Sing, Like a Hermit Thrush is a contemporary young adult novel that features thirteen-year-old Darrin Captain, a Mohawk youth whose mysterious dream launches an adventure in self-realization. Set on the Six Nations of the Grand River Territory, the author introduces characters whose family relationships and cultural heritage are foremost. The story involves Darrin and his attempt to solve the mystery of his dream. During his efforts, he learns about traditional Native storytelling, relationships and understands that it is okay to be different. Six Nations writer Richard Green writes with authority and brings a positive contemporary character to life. He has taken a traditional story from his Haudenosaunee / Iroquois roots and reintroduces the reader to a new understanding of its teaching. Suitable for Junior / Intermediate level students.