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Children's and Young Adults' Literature: Fairy Tales, Mythology & Folklore

A research guide for locating children's and young adults' literature available through and beyond the Tyndale libraries.

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Fairy tales, mythology and folklore can be an interesting and fun way to get young people interested in reading.

These stories can also be used to teach lessons in language arts, social studies, and classical studies.

Find resources on fairy tales, mythology, and folklore at the Education Library

Use WorldCat to search the Tyndale library collections for fairy tales, mythology, and folklore: see "Getting Started" tab for more information.

Here is a list of suggested search terms:

You can also narrow your search to a specific country of origin, historical period, etc. to your search string

Native tales

Classical mythology