Kamik: An Inuit Puppy Story is a gentle and heartwarming story about raising a new puppy. Based on the personal experience of Inuk Elder Donald Uluadluak, this read aloud picture book is suitable for all children with a new pet puppy. Grandfather explains to his grandson Jake about the key to raising an obedient and helpful sled dog. For generations the Inuit have relied on their sled dogs for transportation and survival. Kamik is active and disobedient, tracking mud throughout the house. Jake asks his grandfather about the problems he has with Kamik. Grandfather explains it was the boy's grandmother who cared for and loved the sled dog puppies. It was her patience that helped train the young dogs. Spending time with each dog was the key to training. Jake appreciates the guidance and promises to spend more time with his new puppy. Recommended.