Folklore is the expressive body of culture shared by a particular group of people; ... of the 21st century is not the All Hallows' Eve of the Middle Ages, and even gives rise to its own set of urban legends independent of the historical celebration.


Fairy tales are stories that range from those originating in folklore to more modern stories defined as literary fairy tales. Despite subtle differences in the categorizing of fairy tales, folklore, fables, myths, and legends, a modern ...


The aliens in these legends are not men from outer space but the underground folk: fairies, ... Ali Baba and the Forty Thieves (translated by Richard F. Burton).


Baku, Eater of Dreams (Japan, F. Hadland Davis). ... Legends about a horse-like water spirit. ... Folktales of type 981 and other legends about geronticide.


Dec 12, 2014 ... Retellings of American folktales and legends, Native American myths, ... F. Fatal Glass Eye What's worse than a glass eye? How about one with ...


Storytelling is common to every culture. Most people enjoy listening to stories. Storytellers have catered for the need for a 'good story' since the beginning of ...


Discover the stories and traditions of cultures across the globe as you read myths from the world regions listed here. ... Myths, Folktales and Fairy Tales home


... "Determine the themes of myths, fables, and folktales" and thousands of other language arts skills. ... F.1 Determine the themes of myths, fables, and folktales.


Folktales (or folk tales) -- including fairy tales, tall tales, trickster tales, and legends -- retold by award-winning author Aaron Shepard.