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Nala's Magical Mitsiaq: A Story of Inuit Adoption

Title

Nala's Magical Mitsiaq: A Story of Inuit Adoption

Authors

Jennifer Noah

Illustrator

Qin Leng

Publisher

Inhabit Media

Publication Year

2013

ISBN

9781927095263

Pages

32 pages

Genre

realism

Format

picture book

Item Type

Fiction

Annotation

When a blizzard prevents sisters Nala and Qiatsuk from going sledding, they end up staying home and hearing the story of Nala's adoption and learning about Inuit custom adoption instead.

Grade Level

K-3

Diversity Topics

Family Relationships; Adoption; adopted child; adoptive family; adoptive parents; adoptive sister

Main Character

female child

Race/Ethnicities

Inuit

Family Formation

mother and father

Keywords

sisters; sledding; weather conditions; blizzard; stories; dream; bedtime song; Inuit tradition

Diversity Impact

direct

Nala's Magical Mitsiaq: A Story of Inuit Adoption


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