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Jared's Quest: An Unfortunate Fairy Tale Short Story
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Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 11,520. Language: English. Published: January 28, 2015. Category: Fiction » Young adult or teen » Fairy Tales
Mina Grime is a Grimm. Jared is her Fae protector, and all around pain in the neck. Then the wheels of fate turn on Jared, and he is given his own quest to complete against his will. Jared has his hands full as he tries to save a bunch of spellbound boys, and capture a beautiful shape-changing Fae.
Jar 39
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Price: Free! Words: 6,070. Language: Commonwealth English. Published: January 13, 2015. Category: Fiction » Children’s books » Fairy Tales & Folklore / Adaptations
White Rabbit's failed rescue mission to Ali Baba’s house triggers off a series of dilemmas. He is obliged to postpone his return to Wonderland. Alice cannot go to Wonderland without White Rabbit to direct her. The Duchess's Tea Party is postponed until he returns. Furthermore, the publishers are unable to bring out a new edition unless they ensnare White Rabbit.
Jack’s Wagers (A Jack O’ Lantern Tale)
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Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 14,570. Language: English. Published: January 9, 2015. Category: Fiction » Fantasy » Short stories
The story of the only ordinary man who has a feast day dedicated to him that by now is celebrated the world over. From the Celtic Samhain to modern Halloween, but hardly anyone knows his story. Who was Jack? Why do we celebrate him on Halloween night?
The Bear Wife
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Series: New American Fairy Tales. Price: Free! Words: 4,520. Language: English. Published: January 8, 2015 by MeTime Publishing. Category: Fiction » Children’s books » Fairy Tales & Folklore / Adaptations
(5.00 from 1 review)
In this American retelling of Beauty and the Beast, a young girl named Wind Blossom makes unusual friends with a mountain bear for the winter.
The Pinocchio Complex
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You set the price! Words: 2,330. Language: English. Published: December 29, 2014. Category: Fiction » Science fiction » Short stories
“The Pinocchio Complex,” is a 2000 word retelling of Pinocchio as a science fiction story with robots on Mars. The short story was previously sold in 2012 to Cosmos.
The Ninety-Ninth Bride
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Price: Free! Words: 11,590. Language: English. Published: December 16, 2014 by Book Smugglers Publishing. Category: Fiction » Children’s books » Fairy Tales & Folklore / Adaptations
Dunya is just fifteen years of age when her father, the Grand Vizier, gives her over to the mad Sultan for his bride. Ninety-eight Sultanas before Dunya have been executed at the break of dawn following their first night with their new husband. But on her own wedding night, the ninety-ninth bride finds help from the mysterious and beautiful Zahra, who proposes to tell the Sultan a story...
The Astronomer Who Met The North Wind
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Price: Free! Words: 5,540. Language: English. Published: December 2, 2014 by Book Smugglers Publishing. Category: Fiction » Children’s books » Fairy Tales & Folklore / Adaptations
Once upon a time, high in the northern mountains, there lived a great astronomer and his daughter. Though Minka was clever and loved the stars as much as her father, no one believed she would ever become an astronomer—for this was not a path meant for little girls. But on her twelfth birthday, the North Wind blows at Minka’s window, beckoning her to leave safety and warmth of her bedroom.
Chasing the White Rabbit
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Price: Free! Words: 46,250. Language: English. Published: November 29, 2014 by JW Scott. Category: Fiction » Children’s books » Fairy Tales & Folklore / Adaptations
Welcome to our adaptation of Lewis Carroll’s - Alice’s Adventures in Wonderland on this its 149th Anniversary. Come along as we follow the White Rabbit while he is chased across Wonderland by a young girl named Alice. We explain what really happened on Alice's first visit to Wonderland... We have included the original Alice's Adventures in Wonderland by Lewis Carroll as an Afterward...
Le scommesse di Jack (Racconto liberamente ispirato alla leggenda di Jack O' Lantern e alla festa celtica di Samhain)
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Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 13,540. Language: Italian. Published: October 18, 2014. Category: Fiction » Fantasy » Short stories
Racconto di Halloween liberamente ispirato alla leggenda di Jack O' Lantern e alla festa celtica di Samhain. Un uomo solo, di fronte al destino, di fronte alla morte, di fronte al Diavolo, I suoi pensieri, i suoi sogni, Il suo vagare errabondo, Alla ricerca del suo cammino, e della strada per il paradiso. Jack O' Lantern
The Little Big Clockmaker
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Price: Free! Words: 1,910. Language: English. Published: October 14, 2014. Category: Fiction » Children’s books » Fairy Tales & Folklore / Adaptations
(5.00 from 2 reviews)
Egan Bagley is a talented clockmaker who is about to create one of the most magnificent clocks the country has ever set its eyes on, but after a visit from a gypsy selling him a bewitched bead, things are about to turn peculiar.
