Aaron Shepard
Aaron’s Ethnic Index

Here is an ethnic guide to Aaron Shepard’s stories and scripts, both online and off. Use it to quickly locate works related to a specific non‑national ethnic group. All listed works by other authors have been adapted by Aaron.

Note: Links to online formats or book info take you to different parts of this site.


Native North American


The Hidden One: A Native American Legend

ONLINE — | Story | | Reader’s Theater | | Reader’s Theater (Trad. Chinese) | | Storytelling |

BOOKS — | Folktales on Stage |


Jumping Mouse

By Hyemeyohsts Storm
From Seven Arrows

BOOKS — | Stories on Stage (1st Edition) |


Mouse Woman and the Snails

By Christie Harris
From Mouse Woman and the Vanished Princesses

Note: This script was previously called “The Princess and the Snails.”

BOOKS — | Stories on Stage |


Native Middle American


The Flame of Peace: A Tale of the Aztecs

By Deborah Nourse Lattimore

BOOKS — | Stories on Stage (1st Edition) |


Native South American


The Wings of the Butterfly: A Tale of the Amazon Rainforest

ONLINE — | Story |


Dutch-American


The Baker’s Dozen: A Saint Nicholas Tale

ONLINE — | Story | | Reader’s Theater | | Reader’s Theater (Team) | | Reader’s Theater (Spanish) | | Reader’s Theater (Trad. Chinese) | | Storytelling |

BOOKS — | Picture Book | | Coloring Book | | Readers on Stage | | Folktales on Stage |


Irish-American


The Bean Boy

By Monica Shannon
From California Fairy Tales

BOOKS — | Stories on Stage |


The Mountain of Marvels: A Celtic Tale of Magic

Note: “Lady of Marvels” is the shorter version of this story.

ONLINE — | Story | | Story (Shorter) |

BOOKS — | Mini-Novel |


The Giant’s Wife: A Tall Tale of Ireland

Told by William Carleton

ONLINE — | Reader’s Theater | | Reader’s Theater (Team) |


Abraham and the Idols: An Islamic Legend

ONLINE — | Story |


The Stone in the Temple: An Islamic Legend

ONLINE — | Story |




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