Nagweyaabi-Aandeg [With CD (Audio)]
Red Deer Press, Hardcover, 9780889954588, 32pp.
Publication Date: August 31, 2012
English/Ojibwe edition. For the French/Ojibwe edition see Corneille Arc-en-ciel.
Praise for THE DRUM CALLS SOFTLY
“With paired verses in English and Cree matched to broad, finely detailed scenes of dancing silhouettes placed against semi-abstract backgrounds, this illustrated poem compellingly invites readers to join the Round Dance at a powwow.” – KIRKUS REVIEWS
PRAISE FOR THE LONG POWWOW NIGHTS
“This is a multisensory and multicultural gem. It utilizes poetry, music, and art to relate a story of powwow and intergenerational connection… Teachers of all levels and disciplines will be able to utilize this resource as a springboard for a variety of creative activities for students. The reader will be left with new insight into a traditional powwow with its mystic dancers and a daughter's remembrance of her mother through the ritual. The young at heart of all ages will relish this truly sensitive celebration of heritage and culture. This unique resource is a must for the library for youth.” - VOYA