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Native American Stories About Gossip

Here is our collection of Native American legends and traditional stories about gossip.

Legends About Gossip

*How Rabbit Got His Long Ears:
    Maliseet Indian myth about the trickster Rabbit being punished for spreading rumors.
*Mink and the Fish:
    Chippewa Indian story about two fish who lose their lives for listening to Mink's gossip.

Recommended Books of Related Native American Legends

Rat Is Dead And Ant Is Sad:
    Picture book illustrating a Pueblo Indian legend about how rumors can spread.



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