Fiction » Children’s books » Fairy Tales & Folklore / Adaptations

The Classroom Fables: Red and Mr. Wolfe
Price: Free! Words: 2,320. Language: English. Published: May 3, 2015. Categories: Fiction » Children’s books » Fairy Tales & Folklore / Adaptations
The first story of an updated fairy tale anthology, Red and Mr. Wolfe tells the story of Red Harrison, an eleven year old sixth grader who suffers the fate of his dog eating his homework. He devises a plan to earn an extension by bringing his teacher Mrs. G. a bright red apple. The substitute Mr. Wolfe sees Red with the apple and decides he must have it, dressing like Mrs. G to try and fool Red.
Star Festival: A Novel Excerpt
Price: Free! Words: 1,170. Language: English. Published: March 28, 2015. Categories: Fiction » Children’s books » Fairy Tales & Folklore / Adaptations
A young elementary schooler finds a star creature during the Tanabata Festival.
পুতুল পরীর গল্প / Putul porir golpo (Bengali)
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 10,420. Language: Bengali. Published: March 26, 2015 by Ahsan Publication. Categories: Fiction » Children’s books » Fairy Tales & Folklore / Adaptations
অনেক দিন আগের কথা। বিশাল এক সাম্রাজ্যের বাদশাহ শাহরিয়াজ ছিলেন একজন সুন্দর মনের মানুষ। ধন-দৌলতের অভাব ছিলো না তাঁর। প্রজাদের হাসি-আনন্দের জন্য তিনি ব্যয় করতেন অঢেল টাকা-পয়সা। নিজেও আপন রাজ্যের সীমানা পেরিয়ে দেশ-বিদেশে ঘুরে বেড়াতে পছন্দ করতেন।
TheThree Little Pigs Who Rocked the House Down
Price: Free! Words: 220. Language: English. Published: March 1, 2015. Categories: Fiction » Children’s books » Fairy Tales & Folklore / Adaptations
This book is a spinoff of Three Little Pigs that focuses on the importance of music and freedom for the youth.
O Patinho Feio
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 4,080. Language: Portuguese. Published: February 20, 2015. Categories: Fiction » Young adult or teen » Fairy Tales, Fiction » Children’s books » Fairy Tales & Folklore / Adaptations
O conto “O Patinho Feio” ilustra o sentimento de que há um lugar no qual seremos compreendidos e bem recebidos. Nele, uma pata choca uma nova ninhada de lindos patinhos, exceto um deles que era grande demais, desengonçado e cinza. Enfim, era um patinho feio.Nesse conto, H. C. Andersen pede que consideremos que “ter nascido em um terreiro de patos não importa, se você eclodiu de um ovo de cisne.”
Forget-It-Not and What-A-Lot
Price: Free! Words: 610. Language: English. Published: February 11, 2015. Categories: Fiction » Children’s books » Fairy Tales & Folklore / Adaptations, Fiction » Children’s books » Social Issues / Friendship
Forget-It-Not and What-A-Lot were best friends. They did everything together. Until that time they went together to pick berries and ended up picking a fight instead.
Jared's Quest: An Unfortunate Fairy Tale Short Story
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 11,520. Language: English. Published: January 28, 2015. Categories: Fiction » Young adult or teen » Fairy Tales, Fiction » Children’s books » Fairy Tales & Folklore / Adaptations
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
Price: Free! Words: 6,070. Language: Commonwealth English. Published: January 13, 2015. Categories: 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.
Gordon's Apprentice
Price: Free! Words: 12,180. Language: American English. Published: January 13, 2015. Categories: Fiction » Fantasy » General, Fiction » Children’s books » Fairy Tales & Folklore / Adaptations
A fanciful tale about what happens when God employs a tooth fairy to cover him when he takes a holiday.
Jack’s Wagers (A Jack O’ Lantern Tale)
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 14,570. Language: English. Published: January 9, 2015. Categories: Fiction » Fantasy » Short stories, Fiction » Children’s books » Fairy Tales & Folklore / Adaptations
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 Pinocchio Complex
You set the price! Words: 2,330. Language: English. Published: December 29, 2014. Categories: Fiction » Science fiction » Short stories, Fiction » Children’s books » Fairy Tales & Folklore / Adaptations
(4.50 from 2 reviews)
“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
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 11,590. Language: English. Published: December 16, 2014 by Book Smugglers Publishing. Categories: Fiction » Children’s books » Fairy Tales & Folklore / Adaptations, Fiction » Children’s books » Historical / Middle East
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
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 5,540. Language: English. Published: December 2, 2014 by Book Smugglers Publishing. Categories: Fiction » Children’s books » Fairy Tales & Folklore / Adaptations, Fiction » Children’s books » Family / General
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: Along with Alice's Adventures in Wonderland
Price: Free! Words: 46,380. Language: English. Published: November 29, 2014 by Artisan Publishing Guild, LLC. Categories: Fiction » Children’s books » Fairy Tales & Folklore / Adaptations, Fiction » Children’s books » Imagination & Play
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)
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 13,540. Language: Italian. Published: October 18, 2014. Categories: Fiction » Fantasy » Short stories, Fiction » Children’s books » Fairy Tales & Folklore / Adaptations
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
Price: Free! Words: 1,910. Language: English. Published: October 14, 2014. Categories: Fiction » Children’s books » Fairy Tales & Folklore / Adaptations, Fiction » Fantasy » Historical
(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
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 12,710. Language: American English. Published: October 10, 2014. Categories: 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
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 9,220. Language: English. Published: October 7, 2014 by Book Smugglers Publishing. Categories: Fiction » Children’s books » Fairy Tales & Folklore / Adaptations, Fiction » Fantasy » Historical
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?
Price: Free! Words: 60. Language: Commonwealth English. Published: September 16, 2014 by Minusnine s.c.. Categories: Fiction » Children’s books » Animals, Fiction » Children’s books » Fairy Tales & Folklore / Adaptations
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
You set the price! Words: 10. Language: American English. Published: August 5, 2014. Categories: Fiction » Children’s books » Fairy Tales & Folklore / Adaptations, Fiction » Children’s books » Fairy tales & fables
Little Red Riding Hood has to care for her sick Granny.