All titles are available for checkout at the Stillwater Public Library.

The Pawhuska Public Library also has a number of Osage and local history materials available (most are in-library use only). Visit its catalog at

See a copy of frequently asked questions about the Osage Nation here.

Download a copy of Osage County sites of interest related to the "Killers of the Flower Moon"


Fictionalized Accounts of the Osage Murders:

sundown    Sundown by John Joseph Mathews (1934)         
 flame   Flame of the Osage by Fred Grove (1958)        
 warrior road   Warrior Road by Fred Grove (1974)        
 drums   Drums Without Warriors by Fred Grove (1976)        
 years   The Years of Fear by Fred Grove (2002)        
 grey   The Grey Horse Legacy by John Hunt (1968)        
 mean   Mean Spirit by Linda Hogan (1990)        
 pipe   A Pipe for February by Charles Red Corn (2004)        
 osage rose   The Osage Rose by Tom Holm (2008)        


Osage Murders:

hogan    Osage Indian Murders by Lawrence Hogan (1998)         
 bloodland   The Deaths of Sybil Bolton by Dennis McAuliffe Jr. (1994).
Formerly titled "Bloodland."

Osage Oil Boom:

oil boom    Osage Oil Boom by Kenny Franks (1989)
 underground   The Underground Reservation: Osage Oil by Terry Wilson (1985)

Osage Arts & Culture:

cusoms myths    Osage Indian Customs & Myths by Louis F. Burns (1984) 
 art of   Art of the Osage by Garrick Bailey & Daniel C. Swan (2004) 
jjm bio    John Joseph Mathews: Life of an Osage Writer by Michael Snyder (2017)