Books tagged: fairytales

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How to Become a Hero
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Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 48,640. Language: English. Published: October 27, 2011 by Mike Hockney. Category: Nonfiction » Self-improvement » Motivation and inspiration
Everyone can become a hero. We have an inbuilt program for it, but few choose to activate it or know where to begin. Learn about your inner hero in terms of Jungian and Freudian psychology, creative writing theory, the theory of sympathetic magic, NLP and Nietzsche. Is the Self our soul, and does it have a direct connection to God? Is The Matrix the ultimate hero tale, and Neo the supreme hero?
On the Path
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Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 6,000. Language: English. Published: November 10, 2011. Category: Fiction » Fantasy » General
Tan is just another farmer, following the path, when the seal on his soul-powered plow bursts, causing a mass exodus of ghosts from the reincarnation engine. But everything changes for Tan and his wife, Heng, once the freed ghost of Tan's uncle decides he's had enough of his ghostly half-life and takes over Heng's body.
Returning My Sister's Face and Other Far Eastern Tales of Whimsy and Malice
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Price: $6.99 USD. Words: 59,620. Language: English. Published: November 30, 2011. Category: Fiction » Literature » Fairy tales
Enchantment, peril and romance pervade the shadowy Far East. In these dozen stories of adventure and magic from the Orient, a maiden encounters an oni demon in the forest, a bride discovers her mother-in-law is a fox woman, a samurai must appease his sister's angry ghost, and dark and light are two sides of harmony. A striking debut collection from Eugie Foster.
The Beautiful Thing: Fairytales Retold
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Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 15,770. Language: English. Published: March 4, 2012. Category: Fiction » Fantasy » Short stories
A prince is caught between the doldrums of duty and the joys of (a most improper) love. A young woman sets no stock in all that dying-for-love nonsense, and woe betide the anguished knight who tries to brood at her. And a little girl observes more of life, love, and regret than anyone would have thought to expect from a clever and vengeful witch. Three old stories given new shapes.
Fairish & The One-Eyed Goatherd
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Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 7,590. Language: English. Published: March 5, 2012. Category: Fiction » Humor & comedy » General
Beauty(of 'and the Beast'-type fame)'s okay-looking older sister Fairish gets her own potential fairytale. It doesn't go too well. Featuring a heroine who really likes to say 'screw you,' a hero who knows how to rock an eyepatch, adventure, danger, random dragons, and all the goats you could possibly dream of. And then some. Seriously. There are just too many goats.
Some Sugar
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Price: Free! Words: 2,260. Language: English. Published: March 7, 2012. Category: Fiction » Fantasy » Short stories
A Fairish and Goat tale. Sparkly the dragon eats some bad troll. Naturally, this leads to profound conversation. Unnaturally, Fairish is beginning to not entirely loathe the one-eyed goatherd she's bound to for all eternity ...
Frozen Reflection
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Series: The Crystal Garden Saga, Book 1. Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 45,970. Language: English. Published: March 26, 2012. Category: Fiction » Young adult or teen » Fairy Tales
Bianca Flynn thought she was a regular girl living a normal life. Instead upon her sixteenth birthday her world was flipped upside down. Thrown into a world that she believed was merely a dream she is sent on a quest to break a curse that had befallen the lands. As she battles to determine dream from reality she finds herself questioning her own identity.
Alice in Realityland
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Series: Modern Fairytale Twists. Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 41,920. Language: English. Published: April 14, 2012 by Kathryn Long. Category: Fiction » Young adult or teen » Fantasy
Alice Patelli is too tall, too clumsy, too shy, too weirdly everything that's unpopular. She has one good friend and lots of optimism. But is that enough to turn life around and make her happy? It takes getting hit in the head with a ball and dreaming of a strangely scary and wonderful world to give Alice the chance for an adventure to make life and love what it should be. Perfectly happy.
Bedtime Stories for Little Kids
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Price: $5.99 USD. Words: 10,880. Language: English. Published: May 8, 2012. Category: Fiction » Children’s books » Fairy tales & fables
14 short stories to captivate young readers. A lost puppy. A brave tugboat. A dancing building. A talking tree. A little star that gets lost. A shy seagull. A teddy bear's special trip. These are some of the enchanting nursery stories in this special collection for young children.
Circe's Pool
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Price: Free! Words: 3,090. Language: English. Published: June 2, 2012. Category: Fiction » Fantasy » Short stories
The water nymphs love their crystal pavilion and the sparkling waters flowing through it. So much so they can't be bothered to fulfill their bargain with Circe, the island's sorceress. It's time the pleasure seeking,comfort loving creatures are taught a lesson. And who better than a sorceress to give it to them?