Written by noted fairy tale adaptor Marianna Mayer. Illustrated by award winning artist Michael Hague. 20 different legendary creatures, each with simple, interesting explanation and wonderful illustrations. Many countries are represented - to name 3: Greece, Russia, Japan.
This is one of those books that I bought via a bookclub because the cover looked really cool. However, I didn't realize that it was a children's book. Regardless, it was a quick read with some great artwork so it was almost worth the money. I'd definitely consider it worth a PBS credit!