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In My Anaana's Amautik

A picture book by Nadia Sammurtok and Lenny Lishchenko.

Nadia Sammurtok, illustrated by Lenny Lishchenko

Nadia Sammurtok lovingly invites the reader into the amautik — the pouch in the back of a mother's parka used to carry a child — to experience everything through the eyes of the baby nestled inside, from the cloudlike softness of the pouch to the glistening sound of Anaana's laughter. Sweet and soothing, this book offers a unique perspective that will charm readers of all ages. (From Inhabit Media)

Nadia Sammurtok is an Inuk writer and educator. Her books include The Caterpillar Woman and The Owl and the Two Rabbits

Lenny Lishchenko is an illustrator based in Toronto.

Other books by Nadia Sammurtok

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