Native American Heritage Month
November is Native American Heritage Month! Celebrate the continent's diverse cultures any time of year with books and movies by and about Native Americans.
Trail of Tears: The Rise and Fall of the Cherokee Nation | John Ehle
The Absolutely True Diary of a Part-time Indian | Sherman Alexie and Ellen Forney
"Waterlily" By Ella Cara Deloria / May 21, 2013 / 1:30 pm to 2:30 pm at the Ash Grove Branch Library / When Blue Bird and her grandmother leave their family's camp to gather beans for the long, threatening winter, they inadvertently avoid the horrible fate that befalls the rest of the family. Luckily, the two women are adopted by a nearby Dakota community and are eventually integrated into their kinship circles.
Waterlily | Ella Cara Deloria
That's What She Said: Contemporary Poetry and Fiction by Native American Women | ed. Rayna Green
Grandmothers of the Light: A Medicine Woman's Sourcebook | Paula Gunn Allen