Mi’kmaw Animals by Alan Syliboy


  Artist :   Alan Syliboy    
  Publisher:  Nimbus Publishing


Alan Syliboy, author of The Thundermaker, showcases his vibrant artwork in this new baby board book. Colourful images depicting Canadian animals like moose, whales, and caribou, and more makes this vibrant book a perfect introduction to the Mi’kmaw language. With English and Mi’kmaw translations for the animal names on every page, babies will enjoy the vivid paintings while they learn new words and discover a bit of Mi’kmaw culture in a fun way.

Artist Alan Syliboy studied privately with Shirley Bear and attended the Nova Scotia College of Art and Design, where twenty-five years later, he was invited to sit on the Board of Governors. Alan looks to the indigenous Mi'kmaw petroglyph tradition for inspiration and develops his own artistic vocabulary out of those forms. This is his second children's book. He lives in Truro, Nova Scotia.
ISBN associated with this title: 9781771086417
Item NB1371
Publisher Nimbus Publishing
Publisher Nimbus Publishing
Published on June 7 2018
Language eng
Pages 14
Format Board Book
Dimensions 7(in) x 7(in)
Shipping weight 208(g)