The Guardians of Iceland and other Icelandic Folk Tales (Hardcover)

The Guardians of Iceland and other Icelandic Folk Tales By Heidi Herman, Michael Di Gesu (Illustrator) Cover Image
By Heidi Herman, Michael Di Gesu (Illustrator)
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Trolls and Hidden Folk are a part of daily life in Iceland. This collection of Icelandic folklore and legends comes from the days of the Vikings. The twenty-five short stories are centuries old and have been updated for today's readers of all ages. Children and adults alike will love to delve into this fantastic collection of traditional Icelandic fairy tales and legends. These short stories of trolls, elves with magical powers, and Hidden People have been passed down from generation to generation.

First written down a hundreds of years ago, the stories are now brought together and updated for a modern audience, so now you too can read about the trolls who freely roamed Iceland, the race of Hidden People with strong magical powers and of the four powerful beings who still protect Iceland from invaders to this day. Packed full of fascinating myths, this collection of folklore is a must for anyone wanting to discover a world of mermaids and mermen, giants, shape-shifting seals and dragons in disguise.

Product Details
ISBN: 9781947233799
ISBN-10: 1947233793
Publisher: Hekla Publishing LLC
Publication Date: October 24th, 2016
Pages: 132
Language: English

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