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The Alder King (Dreamer's Fantasy Challenge)

By Mistress Of Word Play  (booksie.com)

In European folklore the Erlkönig or Alder King kidnaps children and carries them to their death. He is said to be part elf and preys on the unwary who wander too far into the woodlands near his home. In Goethe’s immortal ballad, Der Erlkönig, or the Alder King is presented as a...

Novel | Updated Apr 4, 2010 | Reads: 12 | Comments: 24 | Likes: 27
Tags: Novel,Erlkönig,Alder,King,Horror,Macabre,Spirit,Death,Gothic,Germany,Swabia,Terror

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