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Fry bread : a Native American family story  Cover Image Book Book

Fry bread : a Native American family story / written by Kevin Noble Maillard ; illustrated by Juana Martinez-Neal.

Maillard, Kevin Noble, (author.). Martinez-Neal, Juana, (illustrator.).


Using illustrations that show the diversity in Native America and spare poetic text that emphasizes fry bread in terms of provenance, this volume tells the story of a post-colonial food that is a shared tradition for Native American families all across the North American continent. Includes a recipe and an extensive author note that delves into the social ways, foodways, and politics of America's 573 recognized tribes.

Record details

  • ISBN: 9781626727465
  • ISBN: 1626727465
  • Physical Description: 42 unnumbered pages : color illustrations, color map ; 26 cm
  • Edition: First edition.
  • Publisher: New York, NY : Roaring Brook Press, ©2019.

Content descriptions

General Note:
Includes a recipe for fry bread.
Bibliography, etc. Note:
Includes bibliographical references.
Awards Note:
Robert F. Sibert Informational Book Award, 2020.
Subject: Fry bread > Juvenile fiction.
Cooking (Bread) > Juvenile fiction.
Families > Juvenile fiction.
Indigenous peoples of North America > Juvenile fiction.
Genre: Picture books.

Available copies

  • 5 of 7 copies available at York County Libraries.


  • 0 current holds with 7 total copies.
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Collinsville Community Library Kids MAI Picture (Text) 34259000486094 Childrens Area Available -
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Dover Area Community Library Kids MAI Picture (Text) 34217000818849 Childrens Area Checked Out 07/15/2024
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Bookplate: Plated 2020: In Memory of C. Ann Hollinger
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