SD Nelson, an enrolled member of the Standing Rock Sioux Tribe who also has Norse ancestors. He has written and illustrated many children’s and YA books, including Crazy Horse and Custer - Born Enemies, Black Elk’s Vision, and Buffalo Bird Girl. He has received the American Indian Library Association Honor Book Award and the Western Writers of America Spur Award, among others. Nelson brushes, sponges, splatters, and sprays acrylic paint for a contemporary interpretation of traditional Lakota imagery.
Crime/Mystery, Fiction, TribalMemorial Ride
Non-Fiction, South Dakota Authors, TribalToo Strong to Be Broken: The Life of Edward J. Driving Hawk
History, Non-Fiction, South Dakota AuthorsTuesday Night Massacre: Four Senate Elections and the Radicalization of the Republican Party
Fiction, Non-Fiction, Tribal, Young ReadersGather: Richard VanCamp on the Joy of Storytelling