Folklore

Monkeys in Mythology and Folklore #folklore

I’ve always thought of monkeys as mischievous. And looking at folklore, it seems that I’m right. Folktales and Folklore of Monkeys from Around the World The Forest in Folklore and Mythology by Alexander Porteous [1928], p147 In the forests of Brazil a lame Demon leads the hunter astray. In these forests, as in all other …

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Book Club Questions: Freedom #books #fantasy #YA

Celebrating the success of Freedom, I’m sharing a couple of book club questions. Book club questions Freedom Did you know what kintsugi was before reading the first story/the explanation at the end? Did you see the twist coming in the first story? When? What do you think of Aratani’s gift? What do you think of …

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Book Club Questions: Tattered Tales #books #fantasy #YA

Celebrating the success of Tattered Tales, I’m sharing a couple of book club questions. Book club questions Tattered Tales Do you like bite-size stories? Why/why not? Did you see the connection between the stories? What do you think of the speculative elements throughout the book? What do you think of the way magic was used? …

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Book Club Questions: Unseen #books #fantasy #YA

Celebrating the success of my Faery Tales series, I’m sharing a couple of book club questions about Unseen. Book club questions Unseen How do you think Anja ended up in the forest without her memory? Do you think she would have regained her memory if it weren’t for the rabbit guiding her back to the …

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