Folktales from Sweden
by Vidya Devi
A clever blend of fantasy and country life can be seen in Swedish folktales. Both humour and drama give a distinctive feel to the legends of the land. A prominent theme that surfaces in most of the tales is that of courage and strength of will. The message each tale gives becomes clear as the story concludes. The present volume has a few such tales that are sure to grasp the attention of the reader till read entirely.