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Kumak's Fish: A Tall Tale from the Far North

Average rating
4.1 out of 5
Based on 80 Ratings and 30 Reviews

Book Description
On a beautiful Arctic morning, Kumak looks out the window of his house at the sun rising over the frozen river. "Ahhh, spring," says Kumak to his family. "The days are long, the nights are short, and the ice is still hard. Good day for fish." Eager to give Uncle Aglu's amazing hooking stick a try, Kumak packs up his family and heads out to go ice fishing. "Good day for fish!" they all agree. Haple... More
Book Information
PublisherAlaska Northwest Books
BindingHardcover (4 editions)
Reading LevelAges 9-12
# of Pages32
ISBN-100882405837
ISBN-13978-0882405834
Publication Date04/01/2004
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About Michael Bania (Author) : Michael Bania is a published author and an illustrator of children's books. Some of the published credits of Michael Bania include Kumak's Fish: A Tall Tale from the Far North, Kumak's House: A Tale o... more
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7/30/2007 Sondra LaBrie said:
I love this book. I was searching for a book about ice fishing and this one is beautifully illustrated and makes for a wonderful read aloud. Taking place in Alaska Kumak and his family head to the frozen lake to go fishing. They bundle up in their mukluks huddle onto the dog sled and gather their... more

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