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A Guitar with Too Many Strings
By John Mellor
Price: Free! Words: 40,550. Language: British English. Published: April 2, 2014 by 7-books.net. Category: Fiction » Literature » Fairy tales
"Madness dances with brilliance" - a wild rock'n'roll singer, a lonely white dolphin and other strange beings work in insane concert to help a young boy find his true self. A gaunt tree leans on the sky, curiously like a guitar with too many strings; and the Angel leans on her gate, watching. - "I've never seen anything quite like this before"; "A unique & wonderful manuscript".
Old Stories
By Mozambican Writers
Price: Free! Words: 9,820. Language: English. Published: March 25, 2014. Category: Fiction » Children’s books » Fairy Tales & Folklore / Country & Ethnic
Is the Rabbit really cleverer than the Monkey? What is the moral of the story? Like other parts of the world, Mozambique has a rich oral literature of animal fables. Grandmothers still tell them to children, and the children respond in a chorus with the magical word "Karingana!"
A Story Of Life
By P. Schneider
Price: Free! Words: 5,590. Language: English. Published: March 23, 2014. Category: Fiction » Fantasy » Short stories
(5.00 from 1 review)
A Story of Life is a richly layered fable about a young girl’s coming of age as she experiences the transformation of society’s innocence. A Story of Life is brought to you by Mobile Poetry, a company dedicated to publishing quality content optimized for reading on mobile devices.
Bad Apple
By Ashley St. Clair
Price: Free! Words: 1,290. Language: English. Published: March 10, 2014. Category: Fiction » Literature » Fairy tales
0.25 star(4.33 from 3 reviews)
“Once upon a time in a kingdom now disremembered, there lived a peasant girl by the name of Jonagold. Her hair was the colour of ginger, her skin dotted with freckles, her face round and comely.” Jonagold may sound like your typical fairy tale maiden—but her outer beauty hides an inner darkness.
The Clay Head Benediction
By Marty Rafter
Price: Free! Words: 55,230. Language: English. Published: February 9, 2014. Category: Fiction » Literature » Fairy tales
Luke Kolbe is a lonely Pittsburgh apartment rental agent with big ideas inspired by his love of literature and art. Guided by his desire to create, he hides his tiny handmade sculptures in public places in hopes of inspiring other dreamers in this unpretentious lighthearted novel about humble idealism and sincere intentions in the face of ingrained suspicion.
Quality Food, Home Delivery
By Adam Hughes
Price: Free! Words: 1,230. Language: English. Published: February 2, 2014. Category: Fiction » Literature » Fairy tales
Christian had been a thorn in Judy's side ever since the foster showed up at her home three years earlier. When child protective services showed up on her doorstep, she knew the runaway Ugly Duckling was out to cause her more trouble.
Fox in the Hen House
By Mary E. Lowd
Price: Free! Words: 2,370. Language: English. Published: January 22, 2014. Category: Fiction » Literature » Literary
(5.00 from 1 review)
Can a fox kit be raised by a mother hen? Originally published in Dancing in the Moonlight: Rainfurrest 2013 Charity Anthology.
Me llamo Siba y soy una piedra
By Ana Hernández Vila
Price: Free! Words: 22,400. Language: Spanish. Published: January 14, 2014. Category: Fiction » Literature » Fairy tales
¿Quién me iba a decir a mí, como piedra que soy, que la vida pudiera regalarme novedades, quién? ¿Cómo a una milenaria como yo, podían sacudir el alma tanto los movimientos de un humano? Desde la sorpresa al terror, desde el amor a la muerte, desde el silencio al estruendo, no hay mucho ni poco, tan solo el temblor de las primeras cosas, hasta para una piedra tan normal como yo. Dejo aquí las pala
Red
By Jessie K
Price: Free! Words: 3,160. Language: English. Published: December 22, 2013. Category: Fiction » Children’s books » Fairy tales & fables
(5.00 from 2 reviews)
Red is a short fairy tale about a boy who finds love in his back yard. Red is a frog that the boy kisses and becomes a beautiful woman. The girl he has been dreaming of since he left his house for school.
The Knight and the Princess
By Matthew Gordon
Price: Free! Words: 7,880. Language: English. Published: December 14, 2013. Category: Fiction » Literature » Fairy tales
One uninterrupted gaze into the reflecting pool reveals everything there is to know about oneself. For a young knight who dreams of becoming king, and the princess who is determined to marry him, the fate of the realm unfolds before them… and nothing is what they expect.
