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The water walker / written and illustrated by Joanne Robertson.

Robertson, Joanne, 1960- (author,, illustrator.).
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Available copies

  • 4 of 4 copies available at Evergreen Indiana.

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0 current holds with 4 total copies.

Location Call Number / Copy Notes Barcode Shelving Location Status Due Date
Bloomfield Eastern Greene Co PL - Bloomfield Main JUV 304.2 ROB (Text) 36803001033344 NONFIC-J Available -
Eckhart PL - Auburn Plaza J 363 ROB (Text) 840191002482813 Auburn Plaza - Children's Nonfiction Available -
Mooresville PL - Mooresville J 304.2 ROB (Text) 37323005325017 CHILD_NON Available -
Whiting PL - Whiting +304.209713 R547 (Text) 51735011854667 Children's department Available -

Record details

  • ISBN: 1772600385
  • ISBN: 9781772600384
  • Physical Description: 1 volume (unpaged) : color illustrations, color maps ; 23 cm
  • Publisher: Toronto, Ontario, Canada : Second Story Press, [2017]

Content descriptions

Summary, etc.:
"This is the story of a determined Ojibwe Grandmother (Nokomis) Josephine Mandamin and her great love for Nibi (Water). Nokomis walks 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 of the Great Lakes from the four salt waters - or oceans - all the way to Lake Superior. The water walks are full of challenges, and by her example Josephine inspires and challenges us all to take up our responsibility to protect our water and our planet for all generations. Her story is a wonderful way to talk with children about the efforts that the Ojibwe and many other Indigenous peoples give to the protection of water - the giver of life."-- Provided by publisher.
Subject: Traditional ecological knowledge > Great Lakes Region (North America) > Juvenile literature.
Human ecology > Great Lakes Region (North America) > Juvenile literature.
Water conservation > Great Lakes Region (North America) > Juvenile literature.
Environmental protection > Great Lakes Region (North America) > Juvenile literature.
Ojibwa Indians > Science > Canada > Juvenile literature.
Traditional ecological knowledge.
Human ecology.
Water conservation.
Environmental protection.
Ojibwa Indians.
Great Lakes Region (North America)
Native peoples > Ecology > Canada > Juvenile literature.
Genre: Picture books.

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