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Fry Bread: A Native American Family Story

Written by Kevin Noble Maillard & illustrated by Juana Martinez-Neal
Published by Roaring Brook Press
Goodreads Rating - 4.5 / 5.0
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Told in lively and powerful verse by debut author Kevin Noble Maillard, Fry Bread is an evocative depiction of a modern Native American family, vibrantly illustrated by Pura Belpre Award winner and Caldecott Honoree Juana Martinez-Neal.

Fry bread is food. It is warm and delicious, piled high on a plate.

Fry bread is time. It brings families together for meals and new memories.

Fry bread is nation. It is shared by many, from coast to coast and beyond.

Fry bread is us. It is a celebration of old and new, traditional and modern, similarity and difference.

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Who Wrote Fry Bread: A Native American Family Story

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Kevin Noble Maillard

Kevin Noble Maillard is a professor and journalist who lives with his family on the 13th floor of a 115-year old bank in the heart of Manhattan. He is a regular writer for the<i> New York Times</i>, and has interviewed politicians, writers, tribal leaders, and even some movie stars. When he was 13 years old, he won a fishing derby for catching 72 fish in two hours. Originally from Oklahoma, he is a member of the Seminole Nation, Mekusukey band.

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Who Illustrated Fry Bread: A Native American Family Story

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Juana Martinez-Neal
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Book Details

ISBN:
9781626727465
Publication Date:
October 22, 2019
ASIN/ISBN 10:
1626727465

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