Books tagged: folklore

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Root and Stone
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 1,880. Language: English. Published: March 9, 2011 by Byrnie Publishing. Categories: Fiction » Fantasy » Epic, Fiction » Fantasy » General
When a mysterious stranger arrives at Stenahus, the widow Solveig must choose between sudden passion and the life she has always known. Fantasy short story.
In the Halls of Arundhati
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 5,500. Language: English. Published: March 10, 2011 by Byrnie Publishing. Categories: Fiction » Fantasy » General, Fiction » Science fiction » Adventure
Nisha is an ice-diver, who must visit the frozen halls of Arundhati and bring back the magic that sustains her own garden country. But deep under the ice, she loses her way - and risks her life to save that of her closest friend. Fantasy short story.
Dami's Calling
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 2,680. Language: English. Published: March 27, 2011 by Byrnie Publishing. Categories: Fiction » Fantasy » General, Fiction » Literature » Fairy tales
Dami's mother is dying, and the tribe's shaman has exhausted all her powers to try and save her. So Dami goes to the Great Eagle to offer her own life instead. But when the Eagle refuses, Dami must find some other way to save the two women she loves most. Fantasy short story.
Sealskin
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 8,840. Language: English. Published: April 8, 2011 by White Raven Press. Categories: Fiction » Literature » Fairy tales, Fiction » Fantasy » General
Treasures often wash up on the beach after a big storm, but Torin and Andry Danickson weren't expecting a perfectly-tanned sealskin caught on a piece of driftwood, and they certainly weren't expecting the naked girl who appeared, asking for the skin back. Sealskin is a fantasy short story based on old folklore.
A Mother's Bones
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 4,370. Language: English. Published: April 17, 2011 by Byrnie Publishing. Categories: Fiction » Literature » Fairy tales, Fiction » Fantasy » General
A young woman captured by a demon must get herself and her son to safety. Fantasy short story retelling the traditional Masai tale of Konyek.
Aine
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 19,370. Language: English. Published: April 19, 2011. Categories: Fiction » Young adult or teen » Fantasy
Young adult novel about a 16 year old girl who gets a gift on her 16th birthday. But, it is not a gift she wants. From this point on, she is no longer human.
Cobbleshore Knit
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 2,510. Language: English. Published: May 3, 2011 by White Raven Press. Categories: Fiction » Fantasy » General, Fiction » Science fiction » General
When a fisherman dies at sea and washes up later, it's often only the pattern of the knit of his sweater that tells people which village to send the body to. But the people of Cobbleshore also believe that their knit contains magic--magic to save a person's soul from the dreaded Sea King. When Torin is swept overboard by a wave, he wishes he hadn't left his sweater behind.
Spirit of Shehaios - Shaihen Heritage Book 3
Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 105,090. Language: English. Published: May 8, 2011. Categories: Fiction » Fantasy » General
A story of love: Alsareth an’ Caras is heir to all the insights and power which set the Shaihen Magician apart. But she is also a passionate young woman with an eye for a dashing warrior - such as Qintal, son of the merescaii warrior chieftain. When Qintal prepares to wreak his vengeance on her father, life begins to get very complicated for Alsareth.
To Rise from the Grave...& Other Paranormal Short Stories
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 10,980. Language: English. Published: May 16, 2011. Categories: Fiction » Horror » Ghost, Fiction » Horror » General
Four quietly creepy, sombre horror sories. Two little-seen, micro-press published stories, one web favorite and one never before seen tale. Table of Contents - #1565 Automatic Rot of the Eye To Rise from the Grave Approx. 10,800 words.
Conwy
Series: Conwy, Book 3. Price: $3.60 USD. Words: 86,140. Language: English. Published: May 21, 2011. Categories: Fiction » Romance » Time travel
On the mountain the air filled with dark rolling mist and a dawning magic summoned Ciarán Gruffydd from beyond everything he knew. Seventeen years before, Ciarán’s mother Rhianna travelled back in time to Medieval Wales but the stranger Galen who helped her became trapped in time. Galen has found a way home but must take Ciarán to the present time and unknowingly endangers their family line.