Carole Lindstrom is a New York Times Bestselling Author and 2021 Caldecott Award winning author of literature for young people. She is Anishinaabe/Métis and an enrolled citizen of the Turtle Mountain Band of Ojibwe. Her books include: Girls Dance, Boys Fiddle. Drops of Gratitude, included in the anthology, Thank U: Poems of Gratitude, edited by Miranda Paul and illustrated by Marlena Myles. We Are Water Protectors, _illustrated by Michaela Goade. _Circles is included in the anthology, Ancestor Approved: Intertribal Stories for Kids, edited by Cynthia Leitich Smith.
She was born and raised a Nebraska Cornhusker and currently makes her home in Maryland.