It's a Mitig!

Category: Book
By (author): George, Bridget
Subject:  JUVENILE FICTION / Concepts / Words
  JUVENILE FICTION / Nature & the Natural World / General (see also headings unde
  JUVENILE FICTION / People & Places / Canada / Native Canadian
Audience: children/juvenile
Publisher: Douglas and McIntyre (2013) Ltd.
Published: September 2020
Format: Book-hardcover
Pages: 32
Size: 9.55in x 10.70in x .35in
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$ 22.95
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From The Publisher*<p><i>Giizis</i>-the sun-rises. What's hiding in the trees?</p> <p><i>It's a Mitig!</i> guides young readers through the forest while introducing them to Ojibwe words for nature. From sunup to sundown, encounter an <i>amik</i> playing with sticks and swimming in the river, a prickly <i>gaag</i> hiding in the bushes and a big, bark-covered <i>mitig</i>.</p> <p>Featuring vibrant and playful artwork, an illustrated Ojibwe-to-English glossary and a simple introduction to the double-vowel pronunciation system, plus accompanying online recordings, <i>It's a Mitig!</i> is one of the first books of its kind. It was created for young children and their families with the heartfelt desire to spark a lifelong interest in learning language.</p>
From The Publisher*<p>A colourful children's book written in a rhyming combination of English and Ojibwe.</p>
Review Quote*<p>This is more than a treasure, I<em>t's a Migig</em> is a song and a dance for the world in how fun it is to learn Anishinaabe from mentor and visionary Bridget George.<br />I am completely charmed hoping this is the first in a series we can all enjoy together. Written with such love and tenderness, this is a gift for the world. Bravo and mahsi cho, Bridget George.<br /><br /><br /></p>