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Tanna's owl —Qitsualik-Tinsley, Rachel, 1953- author.
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"When Tanna's father brings home an abandoned owl, she is not eager to take care of the needy, ugly little bird. Tanna must wake at 4:00 AM to catch food for the owl. She must feed it, clean up after it, all while avoidi...

The walrus who escaped —Qitsualik-Tinsley, Rachel, 1953- author.
2 available of 4 items

"In the time before animals were as they are today, Walrus, who had spiraled curly tusks and not the long, straight tusks we recognize today, spent his time diving for clams. One day, Walrus was about to surface with a m...

The orphan and the polar bear —Qaunaq, Sakiasi, 1942-
24 available of 26 items

An orphan who is left on the sea ice by a group of cruel hunters is adopted by a polar bear elder.

Why the monster —Qitsualik-Tinsley, Sean, 1969- author.
18 available of 19 items

"Huuq is a young Inuk boy who has never fit in to camp life. One day, fleeing yet another attack from the camp bullies, Huuq finds himself alone and far away, with only his dog Qipik as company. On a lonesome hill, Huuq ...

How things came to be : Inuit stories of creation —Qitsualik-Tinsley, Rachel, 1953- author.
4 available of 6 items

"This beautiful compendium of tales shares eight classic Inuit creation stories from the Baffin region. From the origins of day and night, thunder and lightning, and the sun and the moon to the creation of the first cari...

Under the ice —Qitsualik-Tinsley, Rachel, 1953-
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Lesson for the wolf —Qitsualik-Tinsley, Rachel, 1953- author.
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In the time before animals were as they are today, Wolf spent his days admiring all the other animals. Not content to simply be a wolf, happy and hunting with his pack, he watches the owls, wolverines, and caribou with e...