Nibi Emosaawdang / The Water Walker (English and Ojibwa Edition)

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The dual language edition, in Anishinaabemowin (Ojibwe) and English, of The Water Walker, the award-winning story of a determined Ojibwe Nokomis (Grandmother) Josephine-ba Mandamin and her great love for Nibi (water). Nokomis walked to raise awareness of our need to protect Nibi for future generations, and for all life on the planet. She, along with other women, men, and youth, have walked around all the Great Lakes from the four salt waters, or oceans, to Lake Superior. The walks are full of challenges, and by her example Josephine-ba invites us all to take up our responsibility to protect our water, the giver of life, and to protect our planet for all generations. For ages 6-9 years old.


Written and illustrated by Joanne Robertson
Translated by Shirley Williams and Isadore Toulouse

40 pages
8.5 x 7 inches 
ISBN 9781772601008
Second Story Press