As a writer and traditional storyteller, Joseph Bruchac often draws on his Native American (Abenaki) ancestry and his home area, the Adirondack Region of northern New York. Author of more than 130 books for young readers and adults, his experiences include running a college program in a maximum security prison and teaching in Ghana. His most recent novel, Talking Leaves, is about Sequoyah’s creation of the Cherokee alphabet.
Young ReadersRed: A Crayon’s Story
South Dakota Authors, Young ReadersLong-armed Ludy and the First Women's Olympics
Non-Fiction, South Dakota Authors, TribalIn Defense of Loose Translations: An Indian Life in an Academic World
History, South Dakota AuthorsPioneer Girl Perspectives: Exploring Laura Ingall Wilder