Show the world compassion with Dr. Susan La Flesche Picotte. This issue teaches kids about Susan’s life, the rich history of the Omaha people, and explores the field of medicine through colorfully illustrated stories and engaging educational activities.


About Susan La Flesche Picotte

Dr. Susan La Flesche Picotte was a member of the Omaha Nation and the first Native American doctor. She dedicated her life to caring for others and took care of over 1,000 tribe members. She also fought to preserve the traditions of her Omaha heritage.

  • Filled with facts about the Omaha Nation, cool healthy habits, and ways to care for others
  • Features the work of over 15 talented artists, writers, and photographers, including an illustrated cover by Ruben Zendejas
  • Encourages kids to have compassion
  • Soft-touch matte cover, 64 full-color pages; 8.5’’ x 10.5’’ (portrait)

Bravery is designed for kids ages 6-12, but really it’s for everyone.

Bravery 16 - Susan La Flesche Picotte