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15 of the Best Egyptian Mythology Books

From graphic novels of Egyptian myths to stories about shabtis almost taking over a life, these are the best Egyptian mythology books, like A Master of Djinn by P. Djèlí Clark.

12 of the Best Fairytale Books for Kids

If you and your kids are looking for some of the best fairytale books, collections, and anthologies you’ve come to the right place. For starters, check out The Girl Who Married The Moon by Joseph Bruchac.

20 Must-Read Middle Grade Fairytale Retellings

Seek help from Baga Yaga and travel with Peter Pan to Neverland in these 20 must-read middle grade fairy tale retellings.

Let’s Talk Folk Horror and Appropriation

Folk horror has an elephant in the room that several of us are ignoring, and no, it's not whatever's going on in that creepy small town.

The Pied Piper of Hamelin: Terrifying, Mysterious, and Still Relevant

A look at the story of The Pied Piper of Hamelin, the terrifying legend that still resonates with audiences over 700 years later.

30 Must-Read Queer Fairytale Retellings For Pride

Princesses falling for princesses, nonbinary royals, and enticing fae fill the pages of these 30 must-read queer fairy tale retellings, I including Cinderella is Dead by Kalynn Bayron.

What is the Aarne-Thompson Index?

Learn all about the Aarne-Thompson Index, a collection and sorting of several folktales into several groups, from an expert.

The 25 Best Comic and Graphic Novel Fairytale Retellings

Get into some great fairytale retellings in graphic novels, including Baba Yaga’s Assistant by Marika McCoola and Emily Carroll.

Comics A-Z: Fairy Tales, Folktales, and Myths from Popul Vuh to Tengu

Find retellings, reimaginings, and more as we take a look at fairy tales, folktales, and myths in comics.

So What’s The Difference Between A Myth, A Fairytale, And A Legend?

In case you were ever wondering what the difference between a myth, a legend, and a fairy tale is, well, here's your Folklore 101 guide.