The Canoe He Called Lootas By Amanda Reid-Stevens
Loo Taas, ("Wave-Eater") is the 50-foot Haida canoe Bill Reid designed for Expo 86. In this all-ages picture book illustrated by Michael Nicoll Yahgulanaas, Amanda Reid-Stevens (Bill Reid's daughter) tells the legendary craft's story in short verse. The final stanza: "She sleeps in a Canoe House In a land called Haida Gwaii. People often visit her - Maybe someday YOU'LL stop by!