Children Books for Native American Heritage Month

This November, enjoy learning more about Native American  history and culture with these recommendations. Happy reading!

This picture-book autobiography tells the triumphant story of Sharice Davids, one of the first Native American women elected to Congress, and the first LGBTQ congressperson to represent Kansas.

Sharice’s Big Voice, by Sharice Davids, Book | eBook

Journey through the history of powwow culture in North America, from its origins to how it thrives today. 

Powwow, by Karen Pheasant-Neganigwane, Book | eBook

The word otsaliheliga (oh-jah-LEE-hay-lee-gah) is used by members of the Cherokee Nation to express gratitude. This is a look at modern Native American life as told by an enrolled citizen of the Cherokee Nation.

We are Grateful: Otsaliheliga, by Traci Sorell, Book | eBook

I Sang You Down From The Stars
by Tasha Spillet-Sumner
We All Play
by Julie Flett

On The Trapline
by David Robertson