The Thundermaker is based on Mi'kmaw artist Alan Syliboy's spectacular mixed-media exhibit of the same name. In the book, Big Thunder teaches his son, Little Thunder, about the important responsibility he has in making thunder for his people. Little Thunder learns about his Mi'kmaw identity through his father's teachings and his motherís traditional stories. Syliboy's spectacular, vibrant artwork brings the story of Little Thunder to vivid life. Written in Mi'kmaw and English. Color illustrations throughout. Paperback. 32 pgs.