TURKIYAT ARASTIRMALARI DERGISI-JOURNAL OF STUDIES IN TURKOLOGY, ss.227-247, 2018 (ESCI İndekslerine Giren Dergi)
Tale is a literary genre that broadens one's horizon and enriches their imaginary world, that helps become creative individuals. It also is a genre that children make acquaintance the day they are born. Individuals crack a door open to new worlds and start leraning and discovering new things through tales. The doors of tales which are opened slightly with the phrase Once upon a time is quite important in order to bring people certain fundamental values. Tales which children love and evoke a sense curiosity and discovery in their world are a significant means in order to get them to attain the feeling of empathy and fundamental values and to know the world around them.