The Story of Civilization: A Child's Primer of Economics
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Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 12,710. Language: American English. Published: October 10, 2014. Category: Fiction » Children’s books » Fairy Tales & Folklore / Adaptations
This story describes the progress of civilization from an economic point of view, at a level suitable for a young person.
Hunting Monsters
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Price: Free! Words: 9,220. Language: English. Published: October 7, 2014 by Book Smugglers Publishing. Category: Fiction » Children’s books » Fairy Tales & Folklore / Adaptations
Ever since she was a small girl, she has learned to be careful on the hunt, to recognize the signs that separate regular animals from human-cursed grundwirgen. On her fifteenth birthday, when her mother is arrested and made to stand trial for grundwirgen murder, everything she thought she knew about her family and her past comes crashing down.
Why Monkeys Are Cunning?
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Price: Free! Words: 60. Language: Commonwealth English. Published: September 16, 2014 by Minusnine s.c.. Category: Fiction » Children’s books » Animals
If you want to find out why monkeys are mean, if you want to know the name of a mysterious tree from the Amazon jungle, you must read "Why monkeys are cunning?". The richly illustrated words of a classic, Brazilian fairy tale will transform you and your child to the world of lianas, monkey and mysteries, and will stimulate the curiosity about the world and desire of adventure in your child.
Little Red Riding Hood
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You set the price! Words: 10. Language: American English. Published: August 5, 2014. Category: Fiction » Children’s books » Fairy Tales & Folklore / Adaptations
Little Red Riding Hood has to care for her sick Granny.
Fairy Dust (Bedtime Tale #1)
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Series: Bedtime Tales, Book 1. Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 1,980. Language: English. Published: August 2, 2014 by Wendy Scott. Category: Fiction » Children’s books » Fairy tales & fables
(5.00 from 2 reviews)
“Do you believe in fairies?” After becoming an orphan, Evelyn doesn’t believe in anything anymore, but her life changes forever when the tinkers return to the village. She’s soon embroiled in their mischief and magic. A heart-lifting tale suitable for junior readers or a perfect bedtime read by parents and grandparents for younger children.
Andie's Adventures: The Boots and the Lion
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Price: Free! Words: 4,220. Language: English. Published: August 1, 2014. Category: Fiction » Fantasy » Short stories
In this re-imagining of the classic fairy tale “Puss In Boots,” Andie is a little girl on a mission to deliver a message for a friend with the help of her magic boots.
Adams Fables
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Price: Free! Words: 6,630. Language: English. Published: August 1, 2014 by James Snow. Category: Fiction » Children’s books » Fairy tales & fables
ADAMS FABLES is colorfully illustrated with double-entendre puns and fun. The cast of playful animals gently teaches life’s lessons to the small child within everyone. EVER WONDER WHY: Coyotes howl Penguins wear tuxedoes Hummingbirds hum Cheetahs cry Giraffes have long necks Lions roar Flamingos stand on one leg Basenjis yodel And so much more.
The Princess's Pet Dragon
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Price: Free! Words: 2,420. Language: English. Published: June 20, 2014. Category: Fiction » Children’s books » Fairy Tales & Folklore / Adaptations
Princess Meadow finds herself lost in the Forbidden Forrest in the kingdom of Fourthwind. She runs into a dragon and to her surprise she befriends him. She'll have to get him out of trouble he didn't even start. The kingdom and her father King Merrick think a dragon is responsible for the havoc around the kingdom. How will one little girl prove her friend is innocent?
Gran Scotland's Shortcakes
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Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 1,580. Language: English. Published: June 14, 2014 by Springwood Emedia. Category: Fiction » Children’s books » Action & Adventure / Survival Stories
A children's story about little shortcake men and the a journey to freedom with the help of a dragonfly who helps them find sanctuary on a glen's island.
Rip Van Winkle
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Price: Free! Words: 120. Language: English. Published: June 5, 2014. Category: Fiction » Children’s books » Fairy Tales & Folklore / Adaptations
A picture fairy tale. Rip Van Winkle was a lazy man who wanted to spend his life in sleep. But he learnt that life is for living.