Tales of Heroes(2002)
(The fourth book in the Despain, Pleasant : Books of Nine Lives series)
A collection of stories by Pleasant DeSpain
Prehistoric men and women chipped and painted their tales on cave walls. Native Americans handed down their stories in elaborate ceremonies. Today, television and films tell exciting stories of brave heroes and courageous conquerers. These classic stories give us an opportunity to see ourselves as the hero, the fool, the trickster, or the predator. Each of these heroic tales have survived through generations in many cultures from Europe to Asian to the Americas. This carefully selected collection of stories transcends our everyday routines to give us a brief look at other ways to overecome our greatest challenges or to pursue our most challenging dreams.
Used availability for Pleasant DeSpain's Tales of Heroes
October 2002 : USA Hardback
July 2016 : USA Paperback
December 2005 : USA, Canada, UK Kindle edition