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Fairy Tales for Boys

Length: 272 pages4 hours


This book contains fairy tales from around the globe chosen for their ability to engage the imagination of boys.

Jack the Giant Killer (England)
The Pied Piper (England)
The Master and His Pupil (England)
Johnny-Cake (England)
Mr. Miacca (England)
The Adventures of Kintaro, The Golden Boy (Japan)
Tom Thumb (Germany)
The Valiant Little Tailor (Germany)
The Four Clever Brothers (Germany)
The Story of the Youth Who Went Forth to Learn What Fear Was (Germany)
Iron Hans (Germany)
Ali Baba and the Forty Thieves (Iran)
The Talking Silver Foxes (China)
The Sorcerer of the White Lotus Lodge (China)
The Phantom Vessel (China)
Lucky Andrew (Norway)
The Dragon’s Strength (Serbia)
The Boy Who Wanted More Cheese (The Netherlands)
The Page-Boy and the Silver Goblet (Scotland)
The Great Red Dragon of Wales (Wales)
The Sword of Avalon (Wales)
Prince Csihan (Hungary)
How the Rabbit Lost His Tail (Brazil)
How the Tiger Got His Stripes (Brazil)
Why the Bananas Belong to the Monkey (Brazil)
The Treasure of the Dragon (Spain)
The Island of Brilliants (Spain)
Why Dogs Sniff (Azores)
Peter-of-the-Pigs (Azores)
Youth without Age and Life without Death (Romania)
Mother’s Darling Jack (Romania)
The Boy of the Red Twilight Sky (Canada)
The Boy and the Dragon (Canada)

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