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The storytellers' club : the picture-writing women of the Arctic

Author: Loretta Outwater Cox
Publisher: Anchorage : Alaska Northwest Books, 2005.
Edition/Format:   Print book : Fiction : English : 1st edView all editions and formats
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In the dark months of the Far North, a group of late-middle-aged women decide to meet regularly to tell stories. It is the 1920s, but they are recalling the times and people of their youth, from the late 1800s. The power of the book lies in its gentle way of delivering universal truths found in every culture: family unity, respect for others, welcoming strangers, building up the weak, overcoming difficulty, and  Read more...
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Genre/Form: Fiction
Autobiographical fiction
Additional Physical Format: Online version:
Cox, Loretta Outwater.
Storytellers' club.
Anchorage : Alaska Northwest Books, 2005
(OCoLC)606214655
Online version:
Cox, Loretta Outwater.
Storytellers' club.
Anchorage : Alaska Northwest Books, 2005
(OCoLC)607735747
Material Type: Fiction, Internet resource
Document Type: Book, Internet Resource
All Authors / Contributors: Loretta Outwater Cox
ISBN: 0882406078 9780882406077
OCLC Number: 58985606
Description: 224 pages : illustrations, map ; 19 cm
Contents: Sikki --
Utli and Walter --
Qutla --
Village recipes --
Relocating to Noorvik --
Getting ice --
Muga --
Qutla's visit --
Getting wood --
Meaning of Qupuk --
At Uto's house --
Walter's future --
At Ayi's house --
Happy in Ipnatchiaq.
Responsibility: Loretta Outwater Cox.
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In the dark months of the Far North, a group of late-middle-aged women decide to meet regularly to tell stories. This book aims to deliver the universal truths found in every culture: family unity,  Read more...

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