Benevolent little people of the forest, in whose honor the Nikommo feasts are held.
Unlike the more menacing Puckwudgies,
Nikommo do not cause death or destruction; instead they bring good fortune and supernatural assistance
to those who treat them respectfully.
Recommended Books of Related Native American Legends
Spirit of the New England Tribes:
Collection of Wampanoag, Narragansett, and Mohegan legends and traditional stories, including a chapter on the Little People.
Excellent anthology of stories, songs, and oral history from the Algonquian tribes.
Traditional tales about little people from 14 different Native American tribes.