By Monique Gray Smith, a mixed-heritage woman of Cree, Lakota and Scottish ancestry, translated by Dolores Greyeyes Sand, a first-language speaker of Plains Cree (nêhiyawêwin), and illustrated by Gabrielle Grimard.
The hopes we have for the children in our lives are endless. We want our young people to thrive and experience all that life has to offer, but we also feel protective of them. Using simple but powerful statements, Monique Gray Smith delivers a touching message about loving, nurturing and wishing the best for our children. Paired with Gabrielle Grimard's warm and enchanting illustrations, the message in I Hope will resonate with all parents, grandparents and caregivers.