Written by Qaunaq Mikkigak and Joanne Schwartz
Illustrated by Qin Leng
It’s bedtime for baby ptarmigan, but he will not go to sleep. So his grandmother decides to tell him a bedtime story that he will never forget.
With delightful illustrations by Qin Leng, this nursery rhyme–inspired rendition of a traditional Inuit origin tale is perfect for the youngest of children.
Reviews & Awards
“Grandmother Ptarmigan deserves a place with Aesop’s fables and fables of all types.”
– CM Magazine
“A brief, illuminating glimpse into Inuit storytelling.”
Cooperative Children’s Book Center Choices
Best Books for Kids and Teens, 2014
Canadian Children’s Book Centre
2014-2015 Recommended Titles First Nations Community Reads