Discover the emotions, personalities, and motivations of the most compelling characters in Fairy Tales.
Fairies are some of the most compelling characters in fairy tales, yet few people understand them. From fairy refugees to blood thirsty vampires this book takes you on a journey to discover what drove these characters, where they came from, and what they wanted.
Using folk belief and lore to explore the first fantasy stories, which are likely far stranger and more astounding than you ever imagined, this book will help you to understand;
Who fairies such as Rumpelstiltskin, The Seven Dwarfs, and Cinderella’s ‘Godmother’ were, where they came from, and what they wanted.
What drove vampires to slaughter tens of millions of people,
What compelled witches to act both good and evil so that people, both feared and loved them,
And much, much more…
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By Ty Hulse
Read the article at http://fairies.zeluna.net/2016/08/the-fairies-zwerg-of-snow-white.html
Snow White didn’t meet dwarfs in the woods, she met zwerg. Fairies of Germany lore that were translated as dwarf. But they could just as easily have translated them pixie.
Zwerg had a complex relationship with humans. In Medieval Tales they had sought human protection from dragons and giants, and they needed human food. But humans betrayed them. So they both loved and despised us.