A debut picture book that celebrates self-love, care, and resilience with one of the most widespread plants—the dandelion.
Both a love letter to the dandelion and a call to love ourselves in a difficult world,ÂmîOsâwâpikonesreminds us that we are not defined as others see us. Following our young protagonist and the dandelions through the seasons, we are reminded that we are resilient, we are healers, we are funny, and we are loved.
Educator Information Recommended for ages 4 to 7.
Includes some Cree words (y-dialect - Plains Cree). Plains Cree translations and a pronunciation guide can be found at the back of the book.
Includes an Author's Note that describes the inspiration for this story.
Themes: self-love, resilience, care, and lightheartedness conveyed through the dandelion.