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On an island at the edge of a wide, wild sea, a girl and her
grandmother gather gifts from the earth. Salmon from the
stream, herring eggs from the ocean, and in the forest, a world
Salmonberry, Cloudberry, Blueberry, Nagoonberry.
Huckleberry, Snowberry, Strawberry, Crowberry.
Through the seasons, they sing to the land as the land sings to
them. Brimming with joy and gratitude, in every step of their
journey, they forge a deeper kinship with both the earth and
the generations that came before, joining in the song that
connects us all. Michaela Goade's luminous rendering of water
and forest, berries and jams glows with her love of the land
and offers an invitation to readers to deepen their own
relationship with the earth.
Book, 40 pages.