This is the Tłįchq language version of Idaa Trail: In the Steps of our Ancestors. It follows Etseh and Etsi and their three grandchildren on a month-long canoe trip from Behchokq to Hottah Lake in the NWT. Their journey follows a trail the Tłįchq have used for generations.

A northern aboriginal author, illustrator, storyteller or translator is involved.Thom, Margaret M. and Blondin-Townsend, Ethel. 1987. Our Elders/ Nahecho Keh. Slavey Research Project. ISBN 969284616
Age: 8-Adult
Language: English/North Slavey
Subject: Non-Fiction; History; Dene

An illustrated book honouring the lives of Slavey elders.

 

A northern aboriginal author, illustrator, storyteller or translator is involved.Thomas, Vital. Translator / Mary Siemens. Illustrator / Archie Beaulieu. 2007. Yamozha and His Beaver Wife. Penticton: Theytus Books. ISBN 9781894778572
Age: 8-Adult
Language: English and Tłįchq Yatiì
Subject: Traditional Stories; Tłįchq (Dogrib)

This beautifully illustrated book tells the story of how Yamozha, the Dene lawmaker, forgets a promise to his wife, which causes her to turn into a giant beaver. He chases her all over Denedeh, shaping the land into its current form as he goes. Audio CD Included.