By Mehry M. Reid

Persian folklore has been passed down from iteration to iteration for hundreds of years as a way to comprehend the previous and move on invaluable classes. Mehry M. Reid recollects sitting subsequent to her grandmother, as she relayed appealing tales tailored to precise her personal emotions, hopes, and wishes. those tales, which her grandmother first heard from her personal mom and grandmother, started Reid’s fascination with the Persian legends and folktales that she has chosen and reinterpreted in Persian Legends.

As Reid transports readers of every age on an unforgettable trip via historic Persia, she highlights an eclectic staff of characters made from humans, animals, and gadgets that hint historic occasions, proportion legends such a lot favorite in Persian tradition, and provide stories that express their meanings in basic, usually funny methods. Take a stroll with Princess Mina within the rose backyard; take heed to the king’s storyteller; shuttle to the mountain of the 40 virgins; observe the allure of the purple diamond; and visit the crystal cave and drink from the want fountain.

Persian Legends: A ebook of one hundred and one tales stocks a memorable selection of legends and stories that offers a glimpse into Persian historical past, is helping others get pleasure from historic stories, and most significantly, preserves the legacy of folks literature for destiny generations.

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