- Written by a critically acclaimed and award-winning author: A beautiful story celebrating animals from Cree-Métis author and artist, Julie Flett—the critically acclaimed and award-winning author and illustrator of Birdsong.
- Encourages kids to learn about, respect and appreciate Indigenous cultures
- Includes a guide to Cree words: The Cree word for each animal in the book is listed in the back matter, and the refrain throughout the book, “Me too!” is given in English and Cree.
- Features animals familiar to kids: The animals featured include a rabbit, fox, turtle, owl, beluga, seal, goose, bear, bat, wolf, bobcat, snake, and buffalo.
- Celebrates the interconnectedness of all living things
- Flett’s last book, Birdsong**, won several awards**, including an ALA American Indian Youth Literature award honoree, a Boston Globe—Horn Book Award Honor title, and named a best book of the year by Publishers Weekly, School Library Journal, Kirkus Reviews, and Horn Book
Guided Reading Level: E
Common Core State Standards