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This Land Is My Land

Written and illustrated by George Littlechild

Paperback: $11.95

Six Pack: $71.70

Through his own words and paintings, acclaimed Native artist George Littlechild takes us back in time to the first meeting between his Plains Cree ancestors and the first European settlers in North America. In This Land Is My Land, George intimately and honestly shares with readers how he discovered his Native heritage and what it means to him. He recounts the history of his people and expresses his wish to use his art to portray the wonders of his heritage, and to heal the pain of his people's history.

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About the Creators

Thumb_thumb George Littlechild - Author, Illustrator

is an internationally renowned artist from the Plains Cree Nation. His first book for Children's Book Press, This Land Is My Land (1993), was the winner of both the prestigious Jane Addams Picture Book Award, and the National Parenting Publications Gold Medal. He lives in Vancouver, British Columbia.

About This Title

ISBN

Paperback: 9780892391844

Six Pack: 9780892392834

Awards

National Parenting Publications Award
NAPPA

Guided Reading:

Q

Lexile:

790L

Interest Level:

Grades 3 - 5

Reading Level:

Grades 4 - 5

Themes

Nature/Science, United States History, Identity/Self Esteem/Confidence, Responsibility, Overcoming Obstacles, Native American Interest, Home, Holidays/Traditions, History, Grandparents, Friendship, Forgiveness, Families, Environment/Nature, Dreams & Aspirations, Discrimination, Childhood Experiences and Memories, Biography/Memoir, Art, Empathy/Compassion, Gratitude, Human Impact On Environment/Environmental Sustainability , Persistence/Grit, Respect/Citizenship, Self Control/Self Regulation

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