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Legends of the Lamed-Vav Volume 1, Number 1: Simple Chaim
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Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 15,770. Language: English. Published: January 17, 2012. Category: Fiction » Inspirational
A young girl's world is falling apart. The Czar has commanded the Cossacks to attack her little village in the Pale of Russia. Only her frail mother's faith in an ancient legend, the Lamed-Vav, stands between Raizel and the total loss of all she loves. A simple tinker has come to the village. Could he be one of the mysterious Lamed-Vav? Could his simple acts of kindness be the village's salvation?
Cavern's Wise Woman: The Bear Goddess, Revised
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Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 28,150. Language: English. Published: February 16, 2012 by Spero Publishing. Category: Nonfiction » Inspiration » Spiritual inspiration
Containing a extensive research as well as a large body of Personal Gnosis, this work chronicles the author's deeply moving search as she follows tantalizing clues that point to the Cultus of the long lost Goddess of the Smithy and of the season's turns. Arta reveals Herself as a many-aspected Goddess in these pages and the author's search is detailed.
The Old Woman in the Shoe Moves, Storybook One
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Price: Free! Words: 250. Language: English. Published: March 15, 2012. Category: Fiction » Children’s books » Fairy Tales & Folklore / Adaptations
The Old Woman in the Shoe moves to several very different homes, before realizung that there is no place like home.
Leipreachán
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Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 3,140. Language: English. Published: March 16, 2012 by Black Shire Publishing. Category: Fiction » Fantasy » Short stories
The worst day of the year, March 17th, dawned bright and beautiful. After a cruel twist, March 17th may be the day to save his sanity. Warning: Leipreacháns.
A Rain Of Birds
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Price: Free! Words: 4,040. Language: English. Published: March 22, 2012. Category: Fiction » Children’s books » Fairy Tales & Folklore / Country & Ethnic
PS Wright has plagiarized another of Granny Which's tales. This time, a bit of a family tall tale has turned up in the wrong universe. When a couple of youngsters wander along the river, they have an odd encounter and experience some most unusual weather. Lucky for Augustus Deforest, May has brought along her umbrella. The wily old catfish known as grey beard doesn't stand a chance.
Wade and Butcher
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Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 18,510. Language: English. Published: April 16, 2012. Category: Fiction » Anthologies » Horror
Short stories and poems of terror intended for preteens, teens, and young adults.
Djanbun and the Fire-stick
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Price: Free! Words: 350. Language: English. Published: April 27, 2012. Category: Fiction » Children’s books » Fairy Tales & Folklore / Country & Ethnic
A retelling of an old story that originates in Australian mythology, about a native who is transformed into a platypus.
Crocodile, Crocodile
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Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 50. Language: English. Published: May 27, 2012. Category: Fiction » Children’s books » Fairy Tales & Folklore / Adaptations
In this folktale from India the crocodile tries to outwit the monkey, but the monkey is just too smart for him. How do the crocodile and the monkey trick each other? The story of their tricks is told with first grade level basic sight words,and illustrated in colorful comic format. The beginning reader and the accomplished reader will enjoy this folktale
The Word Dealer
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Price: Free! Words: 3,230. Language: English. Published: June 26, 2012. Category: Fiction » Fantasy » Short stories
Pieter loves Caroline with all his heart. Caroline doesn't love Pieter at all. But like all good merchant's sons, Pieter likes to trade, especially with Caroline as the prize. The Word Dealer is keen on a bargain too - so who will best the other?
Radiance
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Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 7,350. Language: English. Published: July 11, 2012 by Liana Mir. Category: Fiction » Fantasy » Short stories
Iron into gold, anger into love, grief into song: a world where all things are possible. A young noble seeks the unfamiliar help of an alchemist to deal with his iron mountain. A little girl discovers the cost to sing the Creator's power. The last of the great singers still lives, but is it too late to save a nation at war? Three fantasy short stories: The Alchemist, The Child, The Singer