Counting in Mi’kmaw / Mawkiljemk Mi’kmawiktuk
Author: Loretta Gould
Publisher: Nimbus Publishing
One is Ne’wt, for one bear. Two is Ta’pu, for two women making offerings. Counting from one to ten in English and Mi’kmaw, baby is introduced to both the ancestral language of Mi’kmaki and to Mi’kmaw culture and legend, through beautifully rendered illustrations of important animals, like turtle, bear, and beaver, to concepts integral to the Mi’kmaw world view, like the Four (Ne’w) Directions, and the Seven (L’luiknek) Mi’kmaw teachings. Features bright and detailed illustrations from celebrated Waycobah-based Mi’kmaw illustrator, Loretta Gould.
|ISBN associated with this title:||9781771086622|
|Published on||February 27 2019|
|Dimensions||7(in) x 7(in)|