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Ancestor approved : intertribal stories for kids / edited by Cynthia Leitich Smith.

Smith, Cynthia Leitich, (author,, editor.).


"Edited by award-winning and bestselling author Cynthia Leitich Smith, this collection of intersecting stories by both new and veteran Native writers bursts with hope, joy, resilience, the strength of community, and Native pride."--Publisher's description.

Record details

  • ISBN: 9780062869944
  • Physical Description: [vii], 310 pages ; 22 cm.
  • Edition: First edition.
  • Publisher: New York, NY : Heartdrum, an imprint of HarperCollinsPublishers, 2021.

Content descriptions

Formatted Contents Note:
Foreword -- What is a Powwow? / Kim Rogers -- Fancy dancer / Monique Gray Smith -- Flying together / Kim Rogers -- Warriors of forgiveness / Tim Tingle -- Brothers / David A. Robertson -- Rez dog rules / Rebecca Roanhorse -- Secrets and surprises / Traci Sorell -- Wendigos don't dance / Art Coulson -- Indian price / Eric Ganswort -- Senecavajo: Alan's story / Brian Young -- Squash Blossom bracelet: Kevin's story / Brian Young -- Joey reads the sky / Dawn Quigley -- What we know about glaciers / Christine Day -- Little Fox and the case of the missing regalia / Erika T. Wurth -- The ballad of Maggie Wilson / Andrea L. Rogers -- Bad dog / Joseph Bruchac -- Between the lines / Cynthia Leitich Smith -- Circles / Carole Lindstrom.
Target Audience Note:
Subject: Indians of North America > Juvenile fiction.
Indians of North America > Juvenile poetry.

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