The Myths and Legends of the Middle East
Mythology and Legends around the World
Reading Level: 4
Interest Level: 3-6
Storytelling is such an integral part of Middle Eastern culture that it's unsurprising that Scheherazade spun tales to save her own life in 1,001 Nights. This volume recounts the legends of the region, spanning several cultures. The book provides historical and cultural context to create a vivid understanding of Middle Eastern lore.