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The Legend Of The Bluebonnet

author: Depaola, Tomie
A retelling of the Comanche Indian legend of how a little girl's sacrifice brought the flower called bluebonnet to Texas.
398.2
year: 1996
copies: 127
call number/section: 398.2
lexile: 740

Tikki Tikki Tembo

author: Mosel, Arlene
When the eldest son fell in the well and most of the time getting help was spent pronouncing the name of the one in trouble, the Chinese, according to legend, decided to give all their children short names.
398.2
year: 2009
copies: 155
call number/section: 398.2
lexile: 1090

The Girl Who Swam With The Fish

author: Renner, Michelle
A retelling of an Athabascan story in which a young girl falls into the river and becomes a king salmon, returning to her family years later after learning the secrets of the fish.
398.23
year: 1995
copies: 2
call number/section: 398.23
lexile: 780
subjects: athapascan indians, legends [X], folklore

The Boy Who Lived With The Bears

author: Bruchac, Joseph
Presents a collection of traditional Iroquois tales in which animals learn about the importance of caring and responsibility and the dangers of selfishness and pride.
398.2
year: 2003
copies: 57
call number/section: 398.2
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Heroes Of The Valley

author: Stroud, Jonathan
Halli Sveinsson, a mischievous young man who does not fit in with his peers and siblings, plays a trick on Ragnor that goes too far, forcing him to embark on a hero's quest in which he will face highway robbers, monsters, an intriguing girl, and truths about his family and the legends he grew up with.
FIC
year: 2009
copies: 37
call number/section: FIC
lexile: 770

The Warrior Maiden

author: Schecter, Ellen
A retelling of the Hopi Indian legend in which Huh-?y-ay, a brave Hopi girl, helps to save her peaceful pueblo from Apache raiders.
398.2
year: 1997
copies: 11
call number/section: 398.2
lexile: 530

How Thunder And Lightning Came To Be

author: Harrell, Beatrice Orcutt
Two very large and silly birds accidentally create thunder and lightning as a way to warn the Choctaw people of coming rainstorms.
398.2
year: 1995
copies: 7
call number/section: 398.2
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The Legend Of Sleeping Bear

author: Wargin, Kathy-jo
In this retelling of an Ojibwe Indian tale, a mother bear loses sight of her two cubs as they all attempt to escape a forest fire by swimming across Lake Michigan.
398.24
year: 1998
copies: 7
call number/section: 398.24
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Legends And Stories Of The Finger Lakes Region

author: Klees, Emerson
398.2
year: 1995
copies: 11
call number/section: 398.2
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The Legend Of Sleepy Hollow

author: Irving, Washington, Flint, Russ, Littledale, Freya, Story, Tim, Gleiter, Jan, Washington Irving, Carver, Brent, Irvings, Washington
Ichabod Crane tells tales of ghpsts, goblins, and the Headless Horseman.
398.2
year: 2008
copies: 74
call number/section: 398.2
lexile: 1460

Legends Of The Iroquois

author: Tehanetorens
Collects fourteen Iroquois legends, including "The Story of the Great Bear, the Big Dipper," "Why We Have Mosquitoes," and "Thunder Boy," presenting many in pictographs and English translation.
398.26
year: 1998
copies: 1
call number/section: 398.26
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The First Collier

author: Lasky, Kathryn
Soren and Coryn read the ancient legends of Ga'Hoole in order to find a way to prevent the victory of evil in their present world.
FIC
year: 2006
copies: 37
call number/section: FIC
lexile: 850
subjects: owls, legends [X], good and evil, folklore

Tales Of King Arthur

author: Randall, Daniel
The powerful legend of King Arthur is here retold in 10 dramatic tales.
398.2
year: 2002
copies: 3
call number/section: 398.2
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Spiders In The Hairdo

author: Holt, David
A collection of urban legends revolving around topics such as college, crime, jerks, and others.
398.2
year: 1999
copies: 16
call number/section: 398.2
lexile: 720
subjects: urban folklore, legends [X], united states

The Choking Doberman And Other "new" Urban Legends

author: Brunvand, Jan Harold
Discusses over forty stories of improbable events told as true and embelished with local details which the author calls urban legends.
398.2
year: 1984
copies: 2
call number/section: 398.2
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subjects: urban folklore, legends [X], folklore

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