Archive For The “Fantasy Fairy Tales” Category
By Alison Mason Kingsbury,Morris Bishop
From the wealthy shop of medieval stories, Morris Bishop brings jointly a pleasant number of thirty-five tales. a few are romantic, a few spiritual, a few life like, a few even scurrilous. There are merry stories and ethical stories, sagas, allegories, and fables. they range broadly in topic and their characters symbolize each category of medieval society. The stories in A Medieval Storybook vividly illustrate medieval lifestyles and proposal. peculiarly they excel as tales, and exhibit the excessive point attained via narrative artwork within the center a long time and the nice present the medieval writers had for growing full of life and noteworthy characters. many of the tales within the e-book have been translated by way of Bishop; others have been translated within the 19th and early 20th centuries. Line drawings via Alison Mason Kingsbury upload significantly to the attraction of this collection.
By Barbara Smith
A fun-for-all-ages selection of over thirty spooky tales in settings throughout Western Canada.
When family and friends assemble round a campfire, strong instances and frightening tales are guaranteed to stick with. In Campfire tales of Western Canada, Barbara Smith, the writer of twenty books of actual ghost tales from throughout Canada, provides a creepy selection of stories tailored on your family’s subsequent foray into the British Columbia or Alberta desolate tract. appropriate for campers elderly 8 to 80, those stories mix fact and native legend with really bone-chilling effects. From the phantom swimmer on a Vancouver Island seashore to the misplaced lighting of Waterton Provincial Park, those stories will preserve the shivers operating down your backbone lengthy after the campfire’s final embers have died away.
By Jane Tesh
Desperate to come to her global, Belinda insists Ivor take them again. He says he cannot expect the doors of sunshine. Jay is having this sort of reliable time she ultimately resigns herself to the actual fact they're going to need to wait. whereas Jay is rehearsing, Belinda is helping Parvan's neighbor, a good-looking younger guy named Martin, out of a significant melancholy via discovering his dwelling musical reeds, creatures he depends upon for his half within the competition. Martin encourages Belinda to bop, a expertise she has set aside that allows you to take care of Jay.
Yet there's something sinister approximately Ivor she cannot clarify, and nobody during this peaceable international believes her warnings. And Belinda sees her goals for Jay's destiny disappearing as her brother turns into increasingly more concerned with the fascinating possibilities this new global affords.
By Margret Brügger
In Belize, relevant the United States, there are terrifying tales approximately unfamiliar beings resembling the jungle gnome known as Tata Duende who has backwards ft, rips thumbs off, and has magical powers or the gorgeous yet lethal seductress named Xtabai who steals souls and shapeshifts into animals, humans, or even a person you recognize. tales of those creatures and lots of extra are so terrifying, they're previous down from new release to iteration as folklore and legends.
The historical legends are captured, documented, and preserved by way of Belizean Artists and Animators, GrissyG and Dismas, in a accomplished sequence and ebook with photographs of good artwork, information regarding the creatures, a examine and distinction of the Belizean myths with different myths the world over, descriptions of the paintings approach, and Belizean cultural iconography that encouraged the series.
Discover the cryptozoological, paranormal, supernatural, and unexplained creatures which are believed to hang-out Belize.
Be interested, be terrified, Belize.
By Klaudia Suschitz
By Emile Totah,Musa Totah
The Goddess Code: ebook I Resurrection, surfaces in Israel and travels into our close to destiny as male ruled associations rush to cover-up the invention of humankind’s real nature. significant Iana Hourani and her workforce meet at an archaeological web site the place a member is contaminated via an historical virus and shortly profits the power to entry human cognizance in its unique and strongest nation.
Revealing the real historical past of Earth isn't the merely revelation. The virus is very contagious. basically girls are contaminated and enhance yet one symptom: the refusal to come to the chains of male domination. Fleeing around the Holy Land the group fights for survival, gathers woman converts from each tradition and struggles with own transformation.
The plague threatens to unfold world wide, altering participants, groups after which countries. ladies search to unite in universal reason, plan to achieve keep an eye on of Earth and race to avoid wasting Her humans from the conspiracy of world conglomerates, repressive faith and endured exploitation of the planet.
By Devdutt Pattanaik
By Franz Braumann,Christoph Braumann
Vom "Bauerndichter" über den begnadeten Sagen- und Märchenerzähler bis zum Romanschriftsteller, der modernen gesellschaftspolitischen Themen im Spannungsfeld zwischen Land und Stadt ebenso gerecht wird wie historischen Erzählungen und Biografien. Auch die Abenteuer aus aller Welt und Reisegeschichten sind in dem Sammelband aufgenommen, weiters Braumanns lyrisches Werk. Gedichte sind das verbindende aspect zwischen diesen einzelnen literarischen Landschaften, als deren Herzstück freilich die Gegend rund um den Wallersee anzusprechen ist. Das Zuhause, das den Dichter geprägt und immer aufs Neue inspiriert hat, weit über die Jugend am See hinaus, als er längst den Reisenden und Fotografen in sich entdeckt hatte, der alle Kontinente der Erde besuchte.