The Little Book of Old Wives’ Tales (Hardcover)

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Have you ever witnessed a person wearing a red string on their left hand, or touching their belly when they see a bride? What about avoiding walking underneath a ladder on the street?

The Little Book of Old Wives’ Tales is the first volume in, The Little Book Of series by Sarah Klain. The author debuts her first book of old wives’ tales in fifty-seven colourful and vivid illustrations. These humorous tales passed down from generations in her family lineage are about premonitions, relationships, pregnancy, death, health, misfortune, and fortune. This is the perfect and ideal book to sit down with a nice cuppa and have a laugh or two, or gift to someone who might need some mystical spice in their life.


The Little Book Of series is a mini-illustrated series catered to adults with a satirical spin. The volumes will range from old wives’ tales, women, men & relationships, unemployment, old wives’ health remedies, children teaching adults life and fashion faux pas. This eclectic series is a fun and tantalising read for all and is sure to bring plenty of laughter, intrigue, and satire. The colourful and vibrant illustrations seamlessly tell a story with childlike innocence and cheek.

ISBN: 9780645200904

Little Book House

4 reviews for The Little Book of Old Wives’ Tales (Hardcover)

  1. Ben

    This little book is just lovely. I enjoyed browsing through it and learning about some old customs. Thanks for writing this Sarah! 🙂

  2. Nikolett L. (verified owner)

    Not only is this my favorite coffee table book, it is such a fun read with all my visitors and a great conversation starter every time!
    Perfect service, super easy transaction, speedy delivery, & well packaged. Highly recommended!

  3. Celine G. (verified owner)

    Such a lovely easy read, perfect as coffee table book for all to enjoy! Super talented author.

  4. Jessie K (verified owner)

    It’s such a sweet & interesting book. Some of the tales gave me a good chuckle!
    A great coffee table book.

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