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Folklore & Mythology

  • The Real Zombies of Natureby Scientific American Editors

    Scientific American 2017; US$ 4.24

    The zombie has had a bit of a renaissance over the last decade. It seems like zombies are everywhere. From recent films like World War Z to popular TV shows like The Walking Dead, we’ve reached peak zombie saturation in American culture. Communities throughout the country hold zombie runs and races. In 2016 the first zombie-proof house was built, complete... more...

  • County Durham Folk Talesby Adam Bushnell; Nigel Clifton

    The History Press 2017; US$ 5.99

    Storyteller Adam Bushnell brings together stories from the rugged coastlines, limestone cliffs, remote moorland, pastoral dales and settled coalfields of County Durham. more...

  • The Mysteriumby Jo Keeling; David Bramwell

    Hodder & Stoughton 2017; US$ 18.99

    A CATALOGUE OF THE EXTRAORDINARY, THE STRANGE AND THE DOWNRIGHT CREEPY... Discover the unexplained mysteries and unsettling oddities of the modern world, from a beach in British Columbia awash with human feet, to the 'tulpamaneers' who claim to be channeling the living spirit of My Little Pony. Ponder terrifying thought experiments (can you think... more...

  • The Unexpected Truth About Animalsby Lucy Cooke

    Transworld 2017; US$ 23.96

    'Eye-opening, informative and very funny!' - Chris Packham History is full of strange animal stories, invented by the brightest and most influential, from Aristotle to Disney, and they reveal as much about us and the things we believe as they do about the animals they misrepresent. We once thought that eels were born from sand, that swallows hibernated... more...

  • Original Magicby Stephen E. Flowers

    Inner Traditions/Bear & Company 2017; US$ 10.99

    A complete guide to the theory, practice, and history of Mazdan magic, the first organized system of magic • Provides a complete curriculum of magical study and initiation centered on exercises keyed to the sacred Zoroastrian calendar • Details advanced magical rituals and practices based on archaic Persian formulas, including fire rituals and... more...

  • Ghosts of Walesby Mark Rees

    The History Press 2017; US$ 7.99

    This book reveals for the first time 50 terrifying – and in some cases, comical – cases dating from 1837 to 1901, unearthed from archive newspapers. more...

  • Norse Myths and Legendsby Martyn Whittock; Hannah Whittock

    Little, Brown Book Group 2017; US$ 17.99

    While the main focus of the book is on telling the stories, some scene-setting is provided at the beginning and each chapter also contains a section of commentary to explain what is going on and its significance. The Norse myths have gained widespread attention in the English-speaking world, partly through a Scandinavian diaspora, especially in the... more...

  • The Unicorn Cookbookby Alix Carey

    Summersdale Publishers Ltd 2017; US$ 6.49

    From the magical explosion cake to happiness pancakes, The Unicorn Cookbook is packed with recipes perfect for parties and times when all you want to do is spread some joy and release your inner unicorn. more...

  • The World of Lore: Monstrous Creaturesby Aaron Mahnke

    Random House Publishing Group 2017; US$ 10.99

    A fascinating, beautifully illustrated guide to the monsters that are part of our collective psyche, featuring both rare and best-loved stories from the hit podcast Lore, soon to be an online streaming series. They live in shadows—deep in the forest, late in the night, in the dark recesses of our minds. They’re spoken of in stories and superstitions,... more...

  • The World of Lore, Volume 1: Monstrous Creaturesby Aaron Mahnke

    Headline 2017; US$ 21.99

    A fascinating, beautifully illustrated guide to the monsters that are part of our collective psyche, from the host of the hit podcast Lore They live in shadows - deep in the forest, late in the night, in the dark recesses of our mind. They're spoken of in stories and superstitions, relics of an unenlightened age, old wives' tales, passed down... more...