Folklore

Folklore (or lore) consists of legends, myths, music, oral history, proverbs, jokes, popular beliefs, fairy tales, stories, tall tales, and customs that are the traditions of a culture, subculture, or group.

Folk literature features folkloric elements in the form of novels, short stories, children tales, poetry or other narratives.

New Releases Tagged "Folklore"

Juniper & Thorn
A Mirror Mended (Fractured Fables, #2)
Wrath Goddess Sing
Zachary Ying and the Dragon Emperor (Zachary Ying, #1)
The Ghosts of Rose Hill
Norse Mythology
The Bear and the Nightingale (The Winternight Trilogy, #1)
Un cuento perfecto
The Wolf and the Woodsman
All the Murmuring Bones
The Winter of the Witch (The Winternight Trilogy, #3)
The Girl in the Tower (The Winternight Trilogy, #2)
The Keepers of Metsan Valo
When You Trap a Tiger
Build Your House Around My Body
Sistersong
The Legend of Auntie Po
Tyll
Cunning Folk
The Leviathan
The Bear and the Nightingale (The Winternight Trilogy, #1)
Norse Mythology
The Complete Grimm's Fairy Tales
Aesop's Fables
Men and Monsters (Nightfall, #2)
American Gods (American Gods, #1)
The Girl in the Tower (The Winternight Trilogy, #2)
Uprooted
Why Mosquitoes Buzz in People's Ears
The Winter of the Witch (The Winternight Trilogy, #3)
Irish Fairy and Folk Tales
Deathless
The Arabian Nights
The Complete Fairy Tales
Where the Mountain Meets the Moon
The Bear and the Nightingale by Katherine ArdenThe House with Chicken Legs by Sophie   AndersonThe Girl in the Tower by Katherine ArdenThe Winter of the Witch by Katherine ArdenBaba Yaga's Assistant by Marika McCoola
Baba Yaga
59 books — 35 voters
Harry Potter and the Chamber of Secrets by J.K. RowlingCrown of Feathers by Nicki Pau PretoThe Phoenix and the Carpet by E. NesbitPlaying With Fire by Cynthia EdenAshes of Life by Andrew Q. Gordon
Fiction: Phoenix (Mythological Bird)
74 books — 35 voters

Scary Stories to Tell in the Dark by Alvin SchwartzFood for the Dead by Michael E. BellHistory, Myths, and Sacred Formulas of the Cherokees by James MooneyMidnight in the Garden of Good and Evil by John BerendtGhostland by Colin Dickey
American Folklore
137 books — 13 voters
The Hidden Life of Trees by Peter WohllebenBraiding Sweetgrass by Robin Wall KimmererThe Legend of the Indian Paintbrush by Tomie dePaolaLab Girl by Hope JahrenWicked Plants by Amy  Stewart
Flower and Plant lore
93 books — 10 voters



Signe Pike
Long ago, when faeries and men still wandered the earth as brothers, the MacLeod chief fell in love with a beautiful faery woman. They had no sooner married and borne a child when she was summoned to return to her people. Husband and wife said a tearful goodbye and parted ways at Fairy Bridge, which you can still visit today. Despite the grieving chief, a celebration was held to honor the birth of the newborn boy, the next great chief of the MacLeods. In all the excitement of the celebration, th ...more
Signe Pike, Faery Tale: One Woman's Search for Enchantment in a Modern World

Diana Wynne Jones
If you take myth and folklore, and these things that speak in symbols, they can be interpreted in so many ways that although the actual image is clear enough, the interpretation is infinitely blurred, a sort of enormous rainbow of every possible colour you could imagine.
Diana Wynne Jones

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