Books tagged: fairytale retold

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The Troll's Belt
Price: $2.97 USD. Words: 15,240. Language: English. Published: December 12, 2011. Categories: Fiction » Young adult or teen » Fantasy, Fiction » Fantasy » Epic
Young Brys Arnsson digs himself into trouble. Bad trouble. Tricked by a troll in J.M. Ney-Grimm’s richly imagined North-lands, Brys must dig himself and his best friend back out of danger. But that requires courage . . . and self-honesty. Traits Brys lacks at depth. A twist on a classic, THE TROLL'S BELT builds from humor-threaded conflict to white-knuckle suspense.
Troll-magic
Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 169,740. Language: English. Published: December 28, 2011. Categories: Fiction » Young adult or teen » Fantasy, Fiction » Fantasy » Epic
(4.50)
Accursed Prince Kellor wrestles with the challenges of beast form. A childhood friend holds the key to his escape. But charming Elle will be no easy task. She faces her own dilemmas. Can she realize her musical promise and unravel Kellor's curse? Across a stunning landscape, the two engage a potent enemy in a lethal battle of wills. Fighting against a nightmare pales beside fighting for a dream.
Rainbow's Lodestone
Series: Lodestone Tales. Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 8,450. Language: English. Published: July 21, 2012. Categories: Fiction » Fantasy » Historical, Fiction » Fantasy » Epic
A lost birthright and unending agony. On whim, the rainbow’s child falls to earth, where a cruel adversary takes advantage of her innocence. Can she reclaim her thunder-swept heavens? Must she dwindle and die? This transcendent short story of J.M. Ney-Grimm’s troll-ridden North-lands explores how inner freedom creates outer opportunities. Earth trumps heaven until ancient music plays.
Star-drake
Series: Lodestone Tales. Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 8,470. Language: English. Published: October 30, 2012. Categories: Fiction » Fantasy » Historical, Fiction » Fantasy » Epic
Gefnen-herald to Koschey the Deathless-hunts life. When the piercing scent of youth tingles his senses, Gefnen focuses his chase. The prey-a boy-lacks guardians strong enough to best a troll. But other seekers tilt chances in this game. Spirit of storm, poignant memories, and something more ancient than memory or wind shape looming tumult. Gefnen hunts victory, but a darker victory hunts him.
Perilous Chance
Price: $2.97 USD. Words: 12,430. Language: English. Published: December 21, 2012. Categories: Fiction » Young adult or teen » Fantasy, Fiction » Fantasy » Historical
Clary needs a miracle, but wonders rarely step forth to solve life's problems. While her mama lies wearily abed and her papa spends the day . . . elsewhere, Clary struggles. Then she visits a bramble-grown quarry. Hidden there, her miracle awaits: a miracle of razor-sharp talons, world-shaking magic, and ravenous hunger. When it cracks the egg, can Clary survive? Something wondrous this way comes!
A Knot of Trolls
Price: $7.99 USD. Words: 70,900. Language: English. Published: February 19, 2014. Categories: Fiction » Fantasy » Epic, Fiction » Fantasy » Historical
North-lands spellcasters who reach too boldly for power transform into trolls - grotesque villains wielding a potent magic and destined for madness. A KNOT OF TROLLS features seven of these evildoers, each pursuing a unique design for troubling their neighbors. Across the ages of the world, ordinary youths must rise to the challenges laid down by trolls. Destiny and hope lie in the balance.
The Red Headphones
Price: Free! Language: English. Published: March 30, 2014. Categories: Fiction » Children’s books » Fairy Tales & Folklore / Adaptations
(5.00)
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.
The Pinocchio Complex
You set the price! Words: 2,330. Language: English. Published: December 29, 2014. Categories: Fiction » Science fiction » Short stories, Fiction » Children’s books » Fairy Tales & Folklore / Adaptations
(4.50)
“The Pinocchio Complex,” is a 2000 word retelling of Pinocchio as a science fiction story with robots on Mars. The short story was previously sold in 2012 to Cosmos.