Books tagged: fairytale retellings

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Millers' Tales
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Price: $1.99 USD. Words: 94,820. Language: English. Published: March 7, 2011. Category: Fiction » Literature » Literary
In a burgeoning metropolis, on the cusp of a new century, Helen and George Miller live what no one would consider "fairy tale" lives. Sold by their parents to a mysterious dwarf, they escape, only to be captured and imprisoned by a sadistic old fortuneteller, who runs a candy shop and freakshow at a seaside amusement park. With the aid of Bernard the Wolf Boy, they escape again, but not unscathed.
Beautiful Monster
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You set the price! Words: 60,040. Language: English. Published: March 24, 2011. Category: Fiction » Young adult or teen » Fairy Tales
"I am told it is wonderful to be beautiful. That there is nothing better in the world than a pretty face. But I disagree. People are blinded by beauty. When they look at me, it is all they see."
Never Ever After: Three Short Stories
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You set the price! Words: 9,670. Language: English. Published: December 31, 2012. Category: Fiction » Fantasy » Short stories
Three previously published fantasy short stories by Ruth Nestvold: "A Serca Tale," "King Orfeigh," and "Happily Ever Awhile." "Happily Ever Awhile": Everyone knows the story of the filthy girl who married the prince by not bleeding into a glass slipper. But what happened to Ellie after the happy ending?
The Red Headphones
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Price: Free! Language: English. Published: March 30, 2014. Category: Fiction » Children’s books » Fairy Tales & Folklore / Adaptations
In this retelling of the classic fairytale "The Red Shoes", by Hans Christian Andersen, a spoiled boy, Will, throws a tantrum so his mother can buy him some red headphones. He quickly learns they are cursed and can't stop dancing. Even worse, he's a terrible dancer. Will must learn an important lesson about the important things in life; before this curse can be lifted he can finally stop dancing.
Black Apples: 18 New Fairytales
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Price: $6.99 USD. Words: 80,680. Language: English. Published: May 31, 2014 by Belladonna Publishing. Category: Fiction » Anthologies » Short stories - multi-author
Strip the fairytale princesses of their petticoats and tiaras, and what you have left are the Black Apples. This collection offers eighteen new dark and delicious fairytales, some exploring the classic tales, others presenting brand new ones.
Daughter of the Red Dawn
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Series: The Lost Kingdom of Fallada. Price: Free! Words: 71,990. Language: English. Published: September 8, 2014 by Elise Marion. Category: Fiction » Young adult or teen » Fantasy
A lost princess, they call her, the catalyst for a war involving a world that Selena was taken from as a child. An evil queen obsessed with her own beauty with a plan to enslave the human race.…the notion seems so silly, yet Selena knows in her heart that it is true. Then there is Titus, the shape shifter whose blue eyes and claims of destiny hold her heart captive.
Beyond the Iron Gate (A Lost Kingdom of Fallada Novella)
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Series: The Lost Kingdom of Fallada. Price: $1.99 USD. Words: 42,720. Language: English. Published: September 22, 2014 by Elise Marion. Category: Fiction » Fantasy » Paranormal
In the hills of Shropshire, England, just miles from the gate separating the village of Ludlow from the world of mystical creatures, farmer’s daughter Zara Wells longs for answers. There is something inside of her, something touched by magic that longs to know more about what lies on the other side of the gate.
Rise of the Tide
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Series: The Lost Kingdom of Fallada. Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 82,100. Language: English. Published: November 16, 2014 by Elise Marion. Category: Fiction » Young adult or teen » Fantasy
Everything changes when Phaedra’s boat goes down in a storm. Luckily, Phaedra survives, finding herself in a world beyond anything she could ever imagine. Not only does she discover that she is a Mermaid shifter of the underwater kingdom of Zenun, but the kingdom of Fallada—where fairytale creatures live and breathe—is depending on her.
Tempest's Fury
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Series: The Lost Kingdom of Fallada. Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 77,110. Language: English. Published: February 28, 2015 by Elise Marion. Category: Fiction » Young adult or teen » Fantasy
Gretchen Thomas isn’t exactly princess material. She’s not thin, perky, graceful, or refined. So, when a mysterious man claiming to be from another world appears, telling her that she’s royalty, her first instinct is to laugh in his face. However, his assertion that she’s from this strange parallel realm rings true—especially given the freakish abilities she’s had since childhood.