Ali Baba and the forty thieves Arbroussaille Asbjørnsen and Moe
Ali Baba is a folk tale added to the story collection One Thousand and One Nights in the 18th century by its French translator Antoine Galland. The hero ... Read more
Peter Christen Asbjørnsen and Jørgen Moe are two Norwegian writers from the XIXth century. At their time, the Norwegian literary style was too influenced ... Read more
Baba yaga Bakoudouba the turtledove Beme the warthog and Zoa the elephant
Who is Beme the warthog, this glutton, jealous and selfish character, always running after his fetish (supposed heritage from his father, and allegedly ... Read more
Big eared boy Birth of Break-mountain Birth of the world
Break-mountain is really very strong, he can break almost everything...
Carochinha e joão ratão Cinderella Compè rabbit and compè tigre
Coyote and the sun Devil and the Beauty Dju Dju and the fisherman
Devil lived in his subterranean palace. The palace was confortable and food was plentiful, but Devil was bored and lonely. One day as he visited earth ... Read more
The fisherman catches the genie Dju Dju in his fishnet. But Dju Dju is restless and unruly and he's scaring the fishes off...
Donkeyskin Erik the cunning peasant Gingerbread man
Goddess Chang'E Golden gazelle Golden horn and silver horn
The Sultan's daughter has a mysterious birth mark on her body...
Grey man Hansel and Gretel
Grey man is a master thief, he can steal everything and even more to help poor people...
Hop-o'-my-thumb Jack and the Beanstalk Janot the king's cook
The royal cook dares to antagonize the king and wagers he can stay out in the cold all night.
Jirtdan and the div Kadoo ghelghelezan or Rolling pumpkin Khaleh sooske va agha mooshe
A wind blown dandelion seed arrives at an old lady's home to announce the birth of her grandchild. The old lady immediately sets out to go and see the ... Read more
Famous iranian folkloric tale, about the (unlikely) wedding of lady beatle with mister mouse ! Lady beatle refuses to marry the rich man her father recommends. ... Read more