AILA Booklist

Young Adult Books

  • Alexie, Sherman.  The Absolutely True Diary of a Part-Time Indian.  New York: Little, Brown, and Company, 2007.
  • Alexie, Sherman.  The Lone Ranger and Tonto Fistfight in Heaven.  New York: Harper, 1993.
  • Bruchac, Joseph.  Hidden Roots.  New York: Scholastic, Apple Paperbacks, 2006.
  • Bruchac, Joseph.  Jim Thorpe: Original All-American.  New York: Dial/Penguin, 2006.
  • Carlson, Lori M. editor.  Moccasin Thunder: American Indian Stories for Today.  New York: HarperCollins, 2005.
  • Carvell, Marlene.  Sweetgrass Basket.  New York: Dutton Childrens Books, 2005.
  • Erdrich, Louise.  Love Medicine.  New York: Harper, 1984.
  • Hogan, Linda.  Solar Storms.  New York: Scribner, 1995.
  • Ihimaera, Witi.  The Whale Rider.  New York: Harcourt, 1987.
  • Loyie, Larry.  Goodbye Buffalo Bay.  Oroville, WA: Theytus Books, 2008.
  • McGregor, Lurline Wailana.  Between the Deep Blue Sea and Me: A Novel. Honolulu: Kamehameha Publishing, 2008.
  • Momaday, N. Scott. House Made of Dawn.  New York: Harper, 1966.
  • Silko, Leslie Marmon.  Gardens in the Dunes: A Novel.  New York: Scribner, 1999.
  • Smith, Cynthia Leitich.  Eternal.  Somerville, Mass.: Candlewick Press, 2009.
  • Smith, Cynthia Leitich.  Rain Is Not My Indian Name.  New York: HarperCollins, 2001.
  • When the Rain Sings: Poems by Young Native Americans.  New York: Simon & Schuster Books for Young Readers, 1999.