Traditional Literature: Folktales, Fairytales, and Fables
Children's Book Characters of Color, a Fictional Tale
SCIENTIFICALLY ACCURATE ™: SONIC THE HEDGEHOG
Introduction to Reading Skills: Themes, Morals, and Lessons - 1
Talking animals are a common theme in mythology and folk tales, as well as children's literature. Fictional talking animals often are anthropomorphic, possessing human-like qualities but appearing as a creature. The usage of talking animals enable storytellers to combine the basic characteristics of the animal with human behavior, to apply metaphor, and to entertain children.