A Promise Is Promise

A Promise Is Promise

By Robert N. Munsch; Vladyana Langer Krykorka (Illustrator); Michael Kusugak (Illustrator)

Annick Press, Hardcover, 9781550370096, 32pp.

Publication Date: May 1, 1988

Description

When Allashua disobeys her parents and goes fishing on the sea ice, she has to use her wits to escape and to further trick the Qallupilluit when she promises to bring her brothers and sisters back to them.

About the Classic Munsch series: Robert Munsch's award-winning books have become a staple on the bookshelves of families worldwide. His stories reflect the joys and challenges of everyday living, offering zany, yet utterly normal, experiences of family life. Munsch has sold over 40 million books in 20 countries and many languages, including French, Spanish, Arabic, and Chinese. Beginning with "Mud Puddle" in 1979, Munsch continued captivating children and adults with stories like "Thomas's Snowsuit," "David's Father," "I Have to Go ," and the classic "Love You Forever.



About the Author




MICHAEL KUSUGAK grew up in Repulse Bay, NWT (now Nunavut). During his childhood, his family travelled by dog sled, living a traditional Inuit lifestyle. He is the author of seven picture books, including Northern Lights: The Soccer Trails, winner of the Ruth Schwartz Award; Hide and Seek; My Arctic 1, 2, 3; and Baseball Bats for Christmas; and was co-writer of A Promise Is a Promise (with Robert Munsch). Michael Kusugak lives in Rankin Inlet, Nunavut.