perfectly suited as a first book for every baby.

Orca Book Publishers is pleased to offer this epub as a dual-language (English and Plains Cree) edition.

CM: Canadian Review of Materials - January 1, 2018
"An excellent purchase for public libraries and a terrific gift for new parents! Highly recommended."
Resource Links - January 1, 2018
"If you have a need to purchase a book as a gift for parents of a newborn, this is the one to get. It will be a treasure long after the baby has grown."
Southwestern Ohio Young Adult Materials Review Group - January 20, 2009
"An excellent addition to a public library's collection. For new parents it would be a welcomed gift to be cherished for years to come."
NMRLS Youth Services Book Review - December 1, 2008
"This is a board book that toddlers will want to look at over and over just to see the expressions on the little ones."
The Vancouver Sun - January 1, 2008
"It may work its way into parents' and grandparents' hearts the way Robert Munsch's Love You Forever has."

Awards

Books for BC Babies  | 2008 | Winner
Toronto Public Library First & Best booklist  | 2007 | Commended
PJ Library Selection  | 2012 | Commended
Resource Links "The Year's Best"  | 2007 | Long-listed
National Parenting Publications Award  | 2008 | Winner