Female Fairy Tale Authors You Should Know

For centuries women throughout the world have been writing, collecting, and editing fairy tales. Discover the magical stories by a variety of female fairy tale authors.

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"'Here son!' she cried. 'Have a look at my treasure!' Illustration by Li Chu-T'ang, published in A Chinese Wonder Book by Norman Hinsdale Pittman (1919), E.P. Dutton & Co.

Tell Me Why: Exploring Pourquoi Tales

Pourquoi tales are stories that explain how or why something came to be as it is today. You can find pourquoi stories from around the world as they have been passed down from generation to generation. Originating from areas like Nigeria, Brazil, and Africa, these stories are timeless tales for any age.

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"Hannah does not recognize Jem." Illustration by H.J. Ford, published in The Violet Fairy Book by Andrew Lang (1906), Longmans, Green and Co.

Get to Know German Folklore: Lesser Known German Tales

The world of German folklore and fairy tales contains beloved fairy tales like The Piped Piper, or Rumpelstiltskin but what about Germany’s lesser-known stories? The folklore of Germany is vast. Plenty of treasures lie within the collections.

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