Baba Yaga and the Black Geese (A Folktale from Russia, retold by Minnesota Storyteller Kevin Strauss)

This folktale from Russia tells about a girl must rescue her younger brother from the witch Baba Yaga and her black geese. Professional Minnesota Storyteller Kevin Strauss tells this story. You can learn more about Kevin’s storytelling at http://www.NatureStory.com   … Continue reading

Clever Gretchen, Foolish Hans (A Folktale from Germany, retold by Minnesota Storyteller Kevin Strauss)

This folktale from Germany tells about a woman who has to trick the devil in order to rescue her foolish husband. Professional Minnesota Storyteller Kevin Strauss tells this story. You can learn more about Kevin’s storytelling at http://www.NatureStory.com   … Continue reading

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The Squire’s Bride (A Folktale from Norway, retold by Storyteller Kevin Strauss)

This folktale from Norway tells about a woman who has use her wits to outsmart a mean and rich old man who wants to make her his wife. Professional Minnesota Storyteller Kevin Strauss tells this story. You can learn more about Kevin’s storytelling at http://www.NatureStory.com

 

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The Lass Who Feared Nothing (A Folktale from Scotland, retold by Minnesota Storyteller Kevin Strauss)

This folktale from Scotland tells about a brave woman who overcomes problems and a windmill goblin. Professional Minnesota Storyteller Kevin Strauss tells this story. You can learn more about Kevin’s storytelling at http://www.NatureStory.com

 

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The Hand of Glory (A Folktale from England, retold by Minnesota Storyteller Kevin Strauss)

This folktale from England tells about a girl who has to overcome robbers who use magic to keep people asleep. Professional Minnesota Storyteller Kevin Strauss tells this story. You can learn more about Kevin’s storytelling at http://www.NatureStory.com