We Are Grateful - Otsaliheliga
We Are Grateful: Otsaliheliga
The word otsaliheliga is used by members of the Cherokee Nation to express gratitude. Beginning in the fall with the new year and ending in summer, follow a full Cherokee year of celebrations and experiences. Written by a citizen of the Cherokee Nation, this look at one group of Native Americans is appended with a glossary and the complete Cherokee syllabary, originally created by Sequoyah.
Ages: 3-7Author: Traci Sorell; Illustrator: Frane Lessac
Publisher: Charlesbridge Publishing, 2018
Hardcover, 32 pages