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Frank The Friendly Ogre
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Price: Free! Words: 890. Language: English. Published: August 11, 2012. Category: Fiction » Children’s books » Fairy tales & fables
(4.82 from 11 reviews)
Frank knew he didn’t belong in the swamp. He’s never been like the other ogres. He’s clean and polite, and they... Well, they’re not. So, one day, Frank set off in to the world to find somewhere he could belong.
The Hare and The Tortoise - A modern fable
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Price: Free! Words: 1,050. Language: Commonwealth English. Published: August 6, 2012. Category: Fiction » Children’s books » Fairy tales & fables
(5.00 from 1 review)
This modern day fable looks at the story of "the hare and the tortoise" in a new light. A rabbit is challenged to a race by a tortoise. Who will win? Will 'slow and steady' win or is it 'swift and steady wins the race'?
Embremere (Tales of Embremere, Book 1)
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Series: Tales of Embremere, Book 1. Price: Free! Words: 43,820. Language: English. Published: August 5, 2012. Category: Fiction » Children’s books » Fairy tales & fables
The majestic city of Embremere had been built on an immense platform high above the surface of the lake, with the poor and criminal element creating their own society below it in a world they called The Under. Into this world, Grivvin Lo'Rynin is exiled. Can Grivvin survive in this strange land and unlock the secrets of Wychan magic to seek revenge on the nobles that branded him useless?
Fiddlebug's First Day
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Series: Fiddlebug and Friends, Book 1. Price: Free! Words: 3,930. Language: English. Published: August 2, 2012. Category: Fiction » Children’s books » Fairy tales & fables
A fairy tale that starts with a sneeze? What could come of that? Meet Fiddlebug! He's just hatched from a rather unique egg and on his way across the meadow with a very rumbly tummy. Fiddlebug's first day is filled with discoveries of all kinds, but in the end it's all about love. Snuggle up with your own Little One and get ready to show them how magic a good story can be!
Ellington Owl's Awesome Birthday
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Series: Reginald P. Lizard, Book 1. Price: Free! Words: 6,640. Language: English. Published: August 1, 2012. Category: Fiction » Children’s books » Fairy tales & fables
(5.00 from 1 review)
A complete adventure story, not just a teaser. This is a kid-safe story—there is no profanity. You might even enjoy it as a grown-up. In fact, the book lend itself well to parents who want to read to their children. There are many examples of light conflicts and resolutions that a parent can use to address a child's fears and/or teach values.
Enter: Ten Tales for Tweens - Fantastic Short Stories for Middle Grade Readers
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Price: Free! Words: 43,900. Language: English. Published: July 30, 2012. Category: Fiction » Children’s books » Short Stories
(4.00 from 1 review)
In this collection of stories from ten groundbreaking authors of fiction for 9-12 year olds, explore new worlds and discover the surprises that lie just beneath the surface of everyday places. In these tales include: -The horrifying truth behind the tapping on a boy's window. -Priscilla the Great's hilarious summer camp revenge. -Kian's struggle with loyalty & his birthright. And many more!
The Stone Shepherd's Son
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Price: Free! Words: 11,930. Language: American English. Published: July 25, 2012. Category: Fiction » Children’s books » Fairy tales & fables
Once upon a time--today, specifically--there was a shepherd of stones and his son. It's time for the lad to seek his fortune in the big city. But the big city is abuzz: the tin princess and the silver queen have gone missing, and the golden king is desperately worried. The stone shepherd's son begins his quest. But the ladies are hardly helpless, thank you, and there's other business needs doing.
The Music Maker
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Price: Free! Words: 4,280. Language: English. Published: July 21, 2012. Category: Fiction » Children’s books » Fairy tales & fables
Can you hear the melody from the Music Maker's box? Or have you forgotten to listen, your heart under lock? The Music Maker waits in the Market spinning songs. Hoping for a listener, a lover to come along. A fable for children and those who once so were, the Music Maker will delight all who are willing to have heard.
Zosia, Muchomor i Srebrna Pajęczyna
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You set the price! Words: 21,980. Language: Polish. Published: July 19, 2012. Category: Fiction » Children’s books » Fairy tales & fables
Dlaczego Muchomor z prześlicznym, czerwonym w białe groszki płaszczykiem uparcie wędruje z Zosią, Pszczołą, Mrówką i Motylem? Przecież wszyscy uważają, że jest tylko przeszkodą w ich trudnej i dalekiej wędrówce. Przecież wszyscy mu dokuczają.
