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Moonshot: The Indigenous Comics Collection Volume 1

Nicholson, Hope (Editor)
AH Comics 2016. 176 pages
Book type: Graphic Text

Keywords: Anthologies, cultural heritage, diversity, Indigenous peoples, legends, multigenre, multiple authors, multiple voices, North America, oral history, pourquoi tales, short stories, storytelling, supernatural, traditions, tricksters
 
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Last Leaf First Snowflake to Fall

Yerxa, Leo (Author/Illustrator)
Groundwood Books 2012. 32 pages
Book type: Picture Book

Keywords: Allegories, autumn, environment, fathers and sons, figurative language, forests, free verse, illustrations (collage), nature, point of view, pourquoi tales, seasons, snow, winter
 
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The Loon’s Necklace

Toye, William (Author)
Cleaver, Elizabeth (Illustrator)
Oxford University Press 1988. 24 pages
Book type: Picture Book

Keywords: Birds, Indigenous peoples, legends, loons, pourquoi tales, storytelling
 
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The Woman Who Lived With Wolves & Other Stories From the Tipi

Goble, Paul (Author/Illustrator)
Wisdom Tales 2010. 48 pages
Book type: Anthology

Keywords: Human-animal relationships, Indigenous peoples, legends, multiple stories, oral history, pourquoi tales
 
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The Native Stories From Keepers of the Earth

Bruchac, Joseph (Author)
Caduto, Michael (Author)
Fadden, John Kahionhes (Illustrator)
Fifth House 1994. 146 pages
Book type: Anthology

Keywords: Creation, environment, illustrations (black and white), Indigenous peoples, legends, nature, oral history, pourquoi tales, short stories, storytelling
 
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A Coyote Columbus Story

King, Thomas (Author)
Monkman, William Kent (Illustrator)
Groundwood Books 2007. 32 pages
Book type: Picture Book

Keywords: Christopher Columbus, colonization, coyotes, creation, exploration, humour, Indigenous peoples, pourquoi tales, slavery, tricksters
 
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A Drop of Gold

van Kampen, Vlasta (Author/Illustrator)
Annick Press 2001. 32 pages
Book type: Picture Book

Keywords: Birds, colours, differences, monkeys, music, personal appearance, pourquoi tales
 
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The Legend of Lightning & Thunder

Ikuutaq Rumbolt, Paula (Author)
Rioux, Jo (Illustrator)
Inhabit Media 2013. 40 pages
Book type: Picture Book

Keywords: Arctic, brothers and sisters, folktales, Inuit, orphans, pourquoi tales
 
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Trickster Native American Tales: A Graphic Collection

Dembicki, Matt (Editor)
Fulcrum 2010. 232 pages
Book type: Graphic Text

Keywords: Allegories, animals, fables, multiple authors, multiple illustrators, Native Americans, oral history, pourquoi tales, storytelling, tricksters
 
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Just So Stories: Volume 1

Kipling, Rudyard (Author)
Wallace, Ian (Illustrator)
Groundwood Books 2013. 88 pages
Book type: Anthology

Keywords: Animals, fables, poetry, pourquoi tales, short stories
 
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Grandmother Ptarmigan

Mikkigak, Qaunaq (Author)
Schwartz, Joanne (Author)
Leng, Qin (Illustrator)
Inhabit Media 2013. 24 pages
Book type: Picture Book

Keywords: Birds, grandmothers, Inuit, pourquoi tales, sleep
 
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How We Saw the World

Taylor, C.J. (Author/Illustrator)
Tundra Books 1999. 32 pages
Book type: Picture Book

Keywords: Creation, illustrations (oil paint), Indigenous peoples, legends, pourquoi tales, short stories
 
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The Nutmeg Princess

Keens-Douglas, Richardo (Author)
Galouchko, Annouchka Gravel (Illustrator)
Annick Press 2014. 32 pages
Book type: Picture Book

Keywords: Caribbean, magic, pourquoi tales, princesses, storytelling, traditions
 
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Bringing the Rain to Kapiti Plain

Aardema, Verna (Author)
Vidal, Beatriz (Illustrator)
Penguin Random House 1983. 32 pages
Book type: Picture Book

Keywords: African folk tales, animals, cumulative stories, droughts, pourquoi tales, stories in rhyme, weather
 
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How the Stars Fell Into the Sky: A Navajo Legend

Oughton, Jerrie (Author)
Desimini, Lisa (Illustrator)
Houghton Mifflin Harcourt 1992. 32 pages
Book type: Picture Book

Keywords: Fables, Indigenous peoples, legends, Navajo, patience, pourquoi tales
 
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The Legend of the Fog

Mikkigak, Qaunaq (Author)
Schwartz, Joanne (Author)
Christopher, Danny (Illustrator)
Inhabit Media 2011. 40 pages
Book type: Picture Book

Keywords: Folktales, Indigenous peoples, Inuit, legends, oral history, pourquoi tales
 
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The Raven and the Loon

Qitsualik, Rachel (Author)
Tinsley, Sean (Author)
Smith, Kim (Illustrator)
Inhabit Media 2013. 32 pages
Book type: Picture Book

Keywords: Arctic animals, folktales, Inuit, loons, pourquoi tales, ravens
 
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