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Aesop's Fables: The Goose With The Golden Eggs (Illustrated)
Price: Free! Words: 580. Language: English. Published: July 14, 2013. Categories: Fiction » Children’s books » Fairy tales & fables, Fiction » Children’s books » Fairy Tales & Folklore / Adaptations
(5.00 from 1 review)
Aesop? Aesop's Fables? Love Fables? Want your children to study time tested Wisdom? Do you need a great children's book that teaches life lessons in a fun way? You are on the right page! You have found the right book! "Aesop: The Goose With The Golden Eggs" from the "Aesop Illustrated Fables Series" is a highly engaging and totally fun Life Lesson book.
The Blizzard
Price: Free! Words: 66,440. Language: English. Published: September 3, 2013. Categories: Fiction » Science fiction » Steampunk & retropunk, Fiction » Children’s books » Fairy Tales & Folklore / Adaptations
An energy-starved world has been saved by the discovery of a remarkable new invention: the water cell. A spoilt teenager - a little-too fond of mind-altering medicines - must evade amputee assassins, water-worshipping cultists, and a widow whose seven previous husbands have met questionable ends in order to save his fugitive father and uncover the dark truth behind this mysterious new power.
Paying Piper (or “What Happened in Hamelin Town”)
Price: Free! Words: 6,320. Language: English. Published: January 7, 2013. Categories: Fiction » Children’s books » Fairy Tales & Folklore / Adaptations, Fiction » Children’s books » Fairy tales & fables
(4.33 from 3 reviews)
The people of Hamelin have a rat problem, so the mayor thinks of a way to solve it. He offers twenty golds to a piper to rid the town of rodents. He delivers only five. Think you know everything about this folktale? Here, you’ll learn what really happened when a magical musician came to Hamelin. Fans of witty fairy tales will love this middle-grade short story (about 5,000 words, or twenty pages).
Grimrood
Price: Free! Words: 1,450. Language: Dutch. Published: August 21, 2012 by Stofkonijn (Dustbunny). Categories: Fiction » Children’s books » Fairy Tales & Folklore / Adaptations, Fiction » Fantasy » Short stories
Een wolvin vertelt haar pup een verhaaltje voor het slapen gaan, dan worden zij ruw verstoord.
The Old Woman in the Shoe Moves, Storybook One
Price: Free! Words: 250. Language: English. Published: March 15, 2012. Categories: Fiction » Children’s books » Fairy Tales & Folklore / Adaptations, Fiction » Children’s books » Nursery Rhymes
(4.50 from 2 reviews)
The Old Woman in the Shoe moves to several very different homes, before realizung that there is no place like home.
Bedtime Stories for Children
Price: Free! Words: 3,730. Language: English. Published: September 12, 2013. Categories: Fiction » Children’s books » Fairy Tales & Folklore / Adaptations, Fiction » Children’s books » Fairy tales & fables
(5.00 from 1 review)
Bedtime Stories for Children is a short collection of modern adaptations of classic folk tales from around the world. Suitable for all ages.
Mousedeer
Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 12,460. Language: English. Published: May 17, 2009 by Darling Newspaper Press. Categories: Fiction » Children’s books » Animals, Fiction » Children’s books » Fairy Tales & Folklore / Adaptations
A children’s favourite in Southeast Asia for 1000 years, the little Mousedeer outsmarts jungle bullies. Each of the ten stories is self-contained, and authentic to the tradition of imparting correct behaviour. As every Mum knows, a child needs guidance. The well-proven method of centuries is employed here, read-aloud fun. Ages 4 and up.
The Red Headphones
Price: Free! Language: English. Published: March 30, 2014. Categories: Fiction » Children’s books » Fairy Tales & Folklore / Adaptations
(5.00 from 1 review)
In this retelling of the classic fairytale "The Red Shoes", by Hans Christian Andersen, a spoiled boy, Will, throws a tantrum so his mother can buy him some red headphones. He quickly learns they are cursed and can't stop dancing. Even worse, he's a terrible dancer. Will must learn an important lesson about the important things in life; before this curse can be lifted he can finally stop dancing.
The Ugly Duckling and Other Tales for Young Ears
Price: Free! Words: 9,890. Language: English. Published: August 28, 2013. Categories: Fiction » Children’s books » Fairy Tales & Folklore / Adaptations, Fiction » Children’s books » Fairy tales & fables
The book contains 5 fairy tales, adapted from the work of Hans Christian Andersen to be suitable for reading to modern children of all ages. The stories included are The Ugly Duckling, The Princess and the Pea, The Swineherd, The Emperor's New Clothes and What a Good Man Does is Always Right. The book contains a marker after approximately every five minutes of reading.
The Wardrobe Monster
Price: Free! Words: 500. Language: British English. Published: June 11, 2012. Categories: Fiction » Children’s books » Fairy Tales & Folklore / Adaptations, Fiction » Children’s books » Short Stories
(5.00 from 2 reviews)
Simon didn't like bedtime, the wardrobe monster only came out at night and it was going to get him sooner or later.
