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“Elders say they were always here. The horses were small, but strong.”
“Like me?”
“Like you.”

As they await the birth of a new foal, a man teaches his grandchild about the Ojibwe Horses that used to roam the forests of northwestern Ontario. The horses once ran wild and free, but when Grandfather was a boy, they almost disappeared. Now he is the caretaker of his own small herd, keeping the breed alive for future generations and teaching his grandchild about the loving bond between human and animals.

Written by Darcy Whitecrow
and Heather M. O’Connor

Translated by Kelvin Morrison
Illustrated by Lenny Lishchenko

Published by Second Story Press
ISBN 9781772602203

Dual language edition (Ojibwe/Anishinaabemowen and English)

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