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  • Favorite North American Indian Legends (Dover Children's Thrift Classics)

    Here is a treasury of charming tales brimming with the humor, whimsy and imagination characteristic of Native American folklore. Specially chosen from children, the stories include an Algonquin tale of how Glooskap conquered the Great Bull-Frog, and how pollywogs, crabs, leeches, and other water creatures were created; "The Meeting of the Wild Animals," a Tsimshian myth recounting how the four seasons came into being and why all animals are afraid of the porcupine; "The Bear Man," a Cherokee legend about a hunter who lived with her prey; and "The Man Who Married the Moon," a Pueblo tale of a great chief, his beautiful wife, and the treachery ...
    Native American Myths And Legends For Kids

    • ASIN: B00A735IDE

  • Spirits of the Earth: A Guide to Native American Nature Symbols, Stories, and Ceremonies

    "There are ancient secrets and lessons hidden in nature. If you seek for guidance, you will discover truth." —Bobby Lake-ThomMuch of the ancient knowledge that has been passed down from Native American medicine men, or shamans is in danger of being lost. Bobby Lake-Thom, a Native American healer known as Medicine Grizzly Bear, has sought to preserve this powerful heritage by sharing his wisdom and experience learning from the world around us. The result is Spirits of the Earth, an extraordinary compilation of legends and rituals about nature's ever-present signs. From the birds that soar above us to the insincts beneath our feet, Bobby Lake...
    Native American Myths And Legends For Kids

    • ASIN: 0452276500
    • Brand: Plume Books

  • American Indian Trickster Tales (Myths and Legends)

    Of all the characters in myths and legends told around the world, it's the wily trickster who provides the real spark in the action, causing trouble wherever he goes. This figure shows up time and again in Native American folklore, where he takes many forms, from the irascible Coyote of the Southwest, to Iktomi, the amorphous spider man of the Lakota tribe. This dazzling collection of American Indian trickster tales, compiled by an eminent anthropologist and a master storyteller, serves as the perfect companion to their previous masterwork, American Indian Myths and Legends.American Indian Trickster Tales includes more than one hundred storie...
    Native American Myths And Legends For Kids

    • ASIN: 0140277714

  • Trickster: Native American Tales, A Graphic Collection

    2010 Maverick Award winner, 2011 Aesop Prize Winner – Children’s folklore section, and a 2011 Eisner Award Nominee. 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 American traditions, the trickster takes many forms, from coyote or rabbit to raccoon or raven. The first graphic anthology of Native American trickster tales, Trickster brings together Native American folklore and the world of comics. In Trickster, 24 Native storytellers were pai...
    Native American Myths And Legends For Kids

    • ASIN: 1555917240
    • Brand: Fulcrum Publishing

  • How the Stars Fell into the Sky: A Navajo Legend (Sandpiper Houghton Mifflin Books)

    This retelling of a Navajo folktale explains how First Woman tried to write the laws of the land using stars in the sky, only to be thwarted by the trickster Coyote.
    Native American Myths And Legends For Kids

    • ASIN: 0395779383
    • Brand: HMH Books for Young Readers
    • UPC: 046442779388

  • Coyote: A Trickster Tale from the American Southwest

    Wherever Coyote goes you can be sure he’ll find trouble. Now he wants to sing, dance, and fly like the crows, so he begs them to teach him how. The crows agree but soon tire of Coyote’s bragging and boasting. They decide to teach the great trickster a lesson. This time, Coyote has found real trouble!
    Native American Myths And Legends For Kids

    • ASIN: 0152019588
    • Brand: HMH Books for Young Readers

  • The Legend of the Indian Paintbrush

    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, a young Indian boy had a Dream-Vision in which it was revealed that one day he would create a painting that was as pure as the colors of the evening sky at sunset. The boy grew up to become the painter of the tribe, but although he found a pure white buckskin for a canvas and made paints from the brightest flowers and the reddest berries, he could not capture the sunset.How the young Indian ar...
    Native American Myths And Legends For Kids

    • ASIN: 0698113608

  • Mythology: Timeless Tales of Gods and Heroes, 75th Anniversary Illustrated Edition

    The 75th anniversary edition of this classic bestseller. This stunningly illustrated, hardcover edition will be beloved by fans of Greek, Roman, and Norse mythology of all ages.Since its original publication by Little, Brown and Company in 1942, Edith Hamilton's Mythology has sold millions of copies throughout the world and established itself as a perennial bestseller across all its available formats, including hardcover, trade paperback, mass market paperback, and e-book. For more than seven decades readers have chosen this book above all others to discover the enchanting world of mythology-from Odysseus's adventure-filled journey to the Nor...
    Native American Myths And Legends For Kids

