A video interview with

Joseph Bruchac

For more than 30 years, Joseph Bruchac has been creating poetry, short stories, novels, anthologies, and music that reflect his Abenaki Indian heritage and Native American traditions. He is the author of more than 120 books for children and adults. The best selling Keepers of the Earth: Native American Stories and Environmental Activities for Children and others of his “Keepers” series, with its remarkable integration of science and folklore, continue to receive critical acclaim and to be used in classrooms throughout the country.

Watch the interview below to learn more about Joseph Bruchac. You can also view the interview transcript or see a selected list of his children's books.

"Writing is thinking on paper. " — William Zinsser