Publisher description for Jingle dancer / Cynthia L. Smith ; illustrated by Cornelius Van Wright and Ying-Hwa Hu.

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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

Library of Congress subject headings for this publication: Creek Indians Juvenile fiction, Creek Indians Fiction, Indians of North America Oklahoma Fiction, Indian dance Fiction, Dance Fiction