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Mousedeer
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Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 12,460. Language: English. Published: May 17, 2009 by Darling Newspaper Press. Category: Fiction » Children’s books » Animals
A children’s favourite in Southeast Asia for 1000 years, the little Mousedeer outsmarts jungle bullies. Each of the ten stories is self-contained, and authentic to the tradition of imparting correct behaviour. As every Mum knows, a child needs guidance. The well-proven method of centuries is employed here, read-aloud fun. Ages 4 and up.
White Fire: Angels Flying from Holy Letters
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Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 15,860. Language: English. Published: October 29, 2009. Category: Fiction » Literature » Religious
Allison, blocked from realizing her stories, visits her mentor Reuben, who takes her to his synagogue, opens a Torah scroll, and begins to read not from the Hebrew letters, but from the white space. "The Torah is written in letters of black fire on a background of white fire," he says. Within the stories he brings from the white fire she discovers the secrets needed to unlock her own stories.
Solar Girl and Lunar Boy
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Price: $4.00 USD. Words: 4,810. Language: English. Published: November 16, 2009. Category: Fiction » Children’s books » Fiction
Solar Girl and Lunar Boy is a delightful collection of children stories that taps into their personal inner light to vanquish fear of the unknown (Solar Girl); humorously transforms a common experience from sadness to joy (No Smiling On Wednesdays); breaks stereotypes and teaches earthquake safety in Quake, Shake and Roll; and explores the world of ants and the environment, in As Precious As Gold.
The Skin of Lions: Rwandan Folk Tales and Fables
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You set the price! Words: 2,580. Language: English. Published: January 31, 2010. Category: Fiction » Children’s books » Fairy tales & fables
This is a picture book collection from Rwanda. At one time all of the children in this book lived on the streets. The stories are from their personal experiences, traditional folk tales or creative imaginations. They continue a thousand-year-old oral tradition and speak for all of those that have been silenced. Author royalties go to the Rwanda Orphan's Project at www.rwandanorphansproject.org.
Misty Valley
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Price: $2.00 USD. Words: 920. Language: English. Published: February 17, 2010. Category: Fiction » Children’s books » Fairy tales & fables
Misty Valley is a short rhyming magical tale of a boy who adventures off one morning to the dark scary wood inspite of the crying and howling that goes on throughout the night, to collected nuts, fruits, and berries in the most unique way. Discover how Christy saves the valley from the horror of the darkest night.
The Fruit Tree
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Price: Free! Words: 1,120. Language: English. Published: March 22, 2010. Category: Fiction » Children’s books » Fairy tales & fables
This is a very short story, or perhaps more a fable, designed especially for school aged children dealing with bullies and learning about responsibility. This short story has a moral, or perhaps is moral, something not found often. This entertaining piece may be just what the doctor ordered.
Légendes inédites d’Afrique
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Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 32,270. Language: French. Published: May 9, 2010. Category: Fiction » Children’s books » Fairy tales & fables
Speak French? Discover 40 great African tales in a wonderful universe. You will love it ! Les contes africains mélangent à l’infini histoires d’animaux et vie des hommes prédateurs ou victimes, un peu comme les anciennes fables de La Fontaine. Venez écouter les griots et sorciers d’Afrique vous narrer leurs plus belles histoires d'amour, de magie, de guerre et plus encore.
Growing Up!
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Price: $5.99 USD. Words: 10. Language: English. Published: July 25, 2010. Category: Fiction » Children’s books » Fiction
It is a short story narrated by a baby caterpillar and written for young readers. The baby explains how it will blossom into an adult butterfly. Children share in the flying adventure as a butterfly. The story's lesson is that the process of growing up is a fun, exciting, adventurous time when one can develop into a mature individual and reach for the clouds to attain all of his/her goals in life.
The Light and the Shade. Book one, short stories and poems.
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Price: $12.75 USD. Words: 26,010. Language: English. Published: September 15, 2010. Category: Fiction » Young adult or teen » Sci-Fi & fantasy
The Light and the Shade is a book of short stories and poems filled with adventure, science fiction /fantasy. The characters are intriguing. Jessy Barram and the Vainglorious Wizard: Jessy is put to the test as he enters the realm of dreams. Torgny: A skilled thief who's life comes crashing down at the moment of truth.Rejected sacrifice: A father is willing to go any distance to obtain power
La reine de Patagonie et son caniche
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Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 23,790. Language: French. Published: November 17, 2010 by Editions de L'Herne. Category: Fiction » Romance » Fantasy
La fable présente l'avantage d'être charmante et discrète tout en désignant au monde les méchancetés dont il est capable. Nous la lisons, nous sourions, nous y prenons plaisir, et pourtant elle nous a soufflé quelques vérités. Découvrez ces belles fables, pleines de poésie, humour et fantaisie.