Books tagged: folktale

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The Old Woman in the Shoe Moves, Storybook One
Price: Free! Words: 250. Language: English. Published: March 15, 2012. Categories: Fiction » Children’s books » Fairy Tales & Folklore / Adaptations, Fiction » Children’s books » Nursery Rhymes
(4.50)
The Old Woman in the Shoe moves to several very different homes, before realizung that there is no place like home.
Leipreachán
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 3,140. Language: English. Published: March 16, 2012 by Black Shire Publishing. Categories: Fiction » Fantasy » Short stories, Fiction » Holiday » Adventure
The worst day of the year, March 17th, dawned bright and beautiful. After a cruel twist, March 17th may be the day to save his sanity. Warning: Leipreacháns.
A Rain Of Birds
Price: Free! Words: 4,040. Language: English. Published: March 22, 2012. Categories: Fiction » Children’s books » Fairy Tales & Folklore / Country & Ethnic, Fiction » Children’s books » Nature & the Natural World / Weather
PS Wright has plagiarized another of Granny Which's tales. This time, a bit of a family tall tale has turned up in the wrong universe. When a couple of youngsters wander along the river, they have an odd encounter and experience some most unusual weather. Lucky for Augustus Deforest, May has brought along her umbrella. The wily old catfish known as grey beard doesn't stand a chance.
Wade and Butcher
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 18,510. Language: English. Published: April 16, 2012. Categories: Fiction » Anthologies » Horror
Short stories and poems of terror intended for preteens, teens, and young adults.
Crocodile, Crocodile
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 50. Language: English. Published: May 27, 2012. Categories: Fiction » Children’s books » Fairy Tales & Folklore / Adaptations
In this folktale from India the crocodile tries to outwit the monkey, but the monkey is just too smart for him. How do the crocodile and the monkey trick each other? The story of their tricks is told with first grade level basic sight words,and illustrated in colorful comic format. The beginning reader and the accomplished reader will enjoy this folktale
The Word Dealer
Price: Free! Words: 3,230. Language: English. Published: June 26, 2012. Categories: Fiction » Fantasy » Short stories
(5.00)
Pieter loves Caroline with all his heart. Caroline doesn't love Pieter at all. But like all good merchant's sons, Pieter likes to trade, especially with Caroline as the prize. The Word Dealer is keen on a bargain too - so who will best the other?
Radiance
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 7,350. Language: English. Published: July 11, 2012 by Liana Mir. Categories: Fiction » Fantasy » Short stories, Fiction » Anthologies » Short stories - single author
Iron into gold, anger into love, grief into song: a world where all things are possible. A young noble seeks the unfamiliar help of an alchemist to deal with his iron mountain. A little girl discovers the cost to sing the Creator's power. The last of the great singers still lives, but is it too late to save a nation at war? Three fantasy short stories: The Alchemist, The Child, The Singer
The Boy Who Sold The Butter
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 20. Language: English. Published: July 29, 2012. Categories: Fiction » Children’s books » Fairy Tales & Folklore / Adaptations
This comic is a retelling of the silly Danish folktale, "The Boy Who Sold The Butter." In this story the silly boy's foolish mistake brings him an unexpected reward. Written with first grade sight words, this colorful comic is easy to read and perfect for those who are learning to read.
The Deep Dark Woods
Price: Free! Words: 2,880. Language: English. Published: July 30, 2012. Categories: Fiction » Humor & comedy » Black comedy, Fiction » Humor & comedy » Satire
(4.00)
A version of a classic fairytale set in the 1960s. Humourous and dark.
The Maiden in Green
You set the price! Words: 440. Language: English. Published: September 26, 2012. Categories: Fiction » Young adult or teen » Fantasy, Fiction » Poetry » Chinese poetry
A story told in a poem, about a man and the maiden that he had once met long ago in a dream.