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Life Cycles of Caribou

Life Cycles of Caribou is picture book written by Monica Ittusardjuat and illustrated by Emma Pedersen.

Monica Ittusardjuat, illustrated by Emma Pedersen

This bilingual book (with text in Inuktitut syllabics, Inuktitut Roman orthography and English) shares six Inuktitut terms for caribou throughout their life cycles, giving the youngest of readers an understanding of the rich Inuktitut terminology for these important animals. (From Inhabit Media)

Monica Ittusardjuat is a residential school survivor. For many years, she worked as a teacher in elementary schools, high schools and teacher education programs. From 2016-2018, she was the National Inuit Language Coordinator at Inuit Tapiriit Kanatami and is now Senior Inuktitut Editor at Inhabit Education.

Emma Pedersen is a Toronto-based illustrator and visual storyteller, specializing in children's illustration. 

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