Original stories and poems by Charles Eastman, Zitkala-Sa, Alex Posey, E. Pauline Johnson, George Copway, John Rollin Ridge, William Jones, Buffalo Bird Woman, Gilbert L. Wilson, Elias Johnson, Simon Pokagon, James Harris Guy, Handsome Lake, Arthur C. Parker, Bertrand N.O. Walker, Israel Folsom, Royal Roger Eubanks, Carlos Montezuma, John E. Smelcer, Joseph Bruchac. Adaptations by Benjamin Truman, Andrea Grant, Niigaanwewidam James Sinclair, Jon Proudstar, Richard Van Camp, Joseph Bruchac, Tom Pomplun. Edited by Tom Pomplun, John E. Smelcer and Joseph Bruchac.
Comics and illustrations by Timothy Truman, Robby McMurtry, Roy Boney Jr., Marty Two Bulls, Jay Odjick, Weshoyot Alvitre, Toby Cypress, Afua Richardson, Terry LaBan, John Findley, Tara Audibert, Arigon Starr, Bahe Whitethorne Jr., Jim McMunn, Mark A. Nelson, Pat N. Lewis, Daryl Talbot, Murv Jacob, David Kanietakeron Fadden, Larry Vienneau Jr., Kevin Atkinson, Michael Nicoll Yahgulanaas, Joseph Erb, David Dawangyumptewa. Cover by Randy Keedah.
Native American Classics presents great stories and poems from America's earliest indigenous writers. Featured are "The Soft-Hearted Sioux" by Zitkala-Sa "On Wolf Mountain" by Charles Eastman, "How the White Race Came to America" by Handsome Lake, and seven more tales of humor and tragedy. Also eight poems, including Alex Posey's "Wildcat Bill" and E. Pauline Johnson's "The Cattle Thief". The volume is edited by Tom Pomplun, with noted Native American writers John E. Smelcer and Joseph Bruchac.