Martinez-Neal, Juana. “Fry Bread” book cover. Viewed online.

Fry Bread shares what fry bread is and what it means and represents to a modern Native American family. This illustrated book is written in lively verse. A sample from the text:

“Fry Bread is time
On weekdays and holidays
Supper or dinner
Powwows and festivals
Moments together
With family and friends”

A fry bread recipe is also included.

The author, Kevin Noble Maillard, is a Native American journalist and member of the Seminole Nation of Oklahoma.

Contributed by Kevin Noble Maillard