Books tagged: african folklore

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Ansheniu Rise
Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 80,010. Language: English. Published: March 15, 2011. Categories: Fiction » Young adult or teen » Fantasy
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A Magical Metamorphic Tale of Adventure and Friendship. Ansheniu Rise is book one of a fantasy fiction series based on Caribbean and African folklore.
Faerie Tale (The Unfinished Song Serial)
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 30,390. Language: English. Published: September 23, 2011. Categories: Fiction » Fantasy » Epic
Long ago, the humans all but wiped out the Aelfae, fairest and wisest of the High Fae. The remaining faeries have never forgotten, or forgiven.
Frayed: A Madison Lark Novella
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 37,280. Language: English. Published: November 24, 2011. Categories: Fiction » Fantasy » Paranormal, Fiction » Fantasy » Urban
When a deadly faction begins abducting supernatural teens for excruciating experiments, Fray, a leopard shapeshifter, and a crew of unlikely allies must rescue them before they are dissected alive. Fray is willing to go all the way to keep her world safe, until the ultimate sacrifice forces her to change everything. Her most shocking discovery: Everyone's human. At least a little..
Flight Of The Eland
Price: $2.00 USD. Words: 4,580. Language: English. Published: March 20, 2013. Categories: Fiction » Children’s books » Fiction, Fiction » Adventure » General
Read the story about a young San boy, as he undertakes a mystical journey to learn about how his people came to be.
Dance
Price: Free! Words: 580. Language: English. Published: June 6, 2014. Categories: Fiction » Children’s books » Fiction
A descriptive narrative about a girl whose love for music and fun lead her to change her destiny and the world.
WHY THE HARE HAS A SLIT NOSE - Issue 2 in the Baba Indaba Children's Stories
Series: Baba Indaba Children's Stories, Book 2. Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 1,840. Language: Commonwealth English. Published: April 10, 2016 by Abela Publishing. Categories: Fiction » Children’s books » Fairy Tales & Folklore / Country & Ethnic
In Issue 2 of the Baba Indaba Children's Stories, Baba Indaba tells the ancient African tale of how the hare came to have a slit nose. The story also tells pf how the moon came to receive the scratches on her face and why children should not fight.
ANANSI AND THE LION - Issue 6 in the Baba Indaba Children's Stories
Series: Baba Indaba Children's Stories, Book 6. Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 1,910. Language: English. Published: April 10, 2016 by Abela Publishing. Categories: Fiction » Children’s books » Fairy tales & fables
In issue 6 of the Baba Indaba children's Stories, Baba Indaba narrates the Anansi story about how Anansi, the West African trickster spider, tricks Mr Lion into doing something he would not ordinarily do. So well run is the trick that Mr Lion has to beg help from passers by to extricate himself from his predicament.
TWO ANANSI STORIES - Issue 7 in the Baba Indaba Children's Stories
Series: Baba Indaba Children's Stories, Book 7. Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 960. Language: Commonwealth English. Published: April 10, 2016 by Abela Publishing. Categories: Fiction » Children’s books » Fairy tales & fables
In issue 7 of the Baba Indaba children's Stories, Baba Indaba narrates two more Anansi stories about the mischievous antics of Anansi the West African trickster spider. The stories are – WHY THE JACK-SPANIARD'S WAIST IS SMALL and THE KING AND THE ANT'S TREE.
THE LOST MESSAGE - Issue 10 in the Baba Indaba Children's Stories
Series: Baba Indaba Children's Stories, Book 10. Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 1,160. Language: Commonwealth English. Published: April 10, 2016 by Abela Publishing. Categories: Fiction » Children’s books » Fairy tales & fables
In issue 10 of the Baba Indaba children's Stories, Baba Indaba narrates the African story of The Lost Message. The King of the Insects sends a message to all the varieties of ants showing them how to work together in harmony. But the message is lost along the way with disastrous results. Read the story to find out what these consequences were.
THE GIRL FROM THE EARLY RACE WHO MADE THE STARS - Issue 16 in the Baba Indaba Children's Stories
Series: Baba Indaba Children's Stories. You set the price! Words: 1,780. Language: Commonwealth English. Published: April 11, 2016 by Abela Publishing. Categories: Fiction » Children’s books » Fairy Tales & Folklore / Country & Ethnic
In issue 16 of the Baba Indaba Children's Stories, Baba Indaba narrates the San Bushman tale of THE GIRL FROM THE EARLY RACE WHO MADE THE STARS. This story has echos of the Zulu story “The Stars and the Road of Stars” book 1 in the Baba Indaba Children’s Stories which tells of a maiden who created the stars and the Milky Way.