Alfreda Beartrack-Algeo

Alfreda Beartrack-Algeo is a storyteller, poet, artist and illustrator. Her recent book, The Day the Earth Rose Up, is her Lakota version of the story of the Pleiades star constellation. She is a member of the Lower Brule Lakota Nation, Kul Wicasa Oyate, Lower Brule, South Dakota. Alfreda grew up surrounded by her tiyóspaye, her circle of family and friends and uses stories she heard as a child, along with various art forms, in all her work. “As long as I have a story left to tell, I feel I have a responsibility to gift that story forward.” Alfreda currently lives in beautiful Palisade, Colorado. 

Books by Alfreda Beartrack-Algeo

Rabbit solves the mystery of why his friends can’t find a drink of water. The answer is not what he expected.
Paperback
9781939053442
$14.95 USD
Children learn that many bugs are “helpful insects” and helps them learn a positive attitude towards them.
Paperback
9781939053435
$14.95 USD
A tale of how the Seven Sisters, who ran away from a giant bear, were saved when their prayer was answered. The Seven Sisters shine on us every night as the Pleiades.
Paperback
9781939053398
$14.95 USD
Young Alfred Swallow uses his wits when he is intimidated at gun point by a bunch of hired thugs and when he lands in a rattle snake den. His determination to stop the corrupt land agent and help his family keep their land comes into focus when he involves people who know how to stop the land grab.
Paperback
9781939053404
$9.95 USD