Tales Of Heroes by Pleasant DespainTales Of Heroes by Pleasant Despain

Tales Of Heroes

byPleasant DespainContribution byDon Bell

Paperback | July 1, 2016

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What does it take to be a hero? Massive strength? Incredible height? Infinite power? Not necessarily. Often, it's quick wit, a courageous heart, or unselfishness that evokes the hero inside of us. Even when we are simply reading about the valiant acts in these stories, we can feel our own inner hero rising to the occasion, echoing that need we all have to be better human beings. The heroes in these tales emerge from all over the world, including: Switzerland ("William Tell"), Japan ("Lord Bag of Rice"), South America ("Josesito the Brave"), and Rumania ("Stan Bolovan and the Dragon").
Pleasant DeSpain Bio: Pleasant DeSpain has a most unusual but true name and an equally unusual but true profession - writer and storyteller. He travels the world collecting, researching, writing and retelling traditional tales from native cultures. Born in Colorado, he wrote his first original story at age eight. It was pu...
Title:Tales Of HeroesFormat:PaperbackDimensions:80 pages, 7.51 × 5.12 × 0.24 inPublished:July 1, 2016Publisher:August HouseLanguage:English

The following ISBNs are associated with this title:

ISBN - 10:1941460380

ISBN - 13:9781941460382