Beneath the Moon
- Spirituality & Religion
Powerful retellings of 78 divine stories
In this riveting collection of fables and folktales from cultures across the globe, characters from beloved fairytales, cultural fables, ancient mythologies, and inspirational deities are brought to life, including Sleeping Beauty (Italy), Rapunzel (Germany), Jack and the Beanstalk (England), Our Lady of Guadalupe (Mexico), Sun God Ra (Egypt), the Crane Wife (Japan), and dozens more.
Lesser-known stories introduce characters such as the volcano goddess Pele from Hawaii; Mwindo, the wise and powerful king of the Nyanga people; and the strong and resilient Yennenga, mother of the Mossi people in Burkina Faso. Recurring themes of conquering evil, overcoming adversity, and finding love are woven throughout with acclaimed artist Yoshi Yoshitani's lush and vibrant illustrations.
Additional Book Details
|Release Date:||September 1, 2020|