Ancestor Approved: Intertribal Stories for Kids by Cynthia Leitich Smith

Ancestor Approved: Intertribal Stories for Kids

Cynthia Leitich Smith

fiction childrens short stories reflective slow-paced

320 pages

Description

A collection of intersecting stories set at a powwow that bursts with hope, joy, resilience, the strength of community, and Native pride.In a high school gym full of color and song, Native families from Nations within the borders of the U.S. and C...
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Moods

hopeful 65%
informative 65%
inspiring 65%
emotional 53%
lighthearted 50%
reflective 46%
funny 34%
adventurous 19%
challenging 15%
mysterious 15%
relaxing 11%
sad 3%

Pace

medium 60%
fast 32%
slow 8%

Plot- or character-driven?

Character: 50% | A mix: 33% | N/A: 16%

Strong character development?

Yes: 63% | It's complicated: 18% | N/A: 18%

Loveable characters?

Yes: 81% | It's complicated: 9% | N/A: 9%

Diverse cast of characters?

Yes: 90% | It's complicated: 9%

Flaws of characters a main focus?

N/A: 60% | Yes: 30% | It's complicated: 10%

Average rating

4.2