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Take a look around and discover the wonderful world of fairytales and folklore, starting with the latest releases from British author, Rachel Louise Lawrence...

 

HANSEL AND GRETEL

The Original Brothers Grimm Fairytale

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“Nibble, nibble, little louse! Who is nibbling at my house?

 

Translated from the first edition, experience the tale of Hansel and Gretel in its original form, as brother and sister are abandoned in a great forest by their parents, only to discover that someone far more sinister than wild animals awaits them…

 

The final version of this classic fairytale—from the seventh and ultimate edition of the Brothers Grimm’s Children and Household Tales—is also included. With these latest English translations, the original and final versions can be read back-to-back, showcasing the ever-evolving nature of fairytales.

 

[Folklore Type: ATU-327A (The Children with the Witch) + ATU-1121: The Ogre’s Wife Burned in Her Own Oven]

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Paperback: 07 January 2020, 48 pgs, ISBN: 978-1657234604

Kindle: 06 January 2020, 41 pgs, ASIN: B083LJ1YYB

Front Cover - Ancient Scottish Tales

ANCIENT SCOTTISH TALES

Traditional, Romantic & Legendary Folk and Fairy Tales of the Highlands

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I wish that the Brown Bull of Ringlewood would come and carry me off.”

 

In this collection of folk and fairy tales from the Scottish Highlands, we are transported to an enchanted world of persecuted heroines and courageous heroes, scheming stepmothers and monstrous beasts, swan maidens and talking cats, murderous robbers and thieving giants, benevolent fairies and mysterious strangers, and much more…

 

Whether it is a tale of romance or revenge, legend or magic, this unabridged anthology—collected by the folklorist, Peter Buchan—has a story for everyone and is essential reading for lovers of classic Scottish folktales.

 

Tales: The Red Etin; The Young Prince; The History of Mr Greenwood; The Cruel Stepmother; Rashen Coatie; The Brown Bull of Ringlewood; The Thriftless Wife; Green Sleeves; The Princess with the White Petticoat; The Black Cat; The Widow’s Son and the Old Man; The Widow’s Son and the King’s Daughter; The Black King of Morocco; and The Princess of the Blue Mountains

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Paperback: 09 December 2019, 98 pgs, ISBN: 978-1671813830

Kindle: 08 December 2019, 116 pgs, ASIN: B082J5K29Q