We Are Grateful
OtsaliheligaBook - 2018
From Library Staff
The word otsaliheliga (oh-jah-LEE-hay-lee-gah) 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. --- This is Sorell's debut picture book, with more on the way. ... Read More »
Though this would make a great Thanksgiving holiday read, this book shows how thankfulness and mindfulness are a part of Cherokee life all year round. Cherokee words are sprinkled throughout the story, celebrating the gifts of family, community, and nature. A glossary is included.