Inuujaq, a little girl who travels with her grandmother onto the tundra, soon learns that the tundra’s colourful flowers, mosses, shrubs, and lichens are much more important to Inuit than she originally believed.
This informative story, which teaches the many uses for Arctic plants, also includes a field guide with photographs and scientific information about a wide array of plants found throughout the Arctic ecosystem. Recomended for ages 5 and up
Book plublished by Inhabit Media Inc. which is the first Inuit-owned, independent publishing company in the Canadian Arctic. They aim to promote and preserve the stories, knowledge, and talent of the Arctic, while also supporting research in Inuit mythology and the traditional Inuit knowledge of Nunavummiut (residents of Nunavut, Canada’s northernmost territory)