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The girl who loved wild horses —Goble, Paul.
Book
1986
25 available of 31 items

Though she is fond of her people, a girl prefers to live among the wild horses where she is truly happy and free.

Iktomi and the buffalo skull : a Plains Indian story —Goble, Paul.
Book
1991
7 available of 9 items

Iktomi, the Plains Indian trickster, interrupts a powwow of the Mouse People and gets his head stuck in a buffalo skull. Asides and questions printed in italics may be addressed by the storyteller to listeners, encouragi...

Her seven brothers —Goble, Paul.
Book
1988
15 available of 17 items

Retells the Cheyenne legend in which a girl and her seven chosen brothers become the Big Dipper.

Beyond the ridge —Goble, Paul.
Book
1989
17 available of 18 items

At her death an elderly Plains Indian woman experiences the afterlife believed in by her people, while the surviving family members prepare her body according to their custom.

The legend of the white buffalo woman —Goble, Paul.
Book
2002
22 available of 23 items

Dream wolf —Goble, Paul.
Book
1990
25 available of 26 items

When two Plains Indian children become lost, they are cared for and guided safely home by a friendly wolf.

Adopted by the eagles : a Plains Indian story of friendship and treachery —Goble, Paul.
Book
1994
17 available of 18 items

Two friends go out hunting for horses--but only one returns--in this story based in the Lakota Indian tradition.

Iktomi and the coyote : a Plains Indian story —Goble, Paul.
Book
1998
15 available of 16 items

After tricking some prairie dogs into becoming his dinner, Iktomi is himself outwitted by Coyote. Asides and questions printed in italics may be addressed by the storyteller to listeners, encouraging them to make their o...

Star Boy —Goble, Paul.
Book
1991
25 available of 26 items

Relates the Blackfoot Indian legend in which Star Boy gains the Sun's forgiveness for his mother's disobedience and is allowed to return to the Sky World.

Death of the iron horse —Goble, Paul.
Book
1987
3 available of 4 items

Storm Maker's tipi —Goble, Paul.
Book
2001
12 available of 13 items

Tells how tipis were first granted to the Blackfoot people and then tells of why the painted designs on tipis have come to posses their meaning and power.

Mystic horse —Goble, Paul.
Book
2003
26 available of 26 items

After caring for an old abandoned horse, a poor young Pawnee boy is rewarded by the horse's mystic powers.

Buffalo woman : story and illustrations —Goble, Paul.
Book
1986
30 available of 30 items

A young hunter marries a female buffalo in the form of a beautiful maiden, but when his people reject her he must pass several tests before being allowed to join the buffalo nation.

Love flute —Goble, Paul.
Book
1992
21 available of 21 items

A gift to a shy young man from the birds and animals helps him to express his love to a beautiful girl.

Iktomi and the berries : a Plains Indian story —Goble, Paul.
Book
1989
15 available of 16 items

Relates Iktomi's fruitless efforts to pick some buffalo berries.

Remaking the earth : a creation story from the Great Plains of North America —Goble, Paul.
Book
1996
11 available of 11 items

In this Algonquin "Earth Diver" creation myth, woven from the ideas of several traditional tales, the water birds and animals left behind when the old world was flooded dive for mud so that the Creator can make dry land ...

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