Two New Fairytales
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Price: Free! Words: 2,860. Language: British English. Published: July 8, 2012. Category: Fiction » Children’s books » Fairy tales & fables
Great fun for kids of all ages, these two short stories are not traditional fairytales but like most fairytales, they offer lessons for life, with a little magic and darkness thrown in.
СКАЗКА О ЛУННОМ ЛУЧИКЕ
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Price: Free! Words: 250. Language: Russian. Published: June 28, 2012. Category: Fiction » Children’s books » Fairy tales & fables
(5.00 from 1 review)
Эту сказку написал мальчик, живущий в хосписе, - Мишка, ему 12 лет. С прошлой осени он "отказной" у врачей. Он написал ее на школьный литературный конкурс, но это не так важно. "...Важно, что он хочет, чтобы его сказку читали.
The World Beneath The Waves
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Price: Free! Words: 2,180. Language: English. Published: June 27, 2012. Category: Fiction » Children’s books » Fairy tales & fables
(5.00 from 2 reviews)
Ethan Andrews may seem like an ordinary boy. He likes to play video games and hates taking showers. When Ethan becomes obsessed over the ocean his mom knows that the time has come to get Ethan to the once place she had always hoped she wouldn't have to take him. Ethan and his mom tell you their story in their own words. His mother also has an important plea for you. Will you help her?
Dragon Tamer
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Price: Free! Words: 3,550. Language: English. Published: June 15, 2012. Category: Fiction » Young adult or teen » Fantasy
There is a dragon on the rampage. Thirty-five Knights have tried to stop it and all have failed. Will Knight Morgan of Fairwinds be able to conquer the dragon and win the chest of gold to help the poor of his shire? With so many depending on the Knight, Knight Morgan has no choice except to stand before the dragon
The Magic Meadow
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Price: Free! Words: 2,650. Language: English. Published: May 31, 2012. Category: Fiction » Children’s books » Fairy tales & fables
(5.00 from 1 review)
On a hill surrounded by a meadow of flowers you'll find a poor peasant family. The family is hungry but with no money to buy food what can they do? The flowers in the meadow arent just beautiful, they're magical. Can they help the poor peasants get food yet not be seen in the process?
The Squirrels of Summer
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Price: Free! Words: 1,300. Language: English. Published: May 22, 2012. Category: Fiction » Children’s books » Fairy tales & fables
(5.00 from 3 reviews)
Book 1 of the Obee Adventure Series Obee the squirrel would rather play and have fun then hunt for food to save for winter. When winter rolls around what will Obee do when the first snows blanket the forest?
Obee's Nutty Adventure
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Price: Free! Words: 590. Language: English. Published: May 22, 2012. Category: Fiction » Children’s books » Fairy tales & fables
(3.60 from 5 reviews)
Book 2 of the Obee Adventure Series Obee the squirrel is on his morning errand when he comes accross a hawk in trouble. Does Obee dare to help the hawk and risk becoming breakfast or does he turn his back on someone in trouble?
The Jungle Mess
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Price: Free! Words: 1,020. Language: English. Published: May 22, 2012. Category: Fiction » Children’s books » Fairy tales & fables
(5.00 from 2 reviews)
Emma's mom wants her to clean her room. Emma doesn't want to, until suddenly she finds she is not alone.
Consumption of the Hampires
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Price: Free! Words: 11,260. Language: English. Published: May 5, 2012. Category: Fiction » Children’s books » Fairy tales & fables
Granny Which Witch's original whopper as related to the author by the groom. Some people are more than they seem. Some are much worse. Some people are exactly as they appear, and they're often the worst sort. The groomsman is convinced to lead a rabble in arms to throw off the shackles of vampiric tyranny. All goes better than expected until he is appointed to find new royalty to replace them.
Lenny and the Underwater World
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Price: Free! Words: 4,140. Language: English. Published: April 19, 2012. Category: Fiction » Children’s books » Short Stories
Lenny takes an instant dislike to the woman his mother hires to teach him piano. But he realizes the situation is far, far worse when a piano arrives and the strangest things happen…
The Tale of One Tree
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Price: Free! Words: 3,720. Language: English. Published: April 19, 2012. Category: Fiction » Children’s books » Fairy tales & fables
One Tree was not tall like all the other trees in the forest... One day, after a very stormy night, during which several trees had been damaged and at least two had fallen, a tall, battered pine whispered to One Tree; “we don’t know why you stay here..." Unwanted, One Tree sets off, in the company of an owl, to find a land where there are no trees, no forests...