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Native American Legends Organized by Theme

Stories about animals
Stories about plants
Stories about babies
Stories about the creation of the world
Stories about heroes
Stories about monsters
Stories about quests
Stories about nature spirits
Stories about dreams
Stories about droughts
Stories about famines
Stories about drums
Stories about flutes
Stories about pipes
Stories about canoes
Stories about tepees
Stories about rugs
Stories about games
Stories about lacrosse
Stories about stickball
Stories about gambling
Stories about the first people
Stories about children
Stories about girls
Stories about boys
Stories about the forest
Stories about the swamp
Stories about lakes
Stories about rivers
Stories about the sea
Stories about waterfalls
Stories about islands
Stories about herbs
Stories about medicine
Stories about poison
Stories about farming
Stories about hunting
Stories about fishing
Stories about weaving
Stories about music
Stories about rites of passage
Stories about tails
Stories about horns
Stories about rocks
Stories about mountains
Horror stories
Stories about weather
Stories about rain
Stories about snow
Stories about ice
Stories about wind
Stories about water
Stories about storms
Stories about lightning
Stories about thunder
Stories about tornados
Stories about fire
Stories about flood
Stories about poison
Stories about the night
Stories about the day
Stories about the light
Stories about the sun
Stories about the moon
Stories about the stars
Stories about the sky
Stories about the earth
Stories about clouds
Stories about rainbows
Stories about the northern lights
Stories about eclipses
Stories about chiefs
Stories about women
Stories about mothers
Stories about fathers
Stories about grandmothers
Stories about grandfathers
Stories about grandchildren
Stories about brothers
Stories about twins
Stories about orphans
Stories about adoption
Stories about humans adopted by animals
Stories about animals sacrificing themselves for humans
Stories about war
Stories about seasons
Stories about winter
Stories about spring
Stories about summer
Stories about autumn
Stories about harvest
Stories about migration
Stories about time
Stories about witchcraft
Stories about clans
Bungling host stories
Pourquoi stories

Stories about abandonment
Stories about acceptance
Stories about advice
Stories about aggression
Stories about annoyance
Stories about arrogance
Stories about a bad temper
Stories about balance
Stories about betrayal
Stories about boasting
Stories about bossiness
Stories about bullying
Stories about carelessness
Stories about caution
Stories about chaos
Stories about change
Stories about cheating
Stories about chicha
Stories about child abuse
Stories about cleverness
Stories about community
Stories about cooperation
Stories about courage
Stories about courtship
Stories about cowardice
Stories about cruelty
Stories about death
Stories about deceit
Stories about determination
Stories about disobedience
Stories about evil
Stories about exaggeration
Stories about fairness
Stories about family
Stories about fear
Stories about foolishness
Stories about friendship
Stories about generosity
Stories about gossip
Stories about gratitude
Stories about greed
Stories about grief
Stories about hard work
Stories about helping
Stories about hoarding
Stories about honesty
Stories about honor
Stories about hope
Stories about hospitality
Stories about humility
Stories about imitation
Stories about impatience
Stories about inclusiveness
Stories about interfering
Stories about interruption
Stories about jealousy
Stories about kaapi
Stories about kindness
Stories about kindness to animals
Stories about laziness
Stories about leadership
Stories about love
Stories about loyalty
Stories about lying
Stories about marriage
Stories about nagging
Stories about nosiness
Stories about obsession
Stories about patience
Stories about peace
Stories about perseverence
Stories about politeness
Stories about pride
Stories about prisoners
Stories about promises
Stories about providers
Stories about recklessness
Stories about redemption
Stories about respect for nature
Stories about respect for elders
Stories about responsibility
Stories about revenge
Stories about rudeness
Stories about sacrifice
Stories about self-defense
Stories about selfishness
Stories about sharing
Stories about shyness
Stories about spirituality
Stories about stinginess
Stories about strength
Stories about stubbornness
Stories about talking too much
Stories about teasing
Stories about thankfulness
Stories about transformation
Stories about unfaithfulness and adultery
Stories about vanity
Stories about violence
Stories about wastefulness
Stories about wisdom
Stories about wishes




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