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Links of sources for a wealth of Stories of every genre and from just about about every Country

 Andrew Lang colour fairy books.


Sur la Lune-     1660 fairy tales and 40 ebooks of stories.


 Ashliman's site for folk tales - he lists them under themes so that you get 15 variants of Cinderella, or folktales that have "abduction by aliens”.


Stav Academic Library  -   has a mixture of folk tales and historical papers.


 Theoi Greek Mythology    - website for classical myths.


 Chest of Books  - another useful collection of out of print folk tale and fairy tale books that you can download.


Applit          - Appalachian Folktales in Children's Literature and Collections for all ages.


Project gutenberg   -  many free downloadable books!


 Sacred texts

   - more texts, including folklore (and opportunity to buy searchable CDs which contains the texts).


 Forgotten Books

     - another source of free downloadable books (which is also a print on demand company which will sell you a paper copy).


Kessinger Rare reprints

   - it's not a free download, but a print on demand  access to out of print books (works through Amazon).

Folklore & Mythology Resource Guide

   an excellent collection of story resources

Palestinian Arab Folktales

forty-five splendid Palestinian Arab folktales
Another wonderful collection of Tales