The Longest Day is the last day of Summer.
Polar bears celebrate it because they think from that day forth, the ice will begin to return, until burn-sky comes again and the ice leaves.
The black bears celebrate it because it is the day that the berries grow plentifully.
- The Longest Day is mentioned and celebrated in this book.
- Toklo, Ujurak, Lusa and Kallik go to Great Bear Lake where it is celebrated, and partly take place in the celebrations. Kallik finds her brother, Taqqiq, there.