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Sweetest Kulu by Celina Kalluk

Sweetest Kulu

by Celina Kalluk

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Kulu is an Inuktitut term of endearment. This is a perfect bedtime story for small children. The illustrations are bold, but soft of the cherub-like baby and the gifts of the animals and elements lull you into the Arctic world of a newborn. This is a feel-good book for any age!

CC: Great vocabulary to cover like adoration, empowerment, spontaneity, Arctic animal study.
  jeziorskij | Feb 2, 2016 |
Warm, gentle lullaby story incorporating traditional Inuit values and beliefs. Lovely illustrations. ( )
  Sullywriter | May 22, 2015 |
An Inuit mother lulls her baby to sleep with a poem of how all the animals of the arctic come to bring the baby gifts of traditional Inuit values."Kulu [is] an Inuktitut term of endearment often bestowed upon babies and young children.”

This is a very sweet bedtime story for babies. ( )
  MaowangVater | Oct 30, 2014 |
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"This beautiful bedtime poem, written by acclaimed Inuit throat singer Celina Kalluk, describes the gifts given to a newborn baby by all the animals of the Arctic. Lyrically and tenderly told by a mother speaking to her own little "Kulu," an Inuktitut term of endearment often bestowed upon babies and young children, this visually stunning book is infused with the traditional Inuit values of love and respect for the land and its animal inhabitants."--… (more)

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