JACK THE GIANT-KILLER A
giant is destroying the countryside and so a reward is offered for his
destruction. Jack takes up the mantle of hero and through a simple trap
slays the giant. But his victory brings more giants hungry for revenge
and the taste of Englishmen.
The Red Ettin The
fairy tale of a brother who sets off to seeking his fortune when he
gets help from a Raven and a Fairy to defeat a red ettin and rescue his
brother and a princess.
The Girl in the Well This story depicts a girl who enters an alternative world at the bottom of a well where she works hard and earns her fortune.
Baba Yaga II The tale of a girl who's father takes her out to Baba Yaga to be the witches servent.
The Bear and the Man Similar
to a number of other European fairy tales in which a man tricks a
creature by offering them all the tops of turnips and roots or rye. The
difference is that as with Asian fairy tales this fairy tale depicts an
animal rather then a troll or devil.
THE SOLDIER AND THE VAMPIRE A
weird sort of vampire which steals its blood as a human would not for
food but out of anger and spite. The soldier must defeat this dark
The Yokai A young man who is afraid of nothing enters a temple haunted by an evil spirit in order to earn his fortune.
Can’t Outsmart a Fox A
young man believes that its silly to be afraid of foxes tricks and so
he makes a bet with his friends that he can trick the foxes but they
get the last laugh.
About Fairies Read
A series of tales about and from the perspective of fairies. These are
a series of individual short tales which together tell the
tale of how fairies compete and manipulate the world around them.
The story of ancient European fairies of the ancient and primal