Welsh Fairy Tales, Myths and Legends - Scholastic Classics (Paperback)Claire Fayers (author)
From magical dragons to fairy changelings, Fayers' gathers 18 of Wales' finest myths and legends in this must-have volume.
Enjoy Wales's rich heritage of myth and fairy tales, re-told for young readers. From magical Welsh dragons that destroy a castle night after night, to a princess made out of flowers and a fairy changeling bother; from loyal hunting hound Gelert, to a boy who asks questions and goes on to become the greatest Welsh bard ever known...
This book includes traditional favourites and classic myths and legends from Welsh folklore. 18 Welsh fairy tales, myths and legends in a perfect, child-friendly package Beautiful new edition of retellings - including the story of the Welsh flag came to have a red dragon on it, and other home-grown magical myths and legends Scholastic Classics: introducing generations of book lovers to timeless stories, repackaged especially for young readers Look out for the others in the series: Irish Fairy Tales, Myths and Legends, Scottish Fairy Tales, Myths and Legends, and Stories From Around the World,
Number of pages: 256
Weight: 190 g
Dimensions: 204 x 141 x 17 mm
You may also be interested in...
“A brilliant collection of stories!”
Stories to savour. As a child I loved myths and legends from across the world, but particularly those from Wales as I grew up there. I am still convinced fairies live under the Brecon Beacons! My younger self would be... More
“A ‘must read,’ for anyone who resides in Wales (even temporarily…)”
I adore this collection of Welsh traditional stories! I grew up hearing a lot of them when I lived down west wales but actually reading them, as an adult made me realise just how much I adore my country and it’s... More
“You are never too old for Fairy Tales!”
This was a Christmas present... which at first I thought an odd choice... but let's be honest you are never too old for fairy tales!
These made me smile and I think they would be the perfect read for anyone from... More
Please sign in to write a review
Would you like to proceed to the App store to download the Waterstones App?