Empowering Indigenous Voices:  A Dive into Native American Children's Literature

By: Emily Mellowe, Youth Services Assistant
November 27, 2023

November is Native American Heritage Month! Indigenous voices were silenced for centuries, and we must take the time to acknowledge the importance of knowing Native American heritage and history, encouraging cultural understanding and appreciation in our young readers. Enjoy this curated list of recommended children's books written by Native American authors, exploring the beautiful traditions, languages, and stories of native communities in the United States.