01 January 2019

14 Books I Like

Burned
written by Julie Herman

Illegal
written by Bettina Restrepo

The Boy, the Boat, & the Beast
written by Samantha M. Clark

Wait for Me
written by Caroline Leech

Abby Spencer Goes to Bollywood
written by Varsha Bajaj

Take Me To Your BBQ
written by Kathy Duval, images by Adam McCauley

It Wasn't Always Like This
written by Joy Preble

Crossing Stones
written by Helen Frost

A Round of Robins
written by Katie Hesterman, images by Sergio Ruzzier

Hearts Unbroken
written by Cynthia Leitich Smith

The Journey of Oliver K. Woodman
written by Darcy Pattison, images by Joe Cepeda

Subway
written by Anastasia Suen, images by Karen Katz

In Defiance of Hitler: The Secret Mission of Varian Fry
written by Carla Killough McClafferty

A Weird and Wild Beauty: The Story of Yellowstone, the World's First National Park
written by Erin Peabody

23 November 2018

27 Books About Native Americans

A Coyote Solstice Tale
written by Thomas King, Cherokee
images by Gary Clement

Bearwalker
written by Joseph Bruchac, Abenaki
images by Sally Wern Comport

Buffalo Bird Girl: A Hidatsa Story
written and illustrated by S.D. Nelson, Standing Rock Sioux

Dibé Yázhí Táa'go Baa Hane' / The Three Little Sheep
written by Seraphine G. Yazzie, Navajo
images by Ryan Huna Smith, Chemehuevi/Navajo

Fox On the Ice / Maageesees Maskwameek Kaapit
written by Tomson Highway, Cree
images by Brian Deines

Kamik's First Sled
adapted from the memories of Matilda Sulurayok, Inuit
images by Qin Leng

Kiki's Journey
written by Kristy Orona-Ramirez, Taos Pueblo/Raramuri
images by Jonathan Warm Day, Taos Pueblo

Morning Girl
written by Michael Dorris, Modoc

Napí
written by Antonio Ramírez
images by Domi, Mazatecan

Night Is Gone, Day Is Still Coming: Stories and Poems by American Indian Teens and Young Adults
edited by Annette Piña Ochoa, Yaqui; et al

Not My Girl
written by Christy Jordan Fenton & Margaret Pokiak-Fenton, Inuvialuit
images by Gabrielle Grimard

Rain Is Not My Indian Name
written by Cynthia Leitich Smith, Muscogee Creek

Rattlesnake Mesa: Stories From a Native American Childhood
written by EdNah New Rider Weber, Pawnee
images by Richela Renkun

Saltypie: A Choctaw Journey from Darkness Into Light
written by Tim Tingle, Choctaw
images by Karen Clarkson, Choctaw

Shin-Chi's Canoe
written by Nicola I. Campbell, Interior Salish & Métis
images by Kim LaFave

Super Indian, Volume 1
written and illustrated by Arigon Starr, Kickapoo

Tasunka: A Lakota Horse Legend
written and illustrated by Donald F. Montileaux, Oglala Lakota

The Orphan and the Polar Bear
written by Sakiasi Qaunaq, Inuit
images by Eva Widermann

The Range Eternal
written by Louise Erdrich, Chippewa
images by Steve Johnson & Lou Fancher

The Shadows That Rush Past: A Collection of Frightening Inuit Folktales
written by Rachel A. Qitsualik, Inuit
images by Emily Fiegenschuh & Larry MacDougall

Urban Tribes: Native Americans In the City
edited by Lisa Charleyboy, Tsilhqot’in, & Mary Beth Leatherdale

Welcome Song for Baby: A Lullaby for Newborns
written and illustrated by Richard Van Camp, Dogrib

When the Shadbush Blooms
written by Carla Messinger, Lenape, & Susan Katz
images by David Kanietakeron Fadden, Mohawk

Wild Berries
written and illustrated by Julie Flett, Métis & Cree

Mission to Space
written by John Herrington, Chickasaw

The Water Walker
written and illustrated by Joanne Robertson, Anishinaabe

Peace Dancer
written by Roy Henry Vickers, Tsimshian, & Robert Budd
images by Roy Henry Vickers, Tsimshian

08 October 2018

8 Books about Grandfathers

Can You Hear the Sea?
written by Judy Cumberbatch, images by Ken Wilson-Max

Charlie and the Chocolate Factory
written by Roald Dahl, images by Quentin Blake

Granddaddy's Turn: A Journey to the Ballot Box
written by Michael S. Bandy & Eric Stein, images by James E. Ransome

Grandfather Gandhi
written by Arun Gandhi & Bethany Hegedus, images by Evan Turk

Grandfather's Gold Watch
written and illustrated by Louise Garff Hubbard

Grandfather's Journey
written and illustrated by Allen Say

Grandpa and Me On Tu B'Shevat
written by Marji E. Gold-Vukson, images by Leslie Evans

Grandpa's Girls
written by Nicola I. Campbell, images by Kim Lafave

30 September 2018

30 Books About Mothers

Barn Dance!
written and illustrated by Pat Hutchins

Mom, There's a Bear at the Door
written by Sabine Lipan, images by Manuela Olten

Kyle Goes Alone
written by Jan Thornhill, images by Ashley Barron

Mother to Tigers
written by George Ella Lyon, images by Peter Catalanotto

Mama's Little Duckling
written by Marjorie Blain Parker, images by Mike Wohnoutka

Baya, Baya, Lulla-by-a
written by Megan McDonald, images by Vera Rosenberry

Little One
written and illustrated by Jo Weaver

Moo Moo, Brown Cow
written by Jakki Wood, images by Rog Bonner

Bebé Goes to the Beach
written by Susan Middleton Elya, images by Steven Salerno

Mama's Saris
written by Pooja Makhijani, images by Elena Gomez

Most Loved In All the World
written by Tonya Cherie Hegamin, images by Cozbi Cabrera

Little Chicken's Big Day
written by Jerry Davis, images by Katie Davis

Bedtime for Mommy
written by Amy Krause Rosenthal, images by LeUyen Pham

Mother Bruce
written and illustrated by Ryan T. Higgins

Little Owl's Orange Scarf
written and illustrated by Tatyana Feeney

Big Bad Bunny
written by Franny Billingsley, images by G. Brian Karas

Little Diva
written by LaChanze, images by Brian Pinkney

Miles From Ordinary
written by Carol Lynch Williams

Big Momma Makes the World
written by Phyllis Root, images by Helen Oxenbury

Lola At the Library
written by Anna McQuinn, images by Rosalind Beardshaw

Birdie's Big-Girl Shoes
written and illustrated by Sujean Rim

Little Owl Lost
written and illustrated by Chris Haughton

Mama, I'll Give You the World
written by Roni Schotter, images by Susan Saelig Gallagher

Founding Mothers: Remembering the Ladies
written by Cokie Roberts, images by Diane Goode

My New Mom & Me
written and illustrated by Renata Galindo

Giddy-up Buckaroos!
written by Shanda Trent, images by Tom Knight

My Mom Is Trying to Ruin My Life
written by Kate Feiffer, images by Diane Goode

Little Fish Lost
written by Nancy Van Laan, images by Jane Conteh-Morgan

Molly's Family
written by Nancy Garden, images by Sharon Wooding

My Mother's Sari
written by Sandhya Rao, images by Nina Sabnani