Cynthia Leitich Smith
In this book Ray Halfmoon lives with his Grandfather. It is a collection of 6 short stories about their lives as Seminole-Cherokee living in Chicago. These stories are enduring and heart warming. The stories are:
Don't Forget The Pants!
Guess Who's Coming to Dinner?
From stories about pants not being delivered with a tux for a wedding, to a Christmas menagerie, these stories will be fun to read as a family again and again. You will find yourself rooting for Ray, and surprised by his grandfather's kindness, gentleness and ingenuity in solving problems and making things right. It is a wonderful book by an amazing author.
Books by Cynthia Leitich Smith:
Young Adult Books:
Cat Calls - Short Story
Tantalize Kierens Story - Graphic Novel
Haunted Love - Short Story
Books for Kids:
Rain Is Not My Indian Name
Author Profile Interview with Cynthia Leitch Smith