    • ASIN: 0316438529

  • The Heroes of Olympus, Book Five The Blood of Olympus

    Though the Greek and Roman crewmembers of the Argo II have made progress in their many quests, they still seem no closer to defeating the earth mother, Gaea. Her giants have risen-all of them-and they're stronger than ever. They must be stopped before the Feast of Spes, when Gaea plans to have two demigods sacrificed in Athens. She needs their blood-the blood of Olympus-in order to wake. The demigods are having more frequent visions of a terrible battle at Camp Half-Blood. The Roman legion from Camp Jupiter, led by Octavian, is almost within striking distance. Though it is tempting to take the Athena Parthenos to Athens to use as a secret wea...
    Native American Myths And Legends For Kids

    • ASIN: 1423146786
    • Brand: Riordan Rick

  • Sky Woman and the Big Turtle: An Iroquois Creation Myth (Short Tales Native American Myths)

    Enter the land of myths and mystery. For centuries, stories have been told that explain the world and all of its secrets. The Short Tales Myths explore the most famous tales in a simple writing style for young readers. The brilliant illustrations bring to life the legends of many Native American tribes.Iroquois myths and legends were an important way for customs, beliefs, and histories to be passed down orally through the generations. These myths often explain natural events. In this creation myth, the creation of Earth by Sky Woman and Big Turtle is told. The Iroquois nature myth is retold in this brilliantly illustrated Native American Myth...
    Native American Myths And Legends For Kids

    • ASIN: 1616418826

  • Legends of the Seminoles

    This is the first time the Seminole legends have been written down. Charmingly illustrated.
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    Legends of the Seminoles

    • UPC: 25650699

  • The Native American Story Book Stories Of The American Indians For Children - eBook

    For many hundreds of years, people wandered into the great northwest. They came from all directions across Canada and the United States. These early people were not only skilled farmers, they were also clever builders, engineers, and weavers. They loved games of skill. They created stories, songs and poetry. Although they spoke many different languages, and had many different customs, they had at least one thing in common - they were the first immigrants.These people lived in the United States long before the arrival of Christopher Columbus and the Europeans. These people and cultures are called Native Americans. The first
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    The Native American Story Book Stories Of The American Indians For Children - eBook

    • UPC: 855110726

  • The Warrior Twins : A Navajo Hero Myth

    This book retells the story of how the Warrior Twins killed some of the monsters in the world.
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    This book retells the story of how the Warrior Twins killed some of the monsters in the world.

    • UPC: 20620784

  • ACHOMAWI AND ATSUGEWI MYTHS and Legends - 17 American Indian Myths - eBook

    Ask anyone anywhere in the world to name an American Indian tribe and the names “Apache” or “Cheyenne” immediately come to mind. We have Hollywood to thanks for this. But ask where in the world the Achomawi or the Atsugewi can be found and you will most likely be given blank stares – unless of course if you are a resident of northern California, northern Nevada or maybe Southern Oregon. Both tribes form part of the Shastan stock, of which the Shasta are perhaps the best-known members.In this volume you will find 17 of their tales. Stories like The Search
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    ACHOMAWI AND ATSUGEWI MYTHS and Legends - 17 American Indian Myths - eBook

    • UPC: 173663766

  • Native American Tales and Legends - eBook

    This exciting collection contains more than thirty richly imaginative stories from a variety of Native American sources — Cherokee to Zuñi, Pawnee to Midu — covering a broad spectrum of subjects, as well as tales of little people, giants, and monsters, and of magic, enchantment, sorcery, and the spirit world.Readers will find stories telling how the earth, people, and bison were created and how fire was discovered, while others introduce the hero Glooscap and the Maiden of the Yellow Rocks. Still other traditional tales tell of the troubles Rabbit's boastfulness got him into, and about the clever ways Little Blue
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    Native American Tales and Legends - eBook

    • UPC: 900024821

  • Tales From the Longhouse - Native American Winter Storytelling Festival

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    Perry Ground (Turtle Clan, Onondaga) shares tales from the Longhouse during the Winter Storytelling Festival, "Sharing Our Stories", at the National Museum of the American Indian on January 18, 2010.

    Coyote and Raven, American Tricksters: Crash Course World Mythology #22

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    Mike Rugnetta continues to teach you about Tricksters in myth, and this time we're headed to the Americas. Coyote and Raven appear in stories from many Native American groups, and more often than n...
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    Story Before Bedtime: The Invisible Warrior (Native America)

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    Story Before Bedtime: The Invisible Warrior. A Native American legend about a powerful chief and the way he eventually finds a beautiful wife. Often compared to the story of Cinderella, this rags t...
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