Northeastern Native American Animal Stories CD is an audio CD offering the skilled Abenaki storytelling talents of Jim Bruchac retelling 5 traditional stories for children. The CD includes an Introduction, A Greeting song (Abenaki), Gluskabe changes some animals (Abenaki), Azban and the rock (Abenaki), Bear and Brown Squirrel (Iroquois), Azban and the Crayfish (Abenaki), and Turtle goes to war (Iroquois).
Iroquois Stories CD by Joseph Bruchac contains six Iroquois stories including Creation (2:38), How Buzzard Got His Feathers (6:48), Turtle's Race with Bear (4:18), Raccoon and Crayfish (5:53), The Wife of Thunderer (15:42), and The Brave Woman and the Flying Head (6:22). All legends are recounted by Abenaki storyteller Joseph Bruchac in a clear and moving voice. The CD begins with Bruchac introducing the stories with background information about the Iroquois and their culture. He recounts how stories would have been told by an elderly man or woman in times past.