American Indian languages * American Indian cultures * American Indian arts

Native American Stories About Community

Here is our collection of Native American legends and traditional stories about the importance of community.

Legends About Community

*The Girl and the Chenoo:
    Passamaquoddy story about a girl who turns an ice monster human by bringing him back into her community.

Recommended Books of Related Native American Legends
Our organization earns a commission from any book bought through these links

The Little Duck Sikihpsis:
    Charming picture book illustrating a Cree Indian folktale about a duck finding his place in the community.
*Yonder Mountain:
    Children's book based on a Cherokee Indian myth about leadership and the spirit of community.
Many Hands: A Penobscot Indian Story:
    Picture book about a young Penobscot girl learning a lesson about family and community.

Back to Indian myths

Native American genealogy groups * Chinook center * Cherokee religion * Native flute music * Native tattoo

Would you like to help support our organization's work with endangered American Indian languages?

Native Languages of the Americas website © 1998-2020 * Contacts and FAQ page