Children's Literacy Initiative celebrates Native American Heritage Month with great books! Honor the traditions, artistry, activism, and everyday lives of Native peoples with these high-quality read alouds by Indigenous authors and illustrators.

My Papi Has a Motorcycle - Isabel Quintero

All Around Us

Xelena Gonzalez

You Hold Me Up by Monique Gray Smith

You Hold Me Up

Monique Gray Smith

Awasis and the World-famous Bannock by Dallas Hunt

Awasis and the World-famous Bannock

Dallas Hunt

We Are Grateful/Ostalihalega by Traci Sorell

We Are Grateful/

Traci Sorell

What’s My Superpower? by Aviaq Johnston

What’s My Superpower?

Aviaq Johnston

The Cloud Artist by Sherri Maret

The Cloud Artist

Sherri Maret

Nimoshom and His Bus by Penny M. Thomas

Nimoshom and His Bus

Penny M. Thomas

How Raven Got His Crooked Nose by Barbara J. Atwater

How Raven Got His Crooked Nose

Barbara J. Atwater

Niwechihaw/I Help by Caitlin Dale Nicholson

Niwechihaw/I Help

Caitlin Dale Nicholson

The Water Walker by Joanne Robertson

The Water Walker

Joanne Robertson

First Laugh: Welcome Baby! by Rose Ann Tahe

First Laugh: Welcome Baby!

Rose Ann Tahe

Birdsong by Julie Flett


Julie Flett


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