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MYTHS & MORE

Stories in a Nutshell

Shortest Stories

The Stolen Axe – A Taoist Tale

The Fir Tree and The Bramble – A Fable by Aesop

The Boatman – A Sufi Story from The Middle East

A Flock of Birds – A Tale from India

Wild Goose – A Folktale from China

The Strawberry – A Zen Story from Japan

The Fighting Cockerel- A Taoist Tale

Ten Jugs of Wine – A Tale from Japan

Visits of Kings – A Folktale from The Middle East

The Monkey and The Pea – A Tale from India

The Gnat and The Bull – A Fable by Aesop

The Tale of Echo – A Greek Myth

The Smuggler – A Sufi Tale from The Middle East

The Honeybee’s Sting – A Tale from Ancient Greece

The Traveller and The Nut Tree – A Tale from India

Cat Woman – A Tale from Ancient Greece

The Sunflower – A Tale from Ancient Greece

Who Is King of The Forest? – A Tale from China

Slightly Longer Stories

The Sack – A Sufi Story from The Middle East

The Gift of a Cow Tail Switch – A Folktale from West Africa

New Shoes – A Taoist Tale

Cooking by Candle – A Sufi Story from The Middle East

The Tale Of Baucis And Philemon – A Greek Myth

Why Turtles Live in Water – A Tale from West Africa

One Good Meal Deserves Another – A Tale from West Africa

Longest Stories

The Purse Of Gold – A Jewish Folktale

The Lion and The Rabbit – A Fable from India

The Banquet – A Sufi Story from The Middle East

Fate – A Hebrew Folktale

The Golden Touch – A Greek Myth

The Talkative Turtle – A Tale from India

A Big Quiet House – An Eastern European Folktale

Anansi Goes Fishing – A Folktale from West Africa