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Native American Harvest Mythology

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

Native American Harvest Gods and Spirits

Selu (Cherokee)

Native American Legends About Harvest

Indian Summer * Nibunalnoba, the Indian Summer:
    Abenaki-Penobscot legends about a humble farmer being rewarded with a magical Indian Summer harvest.

Recommended Books of Harvest Stories from Native American Myth and Legend

The Autumn Equinox: Celebrating the Harvest:
    Children's book describing harvest folklore and ceremonies around the world, including Native North America.
Heetunka's Harvest:
    Picture book based on a Dakota legend of a greedy woman cheating a hardworking bean mouse out of her harvest.



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