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Cynthia Leitich Smith

Cynthia Leitich Smith

Cynthia Leitich Smith is the 2021 NSK Neustadt Laureate, a New York Times best-selling author of fiction for children and young adults, and writing teacher. A member of the Muscogee Creek Nation, Cynthia writes beautiful stories centered on the lives of modern-day Native Americans.

 

 

Books by this author

ancestor-approved

Ancestor Approved: Intertribal Stories for Kids

Cynthia Leitich Smith
Age Level:
Middle Grade
Genre:
Fiction
Published:
2021
Hearts Unbroken

Hearts Unbroken

Cynthia Leitich Smith
Age Level:
YA
Genre:
Fiction, Romance
Published:
2018
Young woman holding a camera

Rain Is Not My Indian Name

Cynthia Leitich Smith
Age Level:
Middle Grade
Genre:
Fiction
Published:
2001
Three children flying above houses

Sisters of the Neversea

Cynthia Leitich Smith
Age Level:
Middle Grade
Genre:
Classics, Fairy Tales, Folktales and Myths
Published:
2021