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Find fairy tale books full of magic and sparkle in Book People's hand-picked range of myths, legends and fairy tale books. Available at unbelievable prices, this hand-picked selection features classic stories and exciting, new books.

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Myths, Legends & Fairy Tale Books

  • Pegasus and the Origins of Olympus

    Kate O'Hearn

    Product Code: AMCQB
    Paperback 7 years +
    Join Emily and Pegasus as the legend continues in a new epic adventure that takes us back to the very origins of mythology ...A deadly plague has struck Olympus. While the Olympians fade one by one, Emily's heart breaks as she watches Pegasus slip away. Determined to save him, Emily embarks on an investigation that takes her back in time to the origins of Olympus and to the deadly battle between the Olympians and the Titans. There Emily is confronted with the full power of the flame and a discovery that will change the face of history. In the race against time to save Pegasus, will Olympus find its true Hero? 'Anyone who enjoys mythology will find much to love in Pegasus and the Flame. Kate O'Hearn serves up a winning mix of modern adventure and classic fantasy.' Rick Riordan, author of Percy Jackson 'Pegasus has really captured readers' imaginations' The Bookseller
    • £6.39
    • RRP £7.99
    • Save £1.60
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  • Hans Andersen's Fairy Tales

    Hans Christian Andersen

    Product Code: ACDPR
    Paperback 7 years +
    This enchanting collection, retold by writer and critic Naomi Lewis, contains twelve of Hans Christian Andersen's magnificent stories. It includes Thumbelina, a little girl no more than a thumb-joint high, "The Emperor's New Clothes", the tale of a man who cares only for his appearance and The Little Mermaid, who longs to one day marry a human prince. It includes a wonderful cover illustration and new introduction by award-winning picture-book creator Jan Pienkowski.
    • £7.19
    • RRP £7.99
    • Save £0.80
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No matter the age of the person you're buying for, fairy tale story books are always firm favourites. Whether you're looking for princesses and happily-ever-afters, authentic Greek mythology or modern classics from the likes of Michael Morpurgo, there's a huge range of spellbinding books to explore above.

Introducing magic

Magic and legends are breeding grounds for the imagination. Fuel their wonder and creativity with our range of traditional story books for an early years audience (and perhaps be entertained along the way as well!).

Old and modern classics collide

Whether you're in search of traditional fairy tale stories that even early readers can have a go at themselves, or more sophisticated tales for older children, there's a wide array of options here. Explore new worlds, meet dragons and enjoy some traditional storytelling along the way.

Enjoy our amazing range

Take a look at our extensive library of myths, legends and fairy tale books and make your order today.

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