Rumi's Fables is a collection or Rumi's forty-three most magical and charming short stories that will entertain and educate the whole family.

In this book, Rumi's Fables, over 25,000 lines from the Masnavi, Rumi's original Persian books, have been translated from Farsi to English.

By Negar Niazi


In this collection of short stories the author has hand-picked the most fascinating fables to entertain and challenge younger readers. Rumi’s Fables comes alive with colorful characters—the sage king, the clever clown, and the bewitched prince—and many talking animals—the wise lion, the cunning fox, and the arrogant mouse.​ Each tale can be read as a simple bedtime story or as a profound and thought-provoking group discussion.​

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