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The Hungry Time

By Selwyn Dewdney, Illustrated by Olena Kassian

$5.95 Paperback
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Series: Kids of Canada

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This volume in the Kids of Canada series tells a poignant tale of First Nations life before the coming of European settlement.
It is the story of a Mississauga Indian girl named Morning Sky who, with her family, spends the winter camped at the mouth of the Humber River. Cold and hunger threaten their survival but by facing these hardships together a very special and powerful bond is created among the members of the family.
The Hungry Time is a concise, masterful evocation of a past way of life, its joys and its sorrows.

Awards

Winner - Canadian Children's Book Centre Our Choice Selection - 1980

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Publication Details:

Binding: Paperback, 32 pages
Publication Date: 1st January 1980
ISBN: 9780888622624
Format: 9in x 7in
colour illustrations

BIC Code: YFB
BISAC Code:  JUV011040, JUV029000
Imprint: Lorimer

Interest age: From 3 To 8

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