47,000 Beads

Book cover for 47,000 Beads by Koji and Angel Adeyoha

Koji Adeyoha

Angel Adeyoha


Holly McGillis

Book Summary

Peyton loves to dance, and especially at pow wow, but her Auntie notices that she’s been dancing less and less. When Peyton shares that she just can’t be comfortable wearing a dress anymore, Auntie Eyota asks some friends for help to get Peyton what she needs.

Gender Identity, Two-Spirit, Indigenous, 2SLGBTQIA, Kids Book, Kids Books, Fiction, Picture Books, Healing and Wellness, Family and Community, Self-Esteem, Stories of Inspiration, Indigenous Cultural Practices, Ceremonies, Powwow, Customs and Traditions, Indigenous Peoples, Indigenous Peoples in the United States, Native American, Sioux, Lakota, Oglala Lakota

Age Range
Ages 4 to 8 (grades K-3)
Flamingo Rampant (2017)
Book Category
Sexual Orientation