By Tara Perron. Illustrated by Alicia Schwab
Takoza: Walks With the Blue Moon Girl, By Tara Perron, is an charming, illustrated children’s story about a young Dakota girl and her Zunzi (grandmother). The grandmother teaches her Takoza (granddaughter) through stories while making star quilts and planting and caring for a garden.
Tara Perron is a Dakota and Ojibwe mother. She grew up in St. Paul, Minnesota. Tara studied Dakota language and culture at Metro State University. She is inspired by the loving hearts of her two sons. Tara is a creator and has always loved to write. She believes in the healing power of art and storytelling. She spends her days dancing in her garden and singing to the moon.
- 32 pages
- Size: 8x10 inches
- Reading level: not listed