Books tagged: fables

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Mousedeer
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Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 12,460. Language: English. Published: May 17, 2009 by Darling Newspaper Press. Category: Fiction » Children’s books » Animals
A children’s favourite in Southeast Asia for 1000 years, the little Mousedeer outsmarts jungle bullies. Each of the ten stories is self-contained, and authentic to the tradition of imparting correct behaviour. As every Mum knows, a child needs guidance. The well-proven method of centuries is employed here, read-aloud fun. Ages 4 and up.
Besop's Fables
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Price: $2.00 USD. Words: 16,090. Language: English. Published: September 1, 2009. Category: Fiction » Anthologies » Short stories - single author
Aesop Updated: The Sequel: More answers to questions you never asked: Where is Political Correctness in the 22nd. Century? Why did the Unicorn become extinct? Did Momma really know best? How do you spot a loser? Were the Good Old Days really that good? And why is the Prince of Paradoxia living on the street? Who knows? Well, you will, if you can spare $2.
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.
The Third Day
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Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 13,870. Language: English. Published: January 26, 2010. Category: Fiction » Plays & Screenplays » Middle Eastern
An Easter verse play. Not, perhaps, what the blindly devout might expect. Ordinary folk. Miracles debunked and then performed without warning on stage. Cynicism. Comedy. All of this in blank verse, not for amateur players, although perhaps, interesting for an amateur play reading group to try privately. Do not even think of a public performance without first obtaining permission. Okay?
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.
The Skin of Lions: Rwandan Folk Tales and Fables
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You set the price! Words: 2,580. Language: English. Published: January 31, 2010. Category: Fiction » Children’s books » Fairy tales & fables
This is a picture book collection from Rwanda. At one time all of the children in this book lived on the streets. The stories are from their personal experiences, traditional folk tales or creative imaginations. They continue a thousand-year-old oral tradition and speak for all of those that have been silenced. Author royalties go to the Rwanda Orphan's Project at www.rwandanorphansproject.org.
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.
The Color of the Wind: Fables for All Ages
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Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 15,550. Language: English. Published: May 11, 2010. Category: Fiction » Children’s books » Fairy tales & fables
Zany humor and deep insight highlight these fables from the animal kingdom. Author Theodore J. Nottingham offers readers of all ages a joyride through fantasies that are guaranteed to bring laughter and reflection on our relationship to Earth and to her children.This collection of contemporary fables, with its blend of amusement and wisdom, is a delight for the young and the young at heart.
In The Light Of Memory
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You set the price! Words: 18,370. Language: English. Published: May 25, 2010 by William Pascoe. Category: Fiction » Literature » Literary
A set of framed tales in the fabulist style, influenced by authors such as Calvino and Borges and antique narrative traditions. A deathless wanderer helps a boy to the end of his story.