Books by Rachel Qitsualik-Tinsley

A LESSON FOR THE WOLF by Rachel Qitsualik-Tinsley
CHILDREN'S
Released: Sept. 1, 2015

"A gentle alternative to Bernard Waber's 'You Look Ridiculous,' Said the Rhinoceros to the Hippopotamus (1966) and other self-acceptance tales. (Picture book. 6-8)"
In this Arctic tale, a wolf discontented with his own nature tries on other animals' features, with dismal results. Read full book review >
TUNIIT by Rachel Qitsualik-Tinsley
CHILDREN'S
Released: May 1, 2015

"A valuable introduction to a vanished North American people, told with nuance, engagement, and rue. (Nonfiction. 8-12)"
Before the Inuit came to the Arctic, there were the Tuniit. Read full book review >
THE WALRUS WHO ESCAPED by Rachel Qitsualik-Tinsley
CHILDREN'S
Released: Dec. 1, 2014

"Though it's not clear whether this is an original or a traditional tale, it's an appealing addition to the pourquoi shelf. (Picture book. 3-6)"
A tale from an Inuit folklorist and her husband explains how the walrus' tusks came to be straight. Read full book review >
THE RAVEN AND THE LOON by Rachel Qitsualik-Tinsley
CHILDREN'S
Released: April 1, 2014

"Folklore invitingly told and presented for a young audience. (Picture book/folk tale. 4-8)"
Irrepressible trickster Raven gets his comeuppance when he annoys his friend Loon in a humorous tale based on Inuit folklore. Read full book review >