Traditional Stories

Traditional Stories

Inuit traditional stories have been passed on from person to person for generations in the North. These stories are part of Inuit oral history and are encoded with traditional knowledge and Inuit values. They may teach a cautionary lesson, explain how something came to be, or tell of legendary creatures and great journeys.
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Nuliajuk
$7.95 $6.36
Level 12 Discover the amazing story of how an ordinary girl became the mother of sea mammals. This book shares...
The Northern Lights
$8.95 $7.16
Level 8 Learn all about the northern lights! This book is an introduction to the northern lights, what they look...
The Owl and the Lemming Big Book
$24.95 $19.96
Level 12 As Owl swoops down and blocks the entrance to a lemming den, he is sure that he has...
The Raven and the Loon Big Book
$24.95 $19.96
Level 10 Raven and Loon once had pure white feathers. How did they come to look so different? ISBN English...
Inukpak and His Son
$14.95 $11.96
Level 11 Discover this gigantic Northern tale. This book introduces children to an Inuit traditional story. Learn how the great...
The Amautalik and the Orphan
$8.95 $7.16
Level 8-11 Read about an ogress of the Arctic! Based on an Inuit traditional story, this book tells the tale...
Where Did the Walruses Go?
$14.95 $11.96
Naullaq loves spending time outdoors at his family’s summer camp in Peterhead Inlet. One day during a walk on the...
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The Orphan and the Qallupilluit
$14.95 $11.96
Follow the orphan on another adventure! After saving the children at his camp from an ogress, the orphan goes in...
On the Shoulder of a Giant Big Book
$23.95 $19.16
Level 11 This pan-Arctic Inuit legend, which tells the story of a friendly giant, is lightheartedly retold, featuring sweeping illustrations....
The Orphan and the Polar Bear Big Book
$23.95 $19.16
Level 11 An orphaned boy abandoned on the sea ice by a cruel hunter is adopted by a polar bear...
The Orphan and the Giant
$14.95 $11.96
Level 12 The little orphan is on a journey to find a home. On this adventure, he comes across a...