#indigenous authors

Indigenous Poets You Should Know

There are simply too many amazing Indigenous poets (North American or otherwise) to capture all on one list, but here is a place to start reading, including Postcolonial Love Poem by Natalie Diaz.

9 Indigenous and Native American Picture Books to Read Right Now

Read and share these excellent Indigenous and Native picture books in November and well beyond, including Fry Bread.

9 of the Best Books by Native Alaskans and Hawaiians

To celebrate the ties that bind Alaskans and Hawai’ians, here are some of the best books by Native Alaskan and Hawai’ian authors, including The Tao of Raven by Ernestine Hayes and Hawaii’s Story by Hawaii’s Queen by Queen Liliuokalani.

8 More Indigenous Horror Books to Haunt Your Shelves at Night

Looking for more Indigenous horror books to read? Here are 8 of the best to keep you awake at night, including Mapping the Interior by Stephen Graham Jones. Don’t blame us if you can’t sleep.

12 Great Indigenous Memoirs

Read your way into the lives of Indigenous writers with these excellent memoirs, including White Magic.

8 Fantastic Romance Novels by Indigenous Authors

Looking for romance novels by Indigenous authors? Look no further. Here are 8 great titles to get you started.

There Is No Environmental Literature Without Indigenous Authors

Understanding what we call the American environment can only be done through studying the works of those who originally tended to it.

A #CancelCanadaDay Reading List to Learn about Colonialism and Racism in Canada

In light of #CancelCanadaDay, we present this reading list to learn more about racism in the country, including Seven Fallen Feathers by Tanya Talaga and more books.

Picture Books To Teach Children About Residential Schools

These picture books help teach about Indian Residential Schools, which is foundational to understanding Canada as it is today, including When We Were Alone by David A. Robertson and Julie Flett.

15 Popular Indigenous Books from 2020

2020 was long, but it was also a prolific year for many authors. Let’s explore the most popular 2020 indigenous books from this past year, including Black Sun by Rebecca Roanhorse.