Pipon – “It is winter” – introduces children age 5-7 to basic Cree phrases about winter including the weather, winter sports and activities, and other delights of the season. Vivid photos depict real objects for easy identification. Pipon is a valuable instructional tool for Cree language teachers, and parents who would like to help their children learn the Cree language. Published with support from the Manitoba Arts Council.
They drive around on skidoos.
Brenda Fontaine is a prolific author with articles and poems published in North Roots magazine, First Nations Voice, Urban NDN, Maranatha News, First Nations Christian Writers and all six of the Northern Writers anthology series.
Brenda has also written a contemporary novel entitled "Tyranny in Our Times" and three children’s books in her "Babs’ Adventures" series (Stranger at the Creek, Storm on the Lake, and Christmas on the Trapline) books which tell the story of a young girl growing up in a Cree community in the 1950’s.