Books tagged: folklore

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When Magic Fails
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Price: $5.99 USD. Words: 102,170. Language: English. Published: August 2, 2011 by Fideli Publishing. Category: Fiction » Science fiction » General
Three Deer is a quiet little town nestled in the mountains of northwest Montana. Not much had happened there since it was built in the early part of 2001. You might say that the strangest thing about the town of Three Deer is Ranger Joshua Blackwolf who never ages. Suddenly the town, the Ranger and his wife become the central players in a multidimensional, time travel drama.
Grandmother's Way Home
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Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 1,290. Language: English. Published: August 9, 2011. Category: Fiction » Children’s books » Fairy tales & fables
This is about the wish to go back to simpler times, as per 10-year-old Junebug's great-grandmother ("Grandmother"). He loves her tales about the old days handed down from the people who actually lived them (Grandmother is over 100-years-old). Even though she is fading fast, she has something magical to show him during the last of their frequent weekends together. FOR EPUB, NOOK, PDF E-READERS.
Whale Song: School Edition
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Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 62,200. Language: English. Published: August 19, 2011 by Imajin Books. Category: Fiction » Young adult or teen » Social Issues
13 years ago, Sarah Richardson’s life was shattered after the tragic death of her mother. The shocking event left a grief-stricken teen-aged Sarah with partial amnesia. Some things are easier to forget. But now a familiar voice from her childhood sends Sarah, a talented mid-twenties ad exexec, back to her past. A past that she had thought was long buried. Some things are meant to be buried.
Women in War
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Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 132,130. Language: English. Published: September 27, 2011. Category: Fiction » Historical » General
A unique and intriguing collection of stories about European women and their struggles during the Second World War—inspired by fairy tales and nursery rhymes, but distorted by the war: What if Cinderella was really an accidental arsonist of great use to the French Resistance? Or an old woman from a bombed-out neighborhood in Holland finds shelter in a shoe shop and takes in some orphans?
Four Star Funerals: An Anthology About Death
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Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 47,000. Language: English. Published: October 1, 2011 by Seven Rivers Publishing. Category: Nonfiction » Biography » Autobiographies & Memoirs
"Four Star Funerals: An Anthology About Death" (in three parts: Memoir, Poetry, & Fiction) packs the emotional wallop of "Titanic," darkened with a dash of "Tales From the Crypt." This 10-author anthology about death and its aftershocks will sear your soul, make you laugh ... and ultimately help you heal, if you're haunted by a death that has upended your emotions in ways you never expected.
Unwelcome Guest
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Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 2,250. Language: English. Published: October 2, 2011 by Byrnie Publishing. Category: Fiction » Fantasy » General
When Mrs Wren finds a belligerent flower fairy living among her prized roses, her first impulse is to snip him out of her life. But fairies know how to make mortals do their bidding. Fantasy short story.
The Wooden Ship
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Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 1,190. Language: English. Published: October 6, 2011. Category: Fiction » Children’s books » Fairy tales & fables
The Wooden Ship is a fictional account of the people of Africa's arrival to the New World. It is told by the African guru, teacher, and wise man of his village, Nambuta. He seeks to save his people from an approaching large ship, heading towards Africa. He attempts to rally his people, to take to the sea and turn back the wooden ship. Generational stories,and listening are the focus here.
Her Dark Destiny (Hunters of the Dark #1)
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Series: Hunters of the Dark, Book 1. Price: Free! Words: 107,210. Language: English. Published: October 7, 2011. Category: Fiction » Young adult or teen » Fantasy
Teen Shanna Hunt has been hunting demons since her parents were killed by them. She’s used to being alone, but one fateful night throws her into the company of a team of hunters, each specializing in a particular kind of monster. This new team should be an unstoppable force for whatever is picking off individual hunters across the globe, but their first battle together could be their last.
America the Horrific: An Anthology of Horror
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Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 68,290. Language: English. Published: October 15, 2011. Category: Fiction » Anthologies » Horror
An empty stretch of highway. A freak electrical storm. A bus full of strangers. And a mysterious bus driver with a rather peculiar agenda. America the Horrific: An Anthology of Horror presents eleven tales of terror in the tradition of classic storytelling.
The Zmora
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Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 65,140. Language: English. Published: October 20, 2011. Category: Fiction » Young adult or teen » Horror
Levi Puskaric is an ordinary sixteen year old. He has a best friend, James; parents, a sister and a weird Polish grandmother who dresses in black, making signs to ward off evil. Together, Levi and James are ‘The Team’ and one day; they are going to Make It Big. They just haven’t figured out how yet. For ‘The Team’, it doesn’t come bigger than killing a monster and saving the town.