ONLINE EVENT: Bedtime story w/ Carole Lindstrom "We Are Water Protectors"

Event date: 
08/21/2020 - 7:00pm

Carole Lindstrom reads We Are Water Protectors, her bold and lyrical picture book about protecting nature's most sacred resources. 

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We Are Water Protectors
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ABOUT WE ARE WATER PROTECTORS

A bold and lyrical picture book about protecting nature's most sacred resources

Water is the first medicine.
It affects and connects us all.
Water is sacred. 

My people talk of a black snake that will destroy the land, 
Spoil the water, wreck everything in its path.
They foretold that it wouldn’t come for many, many years.

Now the black snake is here.

Told from the perspective of a Native American child, this bold and lyrical picture book written by Ojibwe/Métis author Carole Lindstrom and illustrated by Tlingit artist Michaela Goade is a powerful call to action to defend Earth’s natural resources—inspired by the Dakota Access Pipeline protests and similar movements led by Indigenous tribes all across North America.

“In this tribute to Native resilience, Indigenous author-and-illustrator team Lindstrom and Goade invite readers to stand up for environmental justice. An inspiring call to action for all who care about our interconnected planet.” —Kirkus Reviews (starred review)

 

ABOUT THE AUTHOR

Carole Lindstrom is Anishinabe/Métis and is a proud member of the Turtle Mountain Band of Ojibwe Indians. She was born and raised in Nebraska and currently makes her home in Maryland. 

 

 

 

We Are Water Protectors Cover Image
By Carole Lindstrom, Michaela Goade (Illustrator)
$17.99
ISBN: 9781250203557
Availability: On our shelves now (please call to confirm)
Published: Roaring Brook Press - March 17th, 2020

Event address: 
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