Sweetest Kulu

Sweetest kuluIn this far north lullaby, baby Kulu, dressed in a snowsuit, receives gifts from all the animals and well-wishers of the Arctic, including Wind, Arctic Hare, Seal, Norwal and Beluga, Caribou, Polar Bear, Land, and Sun. Kulu is an Inuktitut term of endearment. The peaceful, charming illustrations in mostly greens, blues, and browns and the sophisticated language in this visually stunning book capture the Inuit reverence for the Earth. The author is an internationally acclaimed Inuit throat singer. mjw
Title: Sweetest Kulu
Author: Celina Kalluk
Illustrator
: Alexandria Neonakis
Publisher
: Inhabit Media, Inc., Iqaluit, Nunavut
Copyright
: 2014
Original Language
: English
ISBN
: 978-1-927095-77-5
Hardcover pages
: 32
Age range
: 0-6
Genre
: Picture Book
Book setting
: Nunavut, Canada
Author’s ethnicity
: Born in Nunavut
Author’s residence
: Resolute Bay. Nunavut
Illustrator’s ethnicity
: Canadian (Nova Scotia)
Illustrator’s residence
: Resolute Bay, Nunavut
Subjects
: Arctic regions, Compassion, Cultural identity, Mother and child

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