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Returning to the Yakoun River

By Sara Florence Davidson & Robert Davidson
Illustrated by Janine Gibbons
Categories: Children's Fiction, Indigenous, Multigenerational, Camping & Outdoor Activities
Series: Sk'ad'a Stories Series
Imprint: HighWater Press

Interest Age: 6–8
Grade: 1–3
Reading Level: Fountas & Pinnell R, Lexile® Framework for Reading: 840L
Hardcover : 9781774920213, 40 pages, September 2022
Ebook (EPUB) : 9781774920220, 40 pages, October 2022
Ebook (PDF) : 9781774920237, 40 pages, October 2022

Experience a Haida fish camp through the delighted eyes of children as they learn from the land and from their Elders.

Description

Based on author Sara Florence Davidson’s childhood memories, this illustrated story captures the joy and adventure of a Haida fish camp.

Every summer, a Haida girl and her family travel up the Yakoun River on Haida Gwaii, following the salmon. While their father fishes, the girl and her brother spend their time on the land playing and learning from Tsinii (Grandfather).

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When author Sara Florence Davidson was growing up, much of her love for storytelling was inspired by her father, renowned carver and artist Robert Davidson. Enter Returning to the Yakoun River and Dancing With Our Ancestors, written by Sara and Robert.

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