therapeutic children’s book by Amalia Lynge Pedersen, illustrated by Christian Fleischer Rex


the book

Malik and Ulorna’s parents drink too much with great consequence to Malik and Ulorna who become socially isolated.
Amalia Lynge Pedersen has rewritten the Danish children’s book Når mor og far drikker and adapted the story to Greenlandic conditions. The book encourages conversation between parent/adult and child.


the author

Amalia Lynge Pedersen has a master’s degree in psychology. She got the idea to write therapeutic children’s books after she read  Når mor og far drikker by Anna Rosenbeck and Inger Thormann. Anaana ataatalu aalakooraangata is the first in a series of four therapeutic books for children.

in the same series

Anaana qasusoorpoq
Suluup aataava toqummat
Anaana ataatalu annersaagaangata