Books by Yoshi Miyare

AHYOKA AND THE TALKING LEAVES by Peter Roop
FAMILY AND GROWING UP
Released: May 15, 1992

"Appealing b&w watercolors; bibliography. (Fiction. 6+)"
Ahyoka—daughter of Sequoyah, inventor of the Cherokee alphabet—is credited with ``enter[ing] into the genius of his labors.'' Adapting and filling out the historical record, the Roops depict their determination to find a way for Cherokees to read and write like whites, despite the antagonism of their family and tribe. Read full book review >