The Thundermaker
The Thundermaker

The Thundermaker

Written by Alan Syliboy & illustrated by Lindsay R Marshall
3 - 5
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Jan 1, 2019
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The Thundermaker is based on Mi’kmaw artist Alan Syliboy’s spectacular mixed-media exhibit of the same name. In the book, Big Thunder teaches his son, Little Thunder, about the important responsibility he has in making thunder for his people. Little Thunder learns about his Mi’kmaw identity through his father’s teachings and his mother’s traditional stories. Syliboy’s spectacular, vibrant artwork brings the story of Little Thunder to vivid life.

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    Book Details

    Publication Date
    January 1, 2019
    Nimbus Publishing
    Page Count
    Reading Age
    3 - 5 years

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