A beautiful, transcendent story of a mother-daughter connection that persists through tragedy and across time.\

Kateri is a young Cree girl, growing up in the care of her grandmother. We see her reaching important milestones: her first day of school, first dance, first date, wedding, first child. Her mother is absent, but not gone, watching her child growing up without her.

Told in alternating voices of child and mother, Missing Nimâmâ is a story of love, loss, and acceptance, showing the human side of a national tragedy. Dreamlike illustrations by François Thisdale enrich Kateri's emotional journey. An afterword by the author provides a simple, age-appropriate context for young readers. Includes Cree words and glossary.

Author - Melanie Florence
Illustrator - François Thisdale
Number of Pages - 32
Format - Hardcover
Publisher - Scholastic Canada Ltd
Published - 2021-09-07

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  • SKN: 563420
  • ID: 647C4A49
  • UPC: 9781443190046
  • Brand: Scholastic
  • MFR Number: 3190046
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  • Language: English
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Missing Nimâmâ - English Edition

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