Books tagged: modern fairy tale

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The Little Pig Who Didn't Go To Market
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Price: $2.49 USD. Words: 2,910. Language: English. Published: June 3, 2010. Category: Fiction » Children’s books » Animals
Petunia is a grand champion pig who escapes with her brother Peter from a slaughter house and hides from bloodhounds, a sheriff, and a posse. The story of the clever pigs goes viral on the Internet and the two pigs become international stars. Read this story and find out what happens to these two little pigs.
Malicifer
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Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 7,010. Language: English. Published: July 30, 2010 by Gypsy Shadow Publishing. Category: Fiction » Young adult or teen » Romance
Maylin is a lowly milkmaid in a kingdom perched by the sea. All she wants is to win the affection of a newly knighted man, and she’ll do almost anything to get his attention. When her city is threatened by a wizard army and her beloved knight stays behind to shield the villagers’ escape, she is tempted to resurrect the cursed sword, Malicifer, to save him.
Sol Starhopper
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Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 10,370. Language: English. Published: October 10, 2010. Category: Fiction » Children’s books » Fiction
Sol is a typical kid living in a typical neighborhood. But after a day at the amusement park things become not so typical. Soon he and his sister must rely on everything they know to meet the challenge placed before them. Can they overcome? Should they? Come along to see them struggle with their not-so-typical choices.
Lady of the Veils
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Series: Knight of Avalon, Book 1. Price: $5.99 USD. Words: 112,830. Language: English. Published: December 10, 2010 by Gypsy Shadow Publishing. Category: Fiction » Fantasy » Contemporary
In a suburban town twenty minutes from the border of Faerie lives a young woman named Karen MacGregor. Though she is the daughter of an exiled Faerie princess, Karen leads an unremarkable life full of homework, punk rock and old science fiction movies. When bloody civil war breaks out in her mother’s homeland her life begins to change rapidly. Her brother is presumed dead . . .
Cinderella Geek
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Series: Modern Fairytale Twists. Price: Free! Words: 50,140. Language: English. Published: April 3, 2011 by Kathryn Long. Category: Fiction » Young adult or teen » Social Issues
Under author pen name - K. Sean Jennkrist: Sixteen and a geek. Delores Chimayo wants to cross over to the other side. Pretty, popular, and a social success is everything she's not. And now she has a plan, ten steps to gain stardom and erase geekdom. But even the best made plans can take some disastrous turns and come out in a way never expected.
An Adult Father Christmas Story
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Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 5,760. Language: English. Published: November 28, 2011. Category: Fiction » Literature » Fairy tales
How can an adult believe in Father Christmas? After reading this, you just might believe again and rediscover the magic of the Festive Season. This book could also be described as "The Science of Santa Claus - How he really works".
Love&Prejudice
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Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 12,150. Language: English. Published: February 14, 2012 by Unicorn Productions. Category: Fiction » Romance » Short stories
He's rich, she's not. Just another Cinderella story. BONUS STORY Legacy A dying man leaves a small apartment and his son to his lover. A m/m romance.
Snow
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Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 10,860. Language: English. Published: May 2, 2012. Category: Fiction » Romance » Short stories
A modern Snow White Shawna White wants to land a role in a musical, but she’s running out of cash while she chases her dream. Her stepmother, Veronica Midas, suggests she take a nanny job for the rich man she’s trying to land, so Shawna's in charge of seven kids. But Veronica didn’t realize Shawna would be enchanting Jeremy and his children. Now Veronica will do whatever it takes to win her man.
Sub Rosa
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Series: Turnabout Tales, Book 1. Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 21,670. Language: English. Published: August 28, 2012. Category: Fiction » Fantasy » Contemporary
Everyone knows the stories, but what if they went a little differently? Beau Merchant is your average twenty-something college kid, living at home with two obnoxious brothers and a quietly grieving mother. That is until a simple favor for Mom turns into a broken leg and an extended stay at a castle out of time and place, first patient and then prisoner of a strange female creature...
The Little Boy Who Knew Everything - A Grim Fairy Tale for Adults
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Price: $1.00 USD. Words: 2,490. Language: English. Published: May 7, 2013. Category: Fiction » Humor & comedy » Satire
Once upon a time not so long ago there was a little boy who thought he knew everything. What makes this story unusual, though, is that he did know everything. You might expect the people around him to be happy he knew everything but instead they became immensely annoyed for who wants to be around someone who thinks he knows everything even if he does know everything making them feel stupid? Nobody