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The walrus who escaped

Rachel Qitsualik-Tinsley

The walrus who escaped

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Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Walrus,
  • Ravens,
  • Magic,
  • Fiction

  • About the Edition

    In the days when animals could use the strength of the Earth to take any shape they pleased, a jealous raven uses her magic to freeze the walrus, with his long curly tusks, in the ocean waters.

    Edition Notes

    Statementby Rachel and Sean Qitsualik-Tinsley ; illustrated by Anthony Brennan
    ContributionsQitsualik-Tinsley, Sean, 1969- author, Brennan, Anthony, 1978- illustrator
    Classifications
    LC ClassificationsPZ7.Q136 Wal 2014
    The Physical Object
    Pagination1 volume (unpaged)
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL27172018M
    ISBN 109781927095683
    LC Control Number2014053056
    OCLC/WorldCa908371251


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In The Walrus Who Escaped, young readers learn that walruses once had spiraled, curly tusks, not the long, straight tusks we recognize. When Raven came across Walrus expertly diving for clams, he quickly became jealous of Walrus's great clam-hunting skills.

So, as Walrus was about to surface with a tasty mouthful of clams, Raven cast a spell on 5/5(1). The Walrus Who Escaped book. Read 7 reviews from the world's largest community for readers. A cheerfully illustrated tale with Inuit rootsIn the time b /5. In the past, Arctic animals did not look as they do today, but they could communicate just as well as humans can!In The Walrus Who Escaped, young readers learn that walruses once had spiraled, curly tusks, not the long, straight tusks we Raven came across Walrus Author: Rachel Qitsualik-Tinsley.

The Walrus Who Escaped by Rachel Qitsualik-Tinsley () Hardcover – out of 5 stars 1 customer review. See all 3 formats and editions Hide other formats and editions.

Price New from Used from Hardcover "Please retry" $ $ $ Hardcover, $ 5/5(1). Get this from a library. The walrus who escaped. [Rachel Qitsualik-Tinsley; Anthony Brennan; Sean Qitsualik-Tinsley] -- "In the time before animals were as they are today, Walrus, who had spiraled curly tusks and not the long, straight tusks we recognize today, spent his time diving for clams.

One day, Walrus. Creatures of the far north can call on the Strength of the Land to do what they want. When Raven becomes jealous of Walrus' useful curved tusks, Raven freezes the sea, The walrus who escaped book Walrus.

Walrus breaks free, making his once curly tusks short and straight, which they remain to this day. This is a dramatically illustrated and well-told pourquoi (why) tale.

A tale from an Inuit folklorist and her husband explains how the walrus' tusks came to be straight. Long ago, the tale begins, creatures could draw upon the Land's mystical Strength to take whatever shape they liked. Walrus uses his lovely, long spiraled tusks to scoop clams up from the seabed.

Raven, who loves clams, was envious. The Walrus Who Escaped. The Raven and the Loon, written by Rachel and Sean The walrus who escaped book and illustrated by Kim Smith, and The Walrus Who Escaped, written by Rachel and Sean Qitsualik-Tinsley and illustrated by Anthony Brennan, are delightful Inuit.

Where's Walrus is a picture book intended for nursery readers. This colorful yet simply illustrated book follows a walrus who escaped from the zoo. He tries on all sorts of different hats throughout the city, such as a firefighter, a dancer, and a construction worker, to /5().

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Qitsualik-Tinsley, Rachel and Sean Qitsualik-Tinsley. The Walrus Who Escaped. Illus. Anthony Brennan. Iqualuit, NU: Inhabit Media Inc., this book, Rachael and Sean Qitsualik-Tinsley retell another of the many Inuit legends that explain why things are the way they are.

According to this story, walruses used to have spiral : Sandy Campbell. Raven flees far inland while Walrus goes further out to sea, and the two continue to live apart to this day.

Told in a poetic and evocative voice, The Walrus Who Escaped is a traditional Inuit origin story that exemplifies the richness of the culture and its ties to the land, mixing survival, magic, and animal mythology.

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The bear's tracks went to all 3 holes, suggesting that it tried unsuccessfully to capture the walrus for some time after the initial attempt, possibly because the wounded animal kept resurfacing at different holes to.