An illustrated collection of ancient Inuit creation storiesFrom the origin of the caribou to how the sun and moon were formed, these tales invite readers into the humor and wisdom of Inuit traditional mythology. With accessible stories and striking artwork, this work is a compilation of the most popular and important creation tales in the Inuit mythological can for the whole family to enjoy.
Rachel Qitsualik-Tinsley is an Inuit storyteller who has authored numerous books about Inuit mythology and life in the Arctic, including The Shadows Rush Past: A Collection of Frightening Inuit Folktales and Under the Ice. Sean Qitsualik-Tinsley is the coauthor, along with Rachel Qitsualik-Tinsley, of Ajjiit: Dark Dreams of the Ancient Arctic and The Raven and the Loon. Patricia Ann Lewis-MacDougall has been an illustrator for 15 years. She is the illustrator of Black Bear, Loon & Walleye: A Fable from the Northwoods. She lives in Stoney Creek, Ontario. Emily Fiegenschuh is the illustrator of The Shadows that Rush Past. Her work has appeared in numerous books, including the New York Times bestsellers A Practical Guide to Dragons and A Practical Guide to Monsters. She lives in Seattle.