Goodreads helps you keep track of books you want to read.
Start by marking “Kaugjagjuk” as Want to Read:
Kaugjagjuk
Enlarge cover
Rate this book
Clear rating
Open Preview

Kaugjagjuk

by
0.0  ·  Rating Details ·  0 Ratings  ·  0 Reviews
The legend of Kaugjagjuk—a mistreated orphan who gains the strength to stand up for himself with a little help from the Man of the Moon—is a traditional Inuit tale told throughout the Arctic. Reimagined for modern audiences by emerging Inuit writer Marion Lewis and brought to life by Kim Smith’s beautiful illustrations, this version of the Kaugjagjuk story gives young ...more
Hardcover, 40 pages
Published October 14th 2011 by Inhabit Media
More Details... edit details

Friend Reviews

To see what your friends thought of this book, please sign up.

Reader Q&A

To ask other readers questions about Kaugjagjuk, please sign up.

Be the first to ask a question about Kaugjagjuk

This book is not yet featured on Listopia. Add this book to your favorite list »

Community Reviews

(showing 1-9)
filter  |  sort: default (?)  |  Rating Details
Mallory
This is one of many interpretations of the Kaugjagjuk legend by Marion Lewis who was born in Iqualuit, Nunavut. Her interpretation of the orphan boy who is taken in by a village and then horribly treated will be difficult for children to read and understand. But alas in the end he is helped by the Man on the Moon and learns to take control over his own destiny. Lewis strives to illustrate the point that meekness does not equate to weakness and that no matter how much one suffers, they can still ...more
Tesla Ranger
Tesla Ranger rated it it was amazing
Apr 21, 2015
Susan Earle
Susan Earle rated it did not like it
Nov 11, 2012
Kelly
Kelly rated it it was amazing
Dec 03, 2015
Gabby
Gabby rated it it was amazing
Feb 04, 2016
Lisa
Lisa marked it as to-read
Sep 08, 2012
Shshank
Shshank marked it as to-read
Nov 15, 2012
Matt
Matt marked it as to-read
Mar 14, 2013
There are no discussion topics on this book yet. Be the first to start one »

Share This Book



No trivia or quizzes yet. Add some now »