Books tagged: fable

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Singing Wind
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Price: Free! Words: 8,550. Language: English. Published: March 11, 2009. Category: Fiction » Children’s books » Fairy tales & fables
Short Story. The tale of a very beautiful young girl, who discovers that beauty can bring its own problems. When she is kidnapped by a cruel witch who envies her, she finds that no one has the courage to help her escape, except for the boy who loves her. This short story is loosely based on a Native American folk tale.
The Land of Fear
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Price: Free! Words: 9,090. Language: English. Published: March 11, 2009. Category: Fiction » Children’s books » Fairy tales & fables
Short Story. When her village is about to be destroyed by an invading army that demands a mountain of gold before sunrise, Elisabeth decides to take it upon herself to get it for them. She enters a mysterious and forbidding forest in search of a rumored treasure, but what she finds there is completely different than what she expected. Short Story.
Island Child
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Price: Free! Words: 1,410. Language: English. Published: October 29, 2009. Category: Fiction » Young adult or teen » Fantasy
Lopaka is angry at the loss of his home. He blames Pele, the fire goddess, for the lava flow that took his village. But Lopaka lives on the island of Hawaii where it is hard to avoid Pele.
Solar Girl and Lunar Boy
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Price: $4.00 USD. Words: 4,810. Language: English. Published: November 16, 2009. Category: Fiction » Children’s books » Fiction
Solar Girl and Lunar Boy is a delightful collection of children stories that taps into their personal inner light to vanquish fear of the unknown (Solar Girl); humorously transforms a common experience from sadness to joy (No Smiling On Wednesdays); breaks stereotypes and teaches earthquake safety in Quake, Shake and Roll; and explores the world of ants and the environment, in As Precious As Gold.
Kamini and the Secret Pool
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You set the price! Words: 1,500. Language: English. Published: December 30, 2009. Category: Fiction » Children’s books » Fairy tales & fables
Kamini is one of the prettiest teens in her village in India, but three jealous girls have a plan to humiliate her. The girls trick Kamini into throwing her jewels into a river. As Kamini wishes for her jewels back, a hole appears in the water, and a voice calls her to come get her jewels. Kamini then discovers a secret cave, a mysterious old woman, and a dangerous crocodile.
Chasing Illusions
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Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 50,680. Language: English. Published: January 28, 2010. Category: Fiction » Literature » Fairy tales
A lonely crow takes a trip beyond the world of illusions in search of the legendary Howard Christy Crow. Dragons, Crows, Fanciful Creatures! Each with a story to tell about the lessons that bring the searching soul just that much closer to that ever-elusive thing called wisdom. 8 Original Fables One Fantastic Journey From adolescent crushes to heart-wrenching adult decisions.
Misty Valley
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Price: $2.00 USD. Words: 920. Language: English. Published: February 17, 2010. Category: Fiction » Children’s books » Fairy tales & fables
Misty Valley is a short rhyming magical tale of a boy who adventures off one morning to the dark scary wood inspite of the crying and howling that goes on throughout the night, to collected nuts, fruits, and berries in the most unique way. Discover how Christy saves the valley from the horror of the darkest night.
The Flower and the Tree
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Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 11,260. Language: English. Published: February 22, 2010. Category: Fiction » Children’s books » Fairy tales & fables
The Flower and the Tree is a fable for all ages, showing that all lifetimes, no matter how "long," are really the same: one. Here a tree, to whom a day is just a tiny sliver of his life, becomes friends with a flower, to whom the day is his whole life, from birth to death.
The Forester's Helper
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Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 2,410. Language: English. Published: March 6, 2010. Category: Fiction » Literature » Fairy tales
The Celtic story of old, "The Goose Girl" has been a favorite for hundreds of years. After reading the story I found it difficult to understand. This is my version of the several hundred year old fable. Now it is a very easy read for young folks who take our electronic world for granted. They too will be able to understand the message that the wise old story tellers of yesteryear were conveying.
The Fruit Tree
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Price: Free! Words: 1,120. Language: English. Published: March 22, 2010. Category: Fiction » Children’s books » Fairy tales & fables
This is a very short story, or perhaps more a fable, designed especially for school aged children dealing with bullies and learning about responsibility. This short story has a moral, or perhaps is moral, something not found often. This entertaining piece may be just what the doctor ordered.