When the Trees Crackle with Cold: A Cree Calendar N-dialect edition EBOOK

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When the Trees Crackle with Cold: A Cree Calendar N-dialect edition EBOOK

A bear sleeping safely in her den, Kohgom telling a story by the fire, the trees crackling with cold–we are all connected to the seasons and the cycle of nature. The calming rhythm of the words echoes the rhythm of the land in this timeless picture book about the moon calendar of the northern Cree, and its warmly rendered watercolour illustrations bring Saskatchewan"s north to life. This e-book version of invites Cree and non-Cree speakers alike to explore the traditional moon calendar. It is written in English with Cree translations in the Swampy Cree n-dialect and contains audio recordings of the Cree vocabulary performed by Anne Dorion.