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An extraordinary book that celebrates skateboarding, family, and community, from beloved artist and author Julie Flett, a winner of the New York Times / New York Public Library Best Illustrated Children's Book Award.

Every day, a little boy watches kids pass by on skateboards, and dreams of joining them. One day, his mother brings a surprise: her old skateboard, just for him haw kwa Let's go Together, they practice on the sidewalk, at the park, in Auntie's yard--everywhere. But when it comes time to try the skatepark, the skateboarders crash down like a waterfall. Can he find the confidence to join them?

Let's Go features:
  • A glossary of Cree words featured in the book, and a Cree refrain (haw kwa ) repeated throughout
  • A note to the reader from Julie Flett about her inspiration for the story
This fun and touching story is a tribute to family, friendship, and perseverance. Julie Flett's renowned art and powerful text shows a community of support is all around, ready to help each other... go



Product Details
ISBN: 9781771646109
ISBN-10: 1771646101
Publisher: Greystone Kids
Publication Date: May 7th, 2024
Pages: 44
Language: English