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Native American Heritage Booklist

In partnership with First Book

November is Native American Heritage Month. In honor of this special month, our friends at First Book curated a kids’ booklist that helps families explore and celebrate the diverse, rich stories, history, and cultures of Indigenous Americans – this month and throughout the year.

Little You

by Richard Van Camp, illustrated by Julie Flett

Ohana Means Family

by Ilima Loomis, illustrated by Kenard Pak

Fry Bread

by Kevin Noble Maillard, illustrated by Juana Martinez-Neal

Berry Song

by Michaela Goade

Little You

by Richard Van Camp, illustrated by Julie Flett

Ohana Means Family

by Ilima Loomis, illustrated by Kenard Pak

Fry Bread

by Kevin Noble Maillard, illustrated by Juana Martinez-Neal

Berry Song

by Michaela Goade

We Are Grateful: Otsaliheliga

by Traci Sorell, illustrated by Frané Lessac

This Is How I Know / Mii maanda ezhi-gkendmaanhs

by Brittany Luby, illustrated by Joshua Mangeshig Pawis-Steckley

Powwow Day

by Traci Sorell, illustrated by Madelyn Goodnight

Forever Cousins

by Laurel Goodluck, illustrated by Jonathan Nelson

We Are Grateful: Otsaliheliga

by Traci Sorell, illustrated by Frané Lessac

This Is How I Know / Mii maanda ezhi-gkendmaanhs

by Brittany Luby, illustrated by Joshua Mangeshig Pawis-Steckley

Powwow Day

by Traci Sorell, illustrated by Madelyn Goodnight

Forever Cousins

by Laurel Goodluck, illustrated by Jonathan Nelson

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New content added weekly

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Downloadable books & games for offline play