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An Aboriginal Carol.

An Aboriginal Carol

Written by David Bouchard

Illustrated by Moses Beaver

Translation and music by Susan Aglukark

Calgary: Red Deer Press, 2008

[] $24.95 HC (jacket & PLC) 978-0-88995-406-9

32 pages, full-colour, 9" x 11"

IL: Ages 4 and up RL: Grade 3

This stunning retelling of the "Huron Carol" features poetry by Metis poet David Bouchard, paintings by First Nations artist Moses Beaver and the music of Inuit performer Susan Aglukark. Includes a CD with a reading in both languages and a performance by Aglukark.

Thematic Links: Poetry--Carols--Aboriginal Peoples--Christmas

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Date:Jan 1, 2009
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