Folk tales

Immerse yourself in the enchanting world of folk tales. Explore a rich collection of traditional stories and discover the timeless wisdom they hold.
The History Press | Folk Tales of the Night Cover Design, Adventure, Fairy Tales, Ghost Stories, Tales, Folk Tales, Creatures Of The Night, Witchy, Folk

‘An enchanting treasury of magical tales handed down through the ages. Infectious and soul-stirring, these are stories crying out to be shared.’ – Ben Hoare, award winning wildlife journalist and nature nerd Have you heard the tale of Black Annis, the witch-demon that lurks beneath a Leicester housing estate? Do you know the legend of […]

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Lisa Mcewan
The History Press | Illustrated Welsh Folk Tales for Young and Old History, Books, Folk Tales, Tales, Rare Books, World Of Books, Nonfiction Books, Old Things, Olds

Storyteller is storïwr in Welsh. The old word is cyfarwydd. And this book is a sneaky peek into a storyteller’s repertoire. Meet the rowdy mermaids and drowned lands of Cardigan Bay, an ancient tree with a door into the otherworld, and the wise old toad who lives in Borth bog and knows everything. Discover a […]

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The History Press | Folk Tales of Rock and Stone Illustrators, Films, Books, History, Archaeology, Folk Tales, Tales, Book Worms, Folk

From caverns deep underground to sky-high mountains, the rocks and stones all around us are ancient. Greedy oni lurk in a cave in Japan; a stonecutter becomes a mountain; and a story of romance, revenge and tragedy plays out on the face of a plate. Revealing hidden fossils, gemstones, folklore and secrets, storyteller Jenny Moon’s […]

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