Picking Berries Book
Discover the different types of berries that grow in Southeast Alaska, while also liearning the names for berries in Lingít (Tlingit language), Xaad Kíl (Haida language), and Sm'algyax (Tsimshian language). This story was written by local Juneau author Hannah Lindoff and illustrated by Tsimshian artist David Lang.
This book is part of Baby Raven Reads, a Sealaska Heritage program for Alaska Native families with children up to age 5 that promotes language development and school readiness.
Sealaska Heritage Institute’s Award-Winning Raven Reads series releases new Raven Books. Raven Reads was awarded the 2017 Best Practices Honoree as part of the Library of Congress Literacy of Awards program. Your purchase supports the non-profit Sealaska Heritage Institute’s culturally-based programs promoting early literacy and school-readiness for Alaska Native children.
8½" x 11" hardcover. 40 pages. Published September 2017.