Book Lists

List: European Stories

These are folk stories and legends from Europe. The list is broken down by country. Links of titles go to the page for the book on Amazon.com. Links on authors or illustrators go to my review page for them.

Denmark

Fat Cat: A Danish Folk Tale by Margaret Read MacDonald, illustrated by Julie Paschkis

England

Saint George and the Dragon by Margaret Hodges, illustrated by Trina Schart Hyman

Ireland

Fair, Brown and Trembling: An Irish Cinderella Story by Jude Daly
Jamie O'Rourke and the Big Potato by Tomie de Paola

Italy

Day of the Blackbird by Tomie de Paola
The Legend of the Old Befana by Tomie de Paola

Russia

The Firebird by Demi