The Old Woman in the Shoe, Storybook Two
Price: Free! Words: 400. Language: American English. Published: August 3, 2012. Categories: Fiction » Children’s books » Fairy Tales & Folklore / Adaptations, Fiction » Children’s books » Stories in Verse
(4.00 from 1 review)
A short, but sweet look at life with The Old Woman in the Shoe and her many children. A new telling of an old classic Mother Goose story.
Snegorochka: The Snow Maiden, a retelling of the Russian Fairy Tale
Price: Free! Words: 1,420. Language: English. Published: February 21, 2012. Categories: Fiction » Children’s books » Fairy Tales & Folklore / Adaptations, Fiction » Children’s books » Fairy tales & fables
The story of the Snow Maiden or Snegorochka, who comes to life in Russia.
Princess Daphne and the Child Stone
Price: Free! Words: 28,230. Language: English. Published: March 23, 2013. Categories: Fiction » Children’s books » Fairy Tales & Folklore / Adaptations, Fiction » Fantasy » Paranormal
Petite Princess Daphne was childish ...spoiled. She throws tantrums and breakables often, but it was time for her to wed. On her way, to marry Prince Adam, her child servant Sanyo uses a magic stone to show her REAL meaning of being child like. Will the child servant Daphne be able to stop Princess Sanyo's wedding? Or is she doomed to grow up watching the enslavement of Galt?
Love, Tink
Series: Love, Tink, Episode 1. Price: Free! Words: 12,350. Language: English. Published: March 22, 2013. Categories: Fiction » Children’s books » Fairy Tales & Folklore / Adaptations, Fiction » Young adult or teen » Fairy Tales
Love, Tink is Enchanted meets Peter Pan. Tink is smitten with Peter, and when he confesses he wants to go back to New York, Tink not only breaks a fairy law to help him, she breaks her heart.
After Happily Ever After - The 'Real' Truth about Sleeping Beauty
Price: Free! Words: 1,770. Language: English. Published: May 28, 2014. Categories: Fiction » Children’s books » Fairy Tales & Folklore / Adaptations, Fiction » Humor & comedy » General
It’s always wonderful when our main characters lived happily ever after! The problem is you have learned the wrong ending to these stories for years. This series of stories will enlighten you to rest of the story. Learn new events our favorite characters encountered after they lived happily ever after. Oh, they (mostly) lived happily ever after. It’s just different from what you realized!
C.A.M.P. Phoenix Destiny of the Elf
Series: C.A.M.P. Phoenix, Book 1. Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 79,960. Language: English. Published: May 3, 2010. Categories: Fiction » Children’s books » Fairy Tales & Folklore / Adaptations, Fiction » Children’s books » Legends, Myths, Fables / Other
Nine-year-old bully magnet Tyler Brown is a mixed-race child living with his mom. He's dreading the upcoming summer break so when he gets an invitation to camp he jumps at the chance to go. Destiny of the Elf, the first book in the "C.A.M.P. Phoenix" series, follows Tyler and his housemates through the first year of camp at the most unusual summer camp in existence.
The Last Flight of the Space Freighter Beanstalk
Price: Free! Words: 3,070. Language: English. Published: May 1, 2012. Categories: Fiction » Children’s books » Fairy Tales & Folklore / Adaptations, Fiction » Fantasy » Short stories
The young Captain Jack buys some emeralds that open a doorway to another universe where he encounters a Gargantuan!
Christina's Dilemma
Price: Free! Words: 1,590. Language: English. Published: March 28, 2013. Categories: Fiction » Children’s books » Short Stories, Fiction » Children’s books » Fairy Tales & Folklore / Adaptations
(4.00 from 1 review)
Christina's kitten had eaten all her big sister's Fantail Goldfish from the fish bowl, and now there was trouble. Christina needed a way to discourage Two-Sox from ever doing this again - but how? (PG) A children's story with an alternative ending which is a little on the dark side (you choose the ending you want).
And Snakes End Up In Pits
Price: Free! Words: 450. Language: English. Published: August 14, 2012. Categories: Fiction » Children’s books » Fairy Tales & Folklore / Adaptations, Fiction » Children’s books » Animals
(5.00 from 1 review)
A snake's cunning plan to catch dinner goes bad for him and he ends up with mud all over his face.
Legend of the Pricklepeople A Short Story by Granny Which Witch and Plagiarized Shamelessly by PS Wright
Price: Free! Words: 6,240. Language: English. Published: February 12, 2012. Categories: Fiction » Children’s books » Fairy Tales & Folklore / Adaptations, Fiction » Young adult or teen » Fairy Tales
Carnegiea Saguaro travels to the mountains to make an alliance with the mountain Pines against the Agaves. Joshua Tree, sends her to the top of the mountain to hum the witch away. Joshua Agave thinks himself clever, but in the end, the joke may be on him. The fate of the pricklepeople and their human friends lays in the balance when the winter witch demands a blossom more beautiful than Datura.