Two Ojibway sisters set off across the frozen north country to see the SkySpirits' midnight dance. It isn't easy for the younger sister to be silent, but gradually she begins to treasure the stillness and the wonderful experiences it brings. After an exhilarating walk and patient waiting, the girls are rewarded by the arrival of the SkySpirits --- the northern lights --- dancing and shimmering in the night sky. This powerful story, with its stunning illustrations, captures the chill of a northern night, the warmth of the family circle and the radiance of a child's wonder.
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Format: Paperback / softback
(241mm x 212mm x 3mm)
Kids Can Press
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Author Biography - Jan Bourdeau Waboose
Jan Bourdeau Wabooseis a First Nations writer. She lives in Toronto, Ontario.Brian Deines is a fine artist and the illustrator of Bear on the Train. He lives in Toronto, Ontario.