Illustrated by Dozay Christmas
Mi’kmaq translations by Helen Sylliboy
Maxine Trottier is the author of a number of award winning picture books including the Canadian Library Association Children’s Book of the Year for The Tiny Kite of Eddie Wing (1996) and the Federation of Women Teachers Association of Ontario Writers Award for The Voyage of Wood Duck. Through her work in education she has helped to bring the joy of literacy to children for more than twenty-six years. She lives in a small fishing village on the shore of Lake Erie.