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Persnickety's Book of Bedtime Stories
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Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 20,780. Language: English. Published: March 28, 2015. Category: Fiction » Children’s books » Fairy Tales & Folklore / Adaptations
Odd things happen when a curious cat wanders into a little girl’s favorite bedtime stories. Suddenly Goldilocks didn't jump out of the bears’ window, the Big Bad Wolf was never the villain, and the giant’s greatest treasure was neither the harp nor the hen.
Star Festival: A Novel Excerpt
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Price: Free! Words: 1,170. Language: English. Published: March 28, 2015. Category: Fiction » Children’s books » Fairy Tales & Folklore / Adaptations
A young elementary schooler finds a star creature during the Tanabata Festival.
পুতুল পরীর গল্প
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Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 10,410. Language: Bengali. Published: March 26, 2015 by Ahsan Publication. Category: 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।
The White Gloves
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Price: $1.99 USD. Words: 7,200. Language: English. Published: March 2, 2015. Category: Fiction » Children’s books » Fairy Tales & Folklore / Adaptations
(5.00 from 3 reviews)
Red Riding Hood meets the wolf again. He decides to start his dinner with the old woman who lives in the forest. However, this is no ordinary woman but the forest fairy who, having taken the form of a ewe, challenges the wolf. Frustrated by the defiance of the ewe, the wolf flees to the big city where he meets the ewe again. What follows is very exciting and so ... so heart-breaking.
TheThree Little Pigs Who Rocked the House Down
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Price: Free! Words: 220. Language: English. Published: March 1, 2015. Category: 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.
Choose Your Fairy Tale: You Are...Tortoise Triumphant (Choose Your Fairy Tale Book #3)
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Price: $1.49 USD. Words: 3,590. Language: English. Published: February 20, 2015. Category: Fiction » Children’s books » Fairy Tales & Folklore / Adaptations
Great for readers of all ages, this interactive version of the African tale "Tortoise Triumphant" puts YOU in the role of the tortoise. Select the right choice and your tale will end Happily Ever After! An entertaining and interactive way to enjoy this tale from West Africa!
O Patinho Feio
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Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 4,080. Language: Portuguese. Published: February 20, 2015. Category: Fiction » Young adult or teen » Fairy Tales
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
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Price: Free! Words: 610. Language: English. Published: February 11, 2015. Category: Fiction » Children’s books » Fairy Tales & Folklore / Adaptations
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.
Cinderella's Secret Slipper
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Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 2,820. Language: English. Published: February 6, 2015. Category: Fiction » Children’s books » Fairy Tales & Folklore / Adaptations
"Cinderella’s Secret Slipper is quite impressive and it’s highly recommended." - Readers' Favorite. This is a story of our favorite princess who more than anything else wants to wear her famous glass slippers to her son's birthday party. But she can't because her four-year-old smashed one of them in an attempt at killing a mosquito on the wall. Where is she going to get a glass slipper now?
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.
At the Museum, With Wandering Eyes
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Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 28,110. Language: English. Published: January 18, 2015 by June Kramin. Category: Fiction » Children’s books » Fairy Tales & Folklore / Adaptations
An unexpected adventure begins when Valerie and Samantha visit the Science Museum in St Paul, Minnesota. This proves to be their most complicated adventure yet, collecting objects with intriguing symbols. The most difficult part comes when they find out what they can so with them in the end.
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.
Gordon's Apprentice
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Price: Free! Words: 12,180. Language: American English. Published: January 13, 2015. Category: Fiction » Fantasy » General
A fanciful tale about what happens when God employs a tooth fairy to cover him when he takes a holiday.
Adreyane's Big Adventure
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Price: $1.99 USD. Words: 2,650. Language: English. Published: January 10, 2015. Category: Fiction » Children’s books » Fairy Tales & Folklore / Adaptations
A magical story of a little boy who enjoys adventures. Adreyane, his Uncle Cody and his stuffed dog will find themselves on an island with many secrets. Tito his talking stuffed dog, will use his powers to help them. The three of them are thrown into a story book that uncle had been reading and help to uncover the disappearances on the island.
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: Great and New American Tales. Price: $1.99 USD. Words: 4,570. Language: English. Published: January 8, 2015 by MeTime Publishing. Category: Fiction » Children’s books » Fairy Tales & Folklore / Adaptations
(5.00 from 1 review)
The Bear Wife is a American retelling of the classic story of Beauty and Beast set against the historic culture of the north eastern tribes of the American Indians.
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
(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
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Price: $0.99 USD. 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: $0.99 USD. 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: Along with Alice's Adventures in Wonderland
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Price: Free! Words: 46,380. 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...