The Absolutely True Diary of a Part-time Indian
- WINNER 2010 PEN Faulkner Award 2010
- WINNER National Book Award for Young People’s Literature 2007
CULTURE | HUMAN INTEREST | IDENTITY
- CARTER, Forrest: The Education of Little Tree (Delacorte 1976) classic tale about growing up among Cherokees.
- DORRIS, Michael: The Window (Hyperion 1997) the story of eleven-year-old Rayona.
- SMELCER, John: The Trap (Andersen Press 2008) Johnny is looking for his grandfather who was trapped in the wilderness.
- Dances with Wolves (1990) Lt John Dunbar befriends wolves and Indians.
- Little Big Man (1970) Old Jack looks back on his life – raised by Indians and then fighting with General Custer.