Books tagged: folk tale

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Singing Wind
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Price: Free! Words: 8,550. Language: English. Published: March 11, 2009. Category: Fiction » Children’s books » Fairy tales & fables
Short Story. The tale of a very beautiful young girl, who discovers that beauty can bring its own problems. When she is kidnapped by a cruel witch who envies her, she finds that no one has the courage to help her escape, except for the boy who loves her. This short story is loosely based on a Native American folk tale.
Kamini and the Secret Pool
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You set the price! Words: 1,500. Language: English. Published: December 30, 2009. Category: Fiction » Children’s books » Fairy tales & fables
Kamini is one of the prettiest teens in her village in India, but three jealous girls have a plan to humiliate her. The girls trick Kamini into throwing her jewels into a river. As Kamini wishes for her jewels back, a hole appears in the water, and a voice calls her to come get her jewels. Kamini then discovers a secret cave, a mysterious old woman, and a dangerous crocodile.
Misty Valley
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Price: $2.00 USD. Words: 920. Language: English. Published: February 17, 2010. Category: Fiction » Children’s books » Fairy tales & fables
Misty Valley is a short rhyming magical tale of a boy who adventures off one morning to the dark scary wood inspite of the crying and howling that goes on throughout the night, to collected nuts, fruits, and berries in the most unique way. Discover how Christy saves the valley from the horror of the darkest night.
Contos da Avó Coruja
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Price: $5.10 USD. Words: 51,870. Language: English. Published: May 11, 2010 by Jose Barbosa Machado. Category: Fiction » Children’s books » Fairy tales & fables
Uma boa parte das histórias publicadas nesta obra foram recolhidas pelos alunos das Licenciaturas do Primeiro Ciclo do Ensino Básico e de Educadores de Infância da Universidade de Trás-os-Montes e Alto Douro (Portugal) entre o ano de 2000 e 2002 no âmbito de um trabalho para a unidade curricular de Literatura Infanto-Juvenil.
Bride who breaks wind おならのおよめさん
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Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 270. Language: Japanese. Published: July 1, 2010 by A.I.M. Corporation Limited. Category: Fiction » Children’s books » Fairy tales & fables
主人公のお嫁さんはかわいらしく働きものだがちょっと、困ったくせが。 それは大きなおなら! ある日おならでお姑さんをふきとばし家を追い出されます。 でも、心配ご無用。やがて、このおならは人助けとなってゆきます。 水野ぷりんの挿絵が楽しい、日本の民話シリーズ第一弾。 (^!^)
The Mansion House Musicians
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Price: Free! Words: 2,570. Language: English. Published: September 11, 2010. Category: Fiction » Children’s books » Animals
Four animals scare some would-be burglars.
The Godmother's Web
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Series: Godmother, Book 2. Price: $5.99 USD. Words: 106,260. Language: English. Published: November 22, 2010 by Gypsy Shadow Publishing. Category: Fiction » Literature » Fairy tales
Cindy Ellis knows about fairy godmothers. Her almost-stepdaughter is studying to be one and she is a close personal friend of Felicity Fortune, an Irish godmother. But she didn’t suspect when she picks up Grandma Webster that the elderly, seemingly lost American Indian woman in traditional dress was a magical godmother too.
The Wizard Lizard
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Series: The Wizard Lizard, Book 1. Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 2,140. Language: English. Published: April 23, 2011. Category: Fiction » Children’s books » Fairy tales & fables
Lawrence the lizard is in over his head! Lawrence never thought his dreams of adventure would come true, but as an accidental stowaway on a long-distance journey, Lawrence must find his own kind of magic in order to find his way home.
The Nine Ronin of Four Waves Castle
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Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 24,860. Language: English. Published: May 12, 2011. Category: Fiction » Fantasy » Historical
There were once nine Ronin who sought shelter from a storm in a ruined castle on the coast... This was no ordinary storm, but a divine wind that had come to protect Japan in its time of need. These were no ordinary Ronin, but nine masters of samurai warfare, justice and wit. But most of all: the Castle of the Four Waves was no ordinary ruin. And this is no ordinary tale…
Big Is Not Always Better
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Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 40. Language: English. Published: May 24, 2011. Category: Fiction » Children’s books » Fairy tales & fables
"Big Is Not Always Better" is an adaptation of an African folk tale. Although the turtle in this story may be small, he shows that he is smart and cunning. The bright color illustrations and the controlled vocabulary make this comic book engaging and easy to read.