an illustration from Finding My Dance by Ria Thundercloud
Penguin Young Readers, illustration by Kalila J. Fuller

An Indigenous Author’s Favorite Children’s Books

Beautiful picks from the creator of Finding My Dance.

by Ria Thundercloud
I am a mother, dancer, choreographer, artist, and newly published author. Ria Thundercloud
Ria Thundercloud

I am dedicated to the development of my art and education while holding strong ties to the north and south with kinship to my tribal communities in Wisconsin and New Mexico as a Sandia Pueblo/ Ho-Chunk woman.