The collection ‘Folk Tales & Fables From Bulgaria’ contains thirty of the most famous and loved Bulgarian folk tales and fables, selected and translated into English. They are divided into three sections – Popular Wisdom Tales, Magical Tales and Animal Fables. Among these you will find time-tested titles like ‘Plums for Dirt’, ‘The Spoilt Daughter’, ‘The Three Brothers and the Golden Apple’, ‘Dragon’s Bride’, ‘The Unborn Maiden’, ‘The prettiest child’ as well as many others…
The folk tales are translated into easy and accessible English and they are suitable for reading both by children and their parents.
This book will take you on a journey into the wonderful world of Bulgarian folklore, inhabited by brave men fighting dragons and monsters, charming and witty maidens finding their prince, magical life-giving water saving heroes, forest nymphs being tamed by unconditional love and wise old men giving sage advice to the young and inexperienced.