June 29, 2015

FireLake Gifts featured items of the week: June 29-July 3, 2015

FireLake Gift Shop has a wide variety of books encompassing Native American and Potawatomi culture. Some items are written by Potawatomi-members, while others are works of […]
November 17, 2015

Potawatomi author interview: Amy Rose Herrick

In 2010, Kansas-native and Chartered Financial Consultant Amy Rose Herrick headed off for a new home in the Virgin Islands, a journey that allowed her to […]
December 20, 2019

Writer Jeffrey Thomas constantly composes the next idea

Author and Citizen Potawatomi Nation tribal member Jeffrey Thomas released his first novel in March 2019 — a military science fiction tale named Osiris.
March 16, 2020

Author intricately welds together horror and Christian themes in new book

Writing muses for Tribal member Trenton Guthrie’s book The Red Man: A Collection From The Pit included Stephen King’s attention to detail, author Frank E. Peretti as well as C.S. Lewis’s book The Screwtape Letters.
March 18, 2020

Spend time with Potawatomi history and authors

Reading about Potawatomi history or books by Potawatomi authors makes a great way to pass time and expand knowledge.
June 11, 2020

Life lessons as sweet as cookies

Marti Roberts’ book, Cookie Jar Devotions, combines life lessons, prayers and memories in a small collection of Christian devotions, which revolve around the classic baked good.
July 17, 2020

Zook novel inspired by small towns, close friends

Linda Zook’s first novel tells the story of young doctor Joey Winters. Raised in Oklahoma City, she moves to rural Freeman, Oklahoma, after receiving her medical license to work for two years as part of the fictional Doctors for Rural Oklahoma Program.
September 17, 2020

CPN member records spiritual awakening in new book

Vieux family descendant Randy Kritkausky’s mother told him about his Potawatomi ancestry as a young child; however, he developed a deep connection to it, primarily through nature, in his late 60s.