История о Белом Голубе: Cказка о свободе
By Kunavi The Writer
Price: Free! Words: 5,620. Language: Russian. Published: December 4, 2013. Category: Fiction » Children’s books » Animals
Это история о Белом Голубе, который отправляется в полет вокруг света, в поисках таинственного вороньего гнезда, в котором, как гласит поверье, вороны прячут всех белых голубей похищенных ими. Вот почему вокруг одни только серые голуби.
The Story About White Dove: A Fairy Tale About Freedom
By Kunavi The Writer
Price: Free! Words: 6,950. Language: English. Published: October 26, 2013. Category: Fiction » Children’s books » Animals
This is a story about White Dove, who starts the flight around the world in search of the mysterious crow's nest in which, how the belief said, crows hide all white doves stolen by them. That's why there are only gray doves around.
Cinders
By Michelle D. Argyle
Price: Free! Words: 37,830. Language: English. Published: October 24, 2013. Category: Fiction » Fantasy » General
Cinderella's happily-ever-after isn't turning out the way she expected. With her fairy godmother imprisoned in the castle and a mysterious stranger haunting her dreams, Cinderella is on her own to discover true love untainted by magic.
The Eighth Square
By J. Aleksandr Wootton
Series: Fayborn, Book 2. You set the price! Words: 48,520. Language: English. Published: September 25, 2013. Category: Fiction » Young adult or teen » Fantasy
(5.00 from 4 reviews)
Fayborn, #2 - Dodging unwelcome encounters with the supernatural is making Petra Godfellow's freshman year very difficult. Emissaries from the imprisoned Faerie Queen are looking for her. Members of the Green Kingdom Militia watch her everywhere she goes. Worst of all, servants of James Oberon keep trying to kidnap her. All because they believe that Petra is a direct descendant of Robin the Puck.
The Mountain's Pride
By Joshua Robison
Price: Free! Words: 190. Language: English. Published: September 11, 2013. Category: Fiction » Literature » Fairy tales
A fable written in an Aesopian style.
Her Unwelcome Inheritance
By J. Aleksandr Wootton
Series: Fayborn, Book 1. You set the price! Words: 59,060. Language: English. Published: August 3, 2013. Category: Fiction » Young adult or teen » Fantasy
0.75 star(4.75 from 4 reviews)
Fayborn, #1 Petra Godfellow is ready – a little nervous, but ready – to grow up and leave home. She doesn't know the family secret... about the man who loved her mother, who couldn't accept that it was over... who's crazy enough to believe that he's the rightful king of Faerie. Her mother wants to keep it that way, but just after Petra's high school graduation, James Oberon finds her family again.
Gales, La Leyenda de Leureley, Vol. I
By Roberto Redondo
Price: Free! Words: 169,100. Language: Spanish. Published: August 3, 2013. Category: Fiction » Fantasy » Epic
Fantasía épica capaz de codearse con las grandes obras del género
The Path Walkers
By Ulf Wolf
Price: Free! Words: 33,940. Language: English. Published: July 18, 2013. Category: Fiction » Historical » Ancient
In the very long ago Burmese jungle two young people, of enemy tribes, are wondering the same thing: why do our old people walk the path to never return? Why don’t they stay with the village and let us take care of them? They have deserved a rest. Instead, at the behest of the Lama, once a tribal member becomes a burden to the tribe and no longer contributes, he or she must walk the path.
The Butterfly Affect
By Patrice Stanton
Price: Free! Words: 7,080. Language: English. Published: June 26, 2013. Category: Fiction » Literature » Fairy tales
Why doesn’t eight-year-old Brett’s mother understand? All she wants is a pet. Since the family first moved to Texas a few months earlier, the girl has seen nary an alligator...either from her perch, high in the SUV motoring around the Urbs or the sub-urbs, or out the back or front doors at home. Why can’t her mother just get over what happened in coastal Florida to her three precious pups?
The Magical Balloon and the Moon
By DC Wilson
Price: Free! Words: 750. Language: English. Published: June 13, 2013. Category: Fiction » Literature » Fairy tales
A whimsical tale written as a non-sensical free-verse poem. Carly meets a clown at the fair who offers her a red balloon. Carly refuses to take the balloon because it is red, she would prefer a different color. The Clown is persistant that she must explain why she does not want the balloon...while Carly is persistant in