Ilana Waters

Biography

Ilana Waters is a freelance writer who lives in New Jersey. When not creating content for websites, she can be found working on fiction—as well as nibbling string cheese. She once pet-sat an electric eel, and enjoys walking in circles around the park for no particular reason.

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Books

How the Lizard Got Back Her Legs
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Price: Free! Words: 4,330. Language: English. Published: May 23, 2013. Category: Fiction » Children’s books » Legends, Myths, Fables / Greek & Roman
Once, a lizard in ancient Greece lost her legs when she angered the gods. Now a lowly snake, she’d do anything to prove herself worthy of legs again. When three important gods need her help, the snake just might get her chance. But can she accomplish the near-impossible tasks they set out? Or she is doomed to slither along the ground . . . forever? (A short story of about 3,000 words, or 12 pages)
Paying Piper (or “What Happened in Hamelin Town”)
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Price: Free! Words: 6,320. Language: English. Published: January 7, 2013. Category: Fiction » Children’s books » Fairy Tales & Folklore / Adaptations
(4.33 from 3 reviews)
The people of Hamelin have a rat problem, so the mayor thinks of a way to solve it. He offers twenty golds to a piper to rid the town of rodents. He delivers only five. Think you know everything about this folktale? Here, you’ll learn what really happened when a magical musician came to Hamelin. Fans of witty fairy tales will love this middle-grade short story (about 5,000 words, or twenty pages).
The Adventures of Stanley Delacourt: Book I of Hartlandia
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Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 76,110. Language: English. Published: August 14, 2012. Category: Fiction » Children’s books » Fairy tales & fables
Ten-year-old Stanley Delacourt’s best friend has just been killed. Then the town library—where Stanley lives and works—is burned to the ground. The villain behind these tragedies? It’s the kingdom’s new leader, Christopher Siren. Stanley vows to confront Siren, but in order to do so he must undertake a perilous journey involving sword-wielding knights, kidnapper fairies, and dark magic.

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