When Bravest Warrior is refused as a suitor by beautiful Proud Girl his heart turns to anger. In revenge he makes Ice Man, who leads Proud Girl into great danger. But Wild Wolf, guardian spirit, is watching. Can he rescue Proud Girl and could pride and anger turn to forgiveness and love?
Inspired by and adapted from a traditional Algonquin tale, this powerful story, decorated with bold, brightly coloured paintings based on First Nation costume and beadwork, is by an internationally celebrated artist, winner of the Kate Greenaway Medal.
Includes author notes on her discovery of this story and her research into Algonquin art, beadwork and needlework. The story has been checked and approved by an Algonquin storyteller and a donation from the sales will be made to the Katarokwi Grandmothers’ Council of Kingston, Ontario.