Published on October 12, 2012 by Carol
Author: Cynthia Leitich Smith, Ying-Hwa Hu
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Illustrator: Cornelius Van Wright
Jenna, a contemporary Muscogee (Creek) girl in Oklahoma, wants to honor a family tradition by jingle dancing at the next powwow. But where will she find enough jingles for her dress? An unusual, warm family story, beautifully evoked in Cornelius Van Wright and Ying-Hwa Hu’s watercolor art.
Notable Children’s Trade Books in the Field of Social Studies 2001, National Council for SS & Child. Book Council