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Incredibly well written, this book offers a rather novel look and figurative creatures both well known and not. Read morePublished 4 months ago by T. Kersey
Just started reading this. I have read his other works, so I had to continue with this book.Published 6 months ago by liz hirsh
this is a great book about monsters and imaginary beings that people back in history believed in or imagined. Read morePublished 11 months ago by Danny R. Steglich
This book is fascinating and exhaustive. Furthermore, the author is one of the best in all of the Americas. Read morePublished 14 months ago by Kyle Kendall
This book is genius. It archives all the mythical beings. I'd love to see discovery channel try something like this. Read morePublished 14 months ago by Riley James
This is a well-written bestiary for readers of all ages. Borges wrote a great deal magical realism fiction novels, and this non-fiction bestiary based on research he performed as... Read morePublished 22 months ago by Tim H.
I've always loved Borges for his minute scrutiny of big and little wonders. This book is a collection of short revelations about various monsters and creatures from myth and... Read morePublished on July 5, 2013 by S. Higley
Most of the entries are quite short. The list is not inexhaustible, and this book could easily be read in one sitting. Read morePublished on May 11, 2013 by Piglet2
This book is amazing. You really learn where all of these imaginary beings originate and what they are considered to be and to symbolize. Some are even illustrated. Great book.Published on August 13, 2012 by Jennilee Garcia-green