This series looks at the facts behind the fiction and presents a global view of its subject. Surprising illustrations and accessible text bring a world of myths, legends, gods, goddesses and fantastic creatures to life.
Fantastical tales of long ago continue to entertain children around the world. The stories, passed from generation to generation, tell of terrifying monsters, amazing creatures and brave heroes in far off places and other worlds. This collection includes just some of the fascinating and exciting myths and legends from cultures around the globe.