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Future Home of the Living God by Louise Erdrich 

Conflict Resolution for Holy Beings by Joy Harjo

When the Light of the World Was Subdued, Our Songs Came Through edited by Joy Harjo

Gods of Jade and Shadow by Silvia Moreno-Garcia

There, There by Tommy Orange

Trail of Lightning by Rebecca Roanhorse 

True Tales

Feathered Serpent, Dark Heart of Sky by David Bowles 

An Indigenous Peoples' History of the United States by Roxane Dunbar-Ortíz 

In My Own Moccasins: A Memoir of Resilience by Helen Knott

Heart Berries: A Memoir by Therese Marie Mailhot

Hearts of Our People: Native Women Artists edited by Laura Silver

Fifth Sun: A New History of the Aztecs by Camilla Townsend 

The Heartbeat of Wounded Knee by David Treuer 

Native Provenance: The Betrayal of Cultural Creativity by Gerald Vizenor 

Shapes of Native Nonfiction edited by Elissa Washuta & Theresa Warburton

Middle Grade & Young Adult

#NotYourPrincess: Voices of Native American Women edited by Lisa Charleyboy & Mary Beth Leatherdale

The Birchbark House by Louise Erdrich 

The Game of Silence by Louise Erdrich 

Hearts Unbroken by Cynthia Leitich Smith 

Picture Books

Bowwow Powwow / Bagosenjige-niimi'idim by Brenda J. Child & Jonathan Thunder & translated by Gordon Jourdain 

We Are Water Protectors by Carole Lindstrom & Michaela Goade

Encounter by Brittany Luby & Michaela Goade

Fry Bread: A Native American Family Story by Kevin Noble Maillard & Juana Martínez-Neal 

We Are Grateful: Otsaliheliga by Traci Sorell & Frané Lessac

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