Books tagged: folklore

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Aine
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Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 19,370. Language: English. Published: April 19, 2011. Category: 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
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Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 2,510. Language: English. Published: May 3, 2011 by White Raven Press. Category: Fiction » Fantasy » 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
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Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 105,090. Language: English. Published: May 8, 2011. Category: 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
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Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 10,980. Language: English. Published: May 16, 2011. Category: Fiction » Horror » Ghost
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
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Series: Conwy, Book 3. Price: $3.60 USD. Words: 86,140. Language: English. Published: May 21, 2011. Category: 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.
Peach Tree Boy
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Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 2,720. Language: English. Published: May 25, 2011 by Byrnie Publishing. Category: Fiction » Literature » Fairy tales
When a dropped peach cracks open to reveal a young boy, the elderly couple who find him aren't sure what to do. But Momo stays with them, and is a son to them, until one day he leaves to slay demons. Short story retelling of the classic Japanese fairy tale of Momo Taro the Peach Boy.
Thus Spake the Bard
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Price: Free! Words: 11,160. Language: English. Published: May 29, 2011. Category: Fiction » Historical » Medieval
Allan of Barnsdale pledges loyalty to a doomed knight in exchange for inspiration to craft his tale of King Arthur...never imagining they are en route to an ambush by outlaws in Sherwood Forest.
The Woodcutter's Wife
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Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 3,260. Language: English. Published: June 4, 2011 by Byrnie Publishing. Category: Fiction » Literature » Fairy tales
The woodcutter's wife is so eager for a child that she asks the elf queen for help. But elves are tricky creatures, and a mortal woman can be drawn too deep into their games. Luckily, the woodcutter has a secret weapon. Short story of fairytale humour.
Iron Bound June 2011
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Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 31,060. Language: English. Published: June 5, 2011. Category: Fiction » Fantasy » General
That moment has arrived. Though our mead halls do not comfort as much as they once did, the drink manages to flow just enough to fuel our brave warriors through their campaigns. The harsh winter dwindled our numbers down to only a small fraction, but they now march into other lands with our banners held high in a bold campaign to regain our strength and rejuvenate our blessed lands of Iron Bound.
Black Donald
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Price: $1.50 USD. Words: 34,440. Language: English. Published: June 9, 2011. Category: Fiction » Young adult or teen » Thriller and Suspense
Good vs Evil in a remote ancient Scottish village where a young couple move to start a new life. But what they find there make them worried. And they soon realise their lives are not their own as agents of Good contend with the residing evil lurking within the village, and they find themselves pawn to this titanic struggle. Can Michael keep his sanity as his wife Mary disappears?