Books tagged: fable

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Where the Grass is Greenest
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Series: ShadowGrimm. Price: Free! Words: 2,720. Language: English. Published: September 9, 2012. Category: Fiction » Fantasy » Contemporary
Tom Bowler's story is #22 in Clive's ShadowGrimm series of modern folk and fairy tales. Where the Grass is Greenest is a gentle meditation on one man's life-long quest to find the "right one".
Where There's a Will
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Series: ShadowGrimm. Price: Free! Words: 5,270. Language: English. Published: September 9, 2012. Category: Fiction » Fantasy » Contemporary
Where There's a Will is the final tale (#23) in Clive's ShadowGrimm series of modern folk and fairy tales. If you live by the internet then prepare to die by the internet, especially when you forsake kith and kin for cyber gratification.
Crescent Moon Parables
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Price: $1.00 USD. Words: 11,390. Language: Commonwealth English. Published: September 13, 2012. Category: Nonfiction » Children's Books » Animals
Crescent Moon Parables is a collection of short stories that illustrates important lessons about life. Some basic rules of life that we know but often overlook. Rules that, should we be aware of them, can make life so much easier, and prevent us from making some obvious mistakes in life.
The Rooster and the Caterpillar
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Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 2,880. Language: English. Published: September 15, 2012 by Blacklight Design. Category: Fiction » Cultural & ethnic themes » Cultural interest, general
The short story is a twist between a modern fable and a post literary creation. Interesting as structure and as composition, it brings a good deal of wisdom in a changing tone, from hilarious to dead grave. Short and spicy reading.
Daybreak
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Price: Free! Words: 3,140. Language: English. Published: September 24, 2012. Category: Fiction » Science fiction » Short stories
In the eternal battle between light and dark, the time may come when there will be no more daybreak.
Wexford Tales: Artful
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Price: Free! Words: 3,010. Language: Commonwealth English. Published: September 28, 2012. Category: Fiction » Historical » Medieval
Although unknown by his face or apparel on his arrival in any town, word of the storyteller’s wondrous tales pass from mouth to ear, and a welcome is guaranteed…
ブタ、馬、ナマズ:A Pig, a Horse, and a Catfish
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Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 480. Language: Japanese. Published: October 3, 2012. Category: Fiction » Young adult or teen » Social Issues
これは英語で先ず昔話風に書かれた物語を日本語に著者が翻訳したもので、狩りが大好きな人間がどう言うきっかけで農業を始め、その後、長い日照りという思い掛けない危機に直面した際それをどう乗り越えて家族と共に生き残ったかという筋書きの本である。子供達にも解りやすく、おとぎ話的に書かれているので、哲学的でありながら読みやすい、親子一緒に読書を楽しめる著者創作のイラスト入りの作品である。 This is a Japanese language edition of A Pig, a Horse, and a Catfish by the multilingual author who wrote the original version in English and translated the text into Japanese.(See PDF file for furigana.)
The Adventures of Bumpen The Knight
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Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 5,390. Language: English. Published: October 6, 2012. Category: Fiction » Children’s books » Stories in Verse
The Adventures of Bumpen The Knight tells the tale of a magically animate suit of armor, brought to life by a wizard for the purpose of warding off the various monsters which frequent children's bedrooms. Alternating between prose and brilliantly rhymed verse, this story has something to offer for readers young and old, and truly comes to life when read aloud.
Forbidden Wings, A Mermaid's Story
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Price: $1.99 USD. Words: 12,350. Language: English. Published: October 21, 2012. Category: Fiction » Fantasy » General
Nadeea is shorter than other Mermaids. Tormented by them, she wishes she could fly away with her fairy friends. Sir Cecil and Sadie Squarette take her to the home of the Damselflies who may have wings for her. Gwitihn, the Goat Witch, threatens her when Nadeea tries to save the Queen. When the Mers are captured by evil Sea Lions, she must decide: Will she wait for her wings or rescue the Mers?
For the Benefit of Mr. Kite
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Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 1,560. Language: English. Published: October 23, 2012. Category: Fiction » Christian » Classical & allegory
A kite recounts his tale of foolishness in his quest for true freedom.