[Read] ➻ Scottish Fairy Tales ➸ Philip Wilson – Chainnews.us

Scottish Fairy TalesThe Traditional Stories Of The Celtic Lands Conjure Up A World Of Mystery And Imagination Wicked Queens And Chivalrous Princes, Ghosts And Ghouls, And Some Of The Most Amazing Shape Changers In All Folklore These Are Just Some Of The Characters In The Stories Featured In This Book.

[Read] ➻ Scottish Fairy Tales ➸ Philip Wilson – Chainnews.us
  • Hardcover
  • Scottish Fairy Tales
  • Philip Wilson
  • English
  • 19 November 2018
  • 9781842040300

10 thoughts on “Scottish Fairy Tales


  1. says:

    I was a little bit disappointed in this book, because it was so simple I mean fairy tales are not written in a very complicated way, but this was obviously for small kids I didn t like the illustrations either I m sorry to all those who say that they liked them, but I find the children me including yes, I am a big child to be a lot interested in modern animation and pretty pictures This was not it And I m sure that old people and artsy people might like them Well good for them Some of the tales reminded me of Andersen s and Grimm s work And they were very much based on the concept of good beautiful, bad ugly But those times that it wasn t that was a gem Other than that, the ideas under the fairy tales were cool I had a chance to compare the Scottish fairy tales to other tales from other cultures and it was very fun to see the common th...


  2. says:

    Bonitos cuentos escoceses que te transportan a un lugar m gico que existe de verdad me encanta la mitolog a, las moralejas, los personajes,..historias diferentes que deber an ser m s le das.


  3. says:

    Not much to say about this book really Ideal for younger children For me it was to far fetched and I didn t believe the stories were really fairy tales.


  4. says:

    Check out my blog to see a couple pictures of Loch Lomond in the post htpp allthebookblognamesaretaken.blogspot.comAlso on Facebook SarahBear8301I picked up this little gem in a store when Mom and I were in Scotland in 2009 We were on a day trip that included a visit to Loch Lomond, but opted not to go on the little cruise around the loch Instead we meandered down the paths and took beautiful picture of Ben Lomond and these lovely ducks who wanted to follow us around.This is one of several books I purchased when we wandered into the welcome center and it is definitely a treat There is lots of trickery and shape shifting in these stories, they all seem very strange until you then think about modern versions of fairy tales as told in the US and their earlier versions from around the world Often these stories had wicked queen step mothers both This is a strange little collection that was entertaining, though I did not read all in one sitting, despite it being such a short text Many of the stories are so similar in theme and characters that I would read one or ...


  5. says:

    I ve had this book for years and have finally picked it up I read a few stories between longer books.Annnnd several months later, I m now finished It was a good collection lots of stories that reflected well known fairy tales there are several with the Rumpelstiltskin theme and plenty I d never heard of The one big drawback for me is the lack of any historical notes or context I d like to know where in Scotland these tales were popular and why, and how they were i...


  6. says:

    Beautiful illustrations and an interesting collection of stories, let down by the text.

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