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From May 14, 2016 meeting--Presenting the Past (click here )

From the April 9, 2016 meeting--Urban Legends  (click here )

From the January 2013 meeting--Stories and collections every teller should be aware of--

List of Collections 

Print and Other Media Sources for Storytellers


American Folktales Vol. 1 and 2 - collected by Carl Lindahl from the collections of the Library of Congress

A Treasury of American Folklore edited by B.A. Botkin

Spells of Enchantment; The Wondrous Fairy Tales of Western Culture edited by Jack Zipes

Best-Loved Folktales of the World selected by Joanna Cole

The Complete Brothers Grimm Fairy Tales collected by Jacob Grimm and Wilhelm Grimm (There are many editions of their work)

Twenty Tellable Tales and Three Minute Tales by Margaret Read McDonald (She has more books in print)

Hark! A Christmas Sampler collected by Jane Yolen (She has other books in print)

Gray Heroes: Elder Tales from around the World collected by Jane Yolen

Eleven Nature Tales: A Multicultural Journey collected and adapted by Pleasant De Spain (He has more books in print)

Tales of the West Highlands Vol. 1 and 2 J.F. Campbell

Outfoxing Fear: Folktales from Around the World Kathleen Ragan and Jack Zipes

Fearless Girls, Wise Women and Beloved Sisters: Heroines in Folktales from around the World   Kathleen Ragan

American Indian Myths and Legendsedited  Alphonso Ortiz and Richard Erdoes

Fables for Our Time James Thurber

Frank C. Brown Collection of North Carolina Folklore:Vol.1-7 collected and edited by Frank C. Brown

The Choking Doberman: and Other Urban Legends collected by Jan Harold Brunvard ( he has other books in print)


websites of interest:

www.loc.gov (website for Library of Congress)

www.storynet.org (website for National Storytelling Network)

www.story-lovers.com (Jackie Baldwin’s site )












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