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The First Strawberries: A Cherokee Story

Native American Traditional Tales and Legends

Native American culture is rich and diverse. Some of the stories in this list are about people who lived — or might have lived — long ago; others are about real children who you may know as a friend or neighbor today. Meet them all between the pages of the books recommended here. With our Book Finder tool, you can find many more children’s books that celebrate American Indian, Alaska Native, and Native Hawaiian heritage.