A Children’s Guide to Folklore and Wonder Tales

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A Children’s Guide to Folklore and Wonder Tales

2017

Dr. Hannah Blevins Harvey unpacks more than 60 of our most beloved stories, fables, fairy tales, and songs from around the world. Not only does she provide you with a fascinating, in-depth view into the history, context, and...

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In This Series

Sleeping Beauty: Once Upon a Time
Episode 1
Sleeping Beauty: Once Upon a Time
Beauty and the Beast I: The Sleeping Prince
Episode 2
Beauty and the Beast I: The Sleeping Prince
Beauty and the Beast II: Being Brave
Episode 3
Beauty and the Beast II: Being Brave
The Sorcerer's Apprentice: Transformations
Episode 4
The Sorcerer's Apprentice: Transformations
Cinderella I: If the Shoe Fits
Episode 5
Cinderella I: If the Shoe Fits
Cinderella II: Baba Yaga and Goddesses
Episode 6
Cinderella II: Baba Yaga and Goddesses
Cinderella III: The Mooing Godmother
Episode 7
Cinderella III: The Mooing Godmother
The Brave Little Tailor: Giants!
Episode 8
The Brave Little Tailor: Giants!
Jack and the Beanstalk: Archetypes
Episode 9
Jack and the Beanstalk: Archetypes
Hansel and Gretel: Ogres
Episode 10
Hansel and Gretel: Ogres
Rumpelstiltskin: Naming Our Fears
Episode 11
Rumpelstiltskin: Naming Our Fears
Tom Thumb and Thumbelina: Little Heroes
Episode 12
Tom Thumb and Thumbelina: Little Heroes
Emperor's New Clothes: Looks Can Deceive
Episode 13
Emperor's New Clothes: Looks Can Deceive
Town Musicians of Bremen: Unwanted Animals
Episode 14
Town Musicians of Bremen: Unwanted Animals
Puss in Boots and "The Frog Prince": Fitting In
Episode 15
Puss in Boots and "The Frog Prince": Fitting In
Three Little Pigs: Third Time's a Charm
Episode 16
Three Little Pigs: Third Time's a Charm
The Little Red Hen: Formula Tales
Episode 17
The Little Red Hen: Formula Tales
How the Camel Got His Hump: Pourquoi Tales
Episode 18
How the Camel Got His Hump: Pourquoi Tales
Lions and Tigers and Bears: Fables
Episode 19
Lions and Tigers and Bears: Fables
Snow White: Beauty and Handsomeness
Episode 20
Snow White: Beauty and Handsomeness
Rapunzel: Maiden/Mother/Crone
Episode 21
Rapunzel: Maiden/Mother/Crone
King Arthur and Winnie the Pooh: Heroic Quests
Episode 22
King Arthur and Winnie the Pooh: Heroic Quests
American Tall Tales and Folk Songs
Episode 23
American Tall Tales and Folk Songs
Happily Ever After: How Our Stories End
Episode 24
Happily Ever After: How Our Stories End