The Qalupalik

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Pub Date: 05/18/2011

Pages: 36

Publisher: Inhabit Media

Imprint: Inhabit Media

ISBN 13: 9781926569314

ISBN 10: 1926569318

Price: $12.95

Category: JUVENILE FICTION / Fairy Tales & Folklore / Adaptations

The Qalupalik

By Elisha Kilabuk, Joy Ang

Price: $12.95

Format:

Hardcover

About the Book

All Inuit know about the qalupaliit, strange creatures that live under the sea ice and carry away unsuspecting children on their backs. But when one bright young orphan strays too close to the ice, he soon learns that while qalupaliit may be very scary, they are also easily tricked.

About the Book

All Inuit know about the qalupaliit, strange creatures that live under the sea ice and carry away unsuspecting children on their backs. But when one bright young orphan strays too close to the ice,...

Author

Elisha Kilabuk, the youngest of fourteen siblings, was born and raised in Iqaluit. He learned traditional stories from his mother, Muckpaloo. Muckpaloo had a great memory for stories, which she learned from her father who lived on the east coast of Hudson Bay. Elisha is a celebrated cultural performer and storyteller.Joy Ang is an illustrator living in Edmonton who has worked in both the comic and gaming industry. Recently she has been creating art for children’s books as well as self-publishing a comic anthology called The Anthology Project. When she’s not creating art she’s either enjoying board games with friends, reading a graphic novel, or figuring out what her next project might be.

Awards

Quill & Quire Book of the Year