Susan La Flesche – A Warrior of the People

"An important and riveting story of a 19th-century feminist and change agent…This rebel's dogged determination is something of a roadmap and definitely an inspiration to those trying to break through 21st century glass ceilings."—Chicagco Tribune


A Warrior of the People: How Susan La Flesche Overcame Racial and Gender Inequality to Become America's First Indian Doctor
Joe Starita
St. Martin's Press; 1st edition
November 1, 2016

I Am a Man

“The painful, moving, inspiring, and important story of Chief Standing Bear has found a worthy chronicler in Joe Starita. This excellent book is essential reading for anyone interested in the history of the West, or of America.” —Ian Frazier, author of On the Rez and Great Plains


"I Am a Man": Chief Standing Bear's Journey for Justice
Joe Starita
St. Martin's Griffin
January 5, 2010

The Dull Knifes of Pine Ridge

"This is a living, heartbreaking account of four generations of a Lakota Sioux family…A truly fine book rich in historical and personal detail of a family and a people."—The Boston Globe