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Native American Stories


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The Girl Who Loved Wild Horses
The Girl Who Loved Wild Horses
by Paul Goble
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"There was a girl in the village who loved horses... She led the horses to drink at the river. She spoke softly and they followed. People noticed that she understood horses in a special way." And so begins the story of a young Native American girl... (read more)

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Coyote Places the Stars (Aladdin Picture Books)
Coyote Places the Stars (Aladdin Picture Books)
by Harriet Peck Taylor
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Coyote arranges the stars in the shapes of his animal friends.... (read more)

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Clamshell Boy: A Makah Legend
Clamshell Boy: A Makah Legend
by Terri Cohlene
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Magnificent illustrations and captivating texts tell the legends of Africa, Asia, the Caribbean, the Americas, and Native America.... (read more)

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The Hidden: A Compendium of Arctic Giants, Dwarves, Gnomes, Trolls, Faeries, and Other Fantastic Beings from Inuit Oral History
The Hidden: A Compendium of Arctic Giants, Dwarves, Gnomes, Trolls, Faeries, and Other Fantastic Beings from Inuit Oral History
by Neil Christopher
About the Author
Neil Christopher is an author and has spent years researching Inuit myths and legends. He is the author of Arctic Giants. He lives in Iqaluit, Nunavut, Canada. Mike Austin is an illustrator and a tattoo artist with more than 25 years of experience. His... (read more)

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How Raven Stole the Sun (Tales of the People)
How Raven Stole the Sun (Tales of the People)
by Maria Williams
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A long time ago, Raven was pure white, like fresh snow in winter. This was so long ago that the only light came from campfires, because a greedy chief kept the stars, moon, and sun locked up in elaborately carved boxes. Determined to free them, the shape-... (read more)

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Native American Animal Stories (Myths and Legends)
Native American Animal Stories (Myths and Legends)
by Joseph Bruchac
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The Papago Indians of the American Southwest say butterflies were created to gladden the hearts of children and chase away thoughts of aging and death. How the Butterflies Came to Be is one of twenty-four Native American tales included in Native American... (read more)

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The Legend of the Indian Paintbrush
The Legend of the Indian Paintbrush
by Tomie Depaola
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In spring, the hills and meadows of Texas and Wyoming are ablaze with the reds, oranges, and yellows of the Indian Paintbrush. How this striking plant received its name is told in an old Indian legend. Many years ago, when the People traveled the Plains,... (read more)

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Raven: A Trickster Tale from the Pacific Northwest
Raven: A Trickster Tale from the Pacific Northwest
by Gerald Mcdermott
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Raven, the trickster, wants to give people the gift of light. But can he find out where Sky Chief keeps it? And if he does, will he be able to escape without being discovered? His dream seems impossible, but if anyone can find a way to bring light to the... (read more)

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Arrow to the Sun: A Pueblo Indian Tale (Picture Puffins)
Arrow to the Sun: A Pueblo Indian Tale (Picture Puffins)
by Gerald Mcdermott
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An expression of the universal myth of the hero-quest, this beautiful story also portrays the Indian reverence for the source of life: the Solar Fire. Vibrant full-color illustrations capture the boldness and color of Pueblo art. A Caldecott Medal Book.... (read more)

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Trickster: Native American Tales: A Graphic Collection
Trickster: Native American Tales: A Graphic Collection
by Matt Dembicki
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All cultures have tales of the trickster — a crafty creature or being who uses cunning to get food, steal precious possessions, or simply cause mischief. He disrupts the order of things, often humiliating others and sometimes himself. In Native... (read more)

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Crow & Weasel
Crow & Weasel
by Barry Holstun Lopez
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"A brilliantly written and totally original New World adventure." - Jean Craighead George Long ago, when people and animals spoke the same language, two young men left their tribe to make an adventurous voyage through the wilderness, into the unknown... (read more)

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Storm Boy
Storm Boy
by Paul Owen Lewis
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After a violent seastorm, a Haida prince washes ashore in the supernatural realm of the strange and colossal killer whale people. There his spiritual journey begins. Powerful illustrations make stunning use of northwest coast Native American motifs to... (read more)

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The Mud Pony: A Traditional Skidi Pawnee Tale (Reading Rainbow)
The Mud Pony: A Traditional Skidi Pawnee Tale (Reading Rainbow)
by Caron Lee Cohen
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A Native American legend about a young boy and his magical pony. "Splendidly illustrated . . . An excellent addition to folklore collections".--Kirkus Reviews. A Reading Rainbow Selection.... (read more)

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Thirteen Moons on Turtle's Back
Thirteen Moons on Turtle's Back
by Joseph Bruchac
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Joseph Bruchac and Jonathan London collaborate to reveal the beauty of the natural world around us, while Thomas Locker's illustrations honor both Native American legends and the varied American landscape. Full color.... (read more)

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Jingle Dancer
Jingle Dancer
by Cynthia L Smith
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Tink, tink, tink, tink, sang cone-shaped jingles sewn to Grandma Wolfe's dress. Jenna's heart beats to the brum, brum, brum, brum of the powwow drum as she daydreams about the clinking song of her grandma's jingle dancing. Jenna loves the... (read more)

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The Rough-Face Girl
The Rough-Face Girl
by Rafe Martin
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From the Algonquin Indians comes an unusual and touching version of the Cinderella story. In their village lives an invisible being whom all the young women want to marry, because it is said that he is powerful and handsome. But only the rough-face girl,... (read more)

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Where the Buffaloes Begin (Picture Puffins)
Where the Buffaloes Begin (Picture Puffins)
by Olaf Baker
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Follow Little Wolf to the fabled lake in the south where the buffaloes begin. Watch the huge beasts surge out of the water and onto the prairie, as Little Wolf leads them to a victory against the enemies of his people. A Caldecott Honor Book... (read more)

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The First Strawberries (Picture Puffin Books)
The First Strawberries (Picture Puffin Books)
by Joseph Bruchac
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From an award-winning Native American storyteller comes this captivating re-telling of a Cherokee legend, which explains how strawberries came to be. Long ago, the first man and woman quarrelled. The woman left in anger, but the Sun sent tempting berries... (read more)

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The Rough-Face Girl
The Rough-Face Girl
by Rafe Martin
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In an Algonquin village by the shores of Lake Ontario, many young women have tried to win the affections of the powerful Invisible Being who lives with his sister in a great wigwam near the forest. Then came the Rough-Face girl, scarred from working by... (read more)

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Crow and Weasel
Crow and Weasel
by Barry Lopez
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"A brilliantly written and totally original New World adventure." - Jean Craighead George Long ago, when people and animals spoke the same language, two young men left their tribe to make an adventurous voyage through the wilderness, into the unknown... (read more)

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