The SWG welcomes you to join in listening to Mark Thunderchild as he chats with host, Carol GoldenEagle about his newly published children’s book based on positive modern Indigenous content. He will talk a little bit about his background and upbringing and the insight on why he is geared to writing children’s stories.
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Mark Thunderchild is a registered member of Thunderchild First Nation and had moved at the age of 4 years old. He and his family lived in various communities across Canada such as; Waterhen Lake Sk., Igloolik NU, Canora Sk., Handle Sk., and Beauval Sk. He was exposed to the diversity Canada had/has to offer. Mark and his partner, Amanda have 3 children. Amanda who is also the illustrator of his new book, Kohkum’s Kitchen
Carol Rose GoldenEagle is a Saskatchewan Author of award-winning novel BEARSKIN DIARY. It was chosen as the national Aboriginal Literature Title for 2017. It was also shortlisted for 3 Saskatchewan Book Awards. The French language translation of this novel, entitled Peau D’ours won a Saskatchewan Book Award in 2019. Her first book of poetry – entitled Hiraeth was shortlisted for a Saskatchewan Book Award in 2019. Her second novel – Bone Black– was released in fall 2019.
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