A Cree Story for Children Winner of the Aboriginal Children s Book of the Year Award 2006 Anskohk Aboriginal Literature Festival and Book Awards KayĆ¢s is a young Cree man who is blessed with a Gift that makes him a talented hunter. But when he becomes proud and takes his abilities for granted, he loses his Gift, and the People grow hungry. With the help of the Elders and the Beings that inhabit the water, KayĆ¢s learns that to live a life of success, fulfillment and peace, he must cherish and respect the talents and skills he has been given. The artwork is stunning and the story is timeless. What incredible medicine for the world. Richard Van Camp, author of A Man Called Raven and What s the Most Beautiful Thing You Know About Horses? Artist and storyteller Dale Auger, Ph.D., is a Sakaw Cree from the Bigstone Cree Nation in northern Alberta.
Category:First Nations Subcategory:Parents and Educators Series:Early Childhood Education Author:Auger, Dale