Books tagged: tall tale

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Fables & Fairy Tales For Teens & Adults
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Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 54,400. Language: English. Published: March 2, 2011. Category: Fiction » Young adult or teen » Fairy Tales
So you've been told that fairy tales are for kids? And you are too old to believe in fables? Then, Gypsy Lee's collection of stories isn't for you. "Gypsy Lee'sFairy Tales, Fables & Yarns" is only for those of us who are young, or who are still handicapped by optimism, imagination and a need to embrace the fun and fantasy in life.
The Fat Man and his Dog
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Price: Free! Words: 12,950. Language: English. Published: April 28, 2011. Category: Fiction » Fantasy » General
Legends come and legends go and sometimes, they return. When The Fat Man and his Dog return to the world, they are met with joy and confusion as well as worry over what their arrival foretells.
That Black Cat
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Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 2,920. Language: English. Published: May 28, 2011. Category: Fiction » Horror » Ghost
Folks spent hours on the front porch guessing how the meanest man in the world would die. No one guessed a black cat would be his demise. Sit a spell and enjoy this tall tale set in the Mississippi Delta.
The Tiger Wind
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Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 1,230. Language: English. Published: July 8, 2011. Category: Fiction » Children’s books » Animals
When the tiger wind blows, you never know what might happen, especially if you make the mistake and open a window. That's what happens in this story, and it leads to an unforgettable nighttime romp with a tiger wind on the prowl.
The Old House on the Hill
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Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 1,380. Language: English. Published: September 22, 2011 by Fideli Publishing. Category: Fiction » Children’s books » Fiction
Did driving by an abandoned and weathered old house in the countryside ever arouse your curiosity? The anthropomorphic house in this story and his two companions, a mouse and a Bluebird, spin a mighty tall yarn to satisfy your curiosity, one you’ll enjoy. (Age Level – 6-8)
Bury Me Not on the Lone Prairie
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Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 3,550. Language: English. Published: July 4, 2012. Category: Fiction » Humor & comedy » General
A humourous little Tall Tale about a dead cowboy who can`t quite stay dead. (Originally published in On Spec Magazine)
The Angel of Mons
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Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 5,070. Language: English. Published: January 4, 2013 by De Scriptomanen. Category: Fiction » Mystery & detective » Historical
A city game or walk in Mons, Belgium - with some of the greatest mysteries of the First World War. From the Angels to the Hell Hound of Mons: a World War One Experiment with Black Propaganda - or what we would call now: "PSYOPS!" The game can be played at home, with this ebook, or in the city of Mons... But above all, this "The Angel of Mons" is also a tall tale, an urban legend, a true story!
The Untold Legend of Pecos Bill
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Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 25,930. Language: English. Published: February 12, 2013. Category: Fiction » Young adult or teen » Western
The classic, old west tall tale comes back to life in this retelling by T.K. Wade. When three-year-old Pecos Bill fell clean out of his parent’s wagon, no one would have expected he would end up becoming the greatest cowboy who ever lived. All his adventures and more are chronicled in The Untold Legend of Pecos Bill.
Fish Soup
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Series: Garner Tales, Book 2. Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 1,080. Language: English. Published: April 23, 2013. Category: Fiction » Humor & comedy » General
Another installment in the Garner Tales series of campfire stories inspired by Garner State Park in Texas, this short story about a hungry cowboy is part historical fiction, but mostly tall tale.
The Headless Horseman of Frio County
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Series: Garner Tales, Book 4. Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 1,270. Language: English. Published: April 28, 2013. Category: Fiction » Historical » Western & American frontier
Another in the Garner Tales Campfire Series, this tale is part ghost story, part historical fiction inspired by the facts and myths surrounding Bigfoot Wallace, a Texas ranger.