Written by Tonya Simpson, of Scottish and Cree ancestry and a member of Pasqua First Nation. Translated by Dr. Jean L. Okimāsis (born Jean Lillian Littlechief) who is a Cree linguist. Carla Joseph is a Cree artist.
A lullaby of reconciliation and reclamation, celebrating the ancestral relationship between Indigenous children and the land that is forever their home.
Under glowing morning sun and silvery winter moon, from speckled frogs croaking in spring to summer fields painted with fireweed, this meditative lullaby introduces little ones to the plants and animals of the Prairies and the Plains. Featuring stunning artwork by celebrated artist Carla Joseph, Forever Our Home is a beautiful and gentle song about our spiritual connection to the land. This book contains 13 Colour illustrations.