The folktales of Orkney gathered together in...
The folktales of Orkney gathered together in one book.
By Tom Muir.
Long ago, people sat by their fires and told tales to pass the long winter nights.
Tales of how the islands were created. Of the beautiful mermaids who lured men beneath the sea. Of the selkie-folk who could shed their sealskins and dance in the moonlight. Or the dangers of the trows, who lived mounds and could steal away mortals.
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