Books tagged: folklore and mythology

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Christmas Customs of Old Whitby
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 3,270. Language: English. Published: December 21, 2011 by Paul McDermott. Categories: Nonfiction » History » Social history
Some recollections of old Christmas customs in the ancient seaport of Whitby, which lies on the North East Coast of England. The booklet covers ancient customs some probably dating back to Pagan times, such as the visitations of the 'Vessel Cup Singers'. It also includes descriptions of the special delicacies that were eaten at Yuletide in this mysterious old Yorkshire seaport.
Price: $1.50 USD. Words: 87,450. Language: English. Published: January 1, 2012. Categories: Fiction » Adventure » General
There are those that move amongst us hidden in plain sight, some good, some evil that influence events in such ways that they always remain unnoticed. They have returned bearing the Mark and compete for our souls. Undeparted is a modern tale of good versus evil, woven around the most remarkable stories from history and folklore including murderous subplots and forgotten arcane knowledge revealed.
African Tales
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 46,170. Language: English. Published: January 31, 2012. Categories: Fiction » Anthologies » Short stories - multi-author
African folklore is in its nature plain, and primitive in its simplicity; not adorned with the wealth of palaces and precious stones to be met with in the folklore of more civilized nations, but descriptive in great measure of the events of everyday life, and of such imagery as is connected witwith the phenomena of nature.
The Rostikov Legacy
Series: The Malykant Mysteries, Book 1. Price: Free! Words: 25,940. Language: English. Published: February 4, 2012. Categories: Fiction » Fantasy » Paranormal, Fiction » Mystery & detective » General
Konrad Savast is Death’s most trusted servant, charged with finding and punishing the vilest of killers. When he discovers the body of a wealthy society hostess lying in the cold, mist-shrouded reaches of the Bone Forest, the pressure is on to find her killer. Can he catch the killer without revealing himself as the Malykant?
Fables & Fate - Lycanthropy
Price: $1.25 USD. Words: 16,190. Language: English. Published: March 20, 2012. Categories: Fiction » Horror » Occult
The one-and-only werewolf story from best selling and acclaimed Horror Mistress, ANDREA DEAN VAN SCOYOC, Fables & Fate will keep you guessing until the final page's nail biting ending!
The Slivers of Avalon: The Abandoned Edge
Price: Free! Words: 104,130. Language: English. Published: September 7, 2012 by Blue Daisy Books. Categories: Fiction » Fantasy » Contemporary, Fiction » Romance » Fantasy
Visions of another dimension usher a young woman through an adventure of immorality, virtue, and self-discovery.
Playing with Fire
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 29,050. Language: English. Published: May 30, 2013. Categories: Fiction » Science fiction » Short stories, Fiction » Fantasy » Short stories
The science fiction, fantasy, and horror short story collection, "Playing with Fire," from Third Flatiron Anthologies, won't melt your face, but it might light a fire under you. Included in this anthology is a reprint of a classic, "The Carnival," by Michael Fedo, which has become an iconic story among secondary school students.
Major Meerkat To The Rescue
Price: $5.00 USD. Words: 8,410. Language: English. Published: June 4, 2013. Categories: Fiction » Children’s books » Short Stories, Fiction » Fantasy » General
Mama Ostrich gets into some trouble in the savannah and none of the animals seem to be able to help her; except for Major Meerkat! Follow the adventures of Mama Ostrich and Major Meerkat as they tackle a serious crisis in the savannah! Adapted from folk tales from Southern and Eastern Africa.
Fae: The Book of Faolan
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 119,170. Language: English. Published: July 23, 2013. Categories: Fiction » Fantasy » Epic
For centuries, little children have been kidnapped by mischievous faeries. They take them away to the world on the other side. Sometimes, if they survive, the children come back to the human world, but never the same. The other world calls them, beckons them to return. In their dreams—and daresay waking hours—they go wandering back to the Faery Realm.
The Forests of Fablemyr
Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 108,980. Language: English. Published: August 2, 2013. Categories: Fiction » Fantasy » General, Fiction » Cultural & ethnic themes » Cultural interest, general
People from all different countries, from all walks of life, are mysteriously waking up somewhere else. That somewhere is a place comprised of mankind's brightest dreams and darkest nightmares. Here, all the world's mythology lives and breathes. As they travel between the real life drama of work, family and culture and the fantastical adventures in the dream world, they begin to discover...