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Little Red Riding Hood - Another Grandma Chatterbox Fairy Tale
By Barbara Hayes
Price: Free! Words: 3,610. Language: English. Published: April 2, 2012 by Bretwalda Books. Category: Fiction » Children’s books » Classics
(4.00 from 1 review)
A retelling of the classic fairy tale for 21st century youngsters by a master storyteller. We are all familiar with Little Red Riding Hood, of course, but there is a lot more to her than a grandma and a wicked wolf. What about the archery contest or the pet raven? The story as we usually hear it today is a very much shortened version of the original.
Gauche the Cellist
By Kenji Miyazawa
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 7,260. Language: English. Published: February 25, 2013 by Little J Books. Category: Fiction » Children’s books » Classics
(3.00 from 1 review)
Another gem from the Japanese maestro of storytelling Kenji Miyazawa. Gauche plays the cello in the town orchestra, but he needs to do a lot better if he wants to keep his place. He realizes he is going to have to practice every spare moment if he is going to improve in time for the big concert. But will that be enough? Just when he is getting into his rhythm a visitor drops in - and then another.
Cinderella - Another Grandma Chatterbox Fairy Tale
By Barbara Hayes
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 4,320. Language: English. Published: April 2, 2012 by Bretwalda Books. Category: Fiction » Children’s books » Classics
A retelling of the classic fairy tale for 21st century youngsters by a master storyteller. We are all familiar with Cinderella, of course, but there is a lot more to her than a glass slipper and Prince Charming. What about the hazel twig and what about all those peas? The story as we usually hear it today is a shortened version of the original.
Learn German! Lerne Englisch! HEIDI: Auf Englisch und Deutsch
By Johanna Spyri
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 182,700. Language: English. Published: May 5, 2012 by Kryptic Books. Category: Fiction » Children’s books » Classics
HEIDI: This unique book features paragraph by paragraph translations from English to German, allowing the reader to learn German vocabulary and sentence structure while enjoying a classic.
Well Well Well, What Do We Have Here?
By Marlow Doyle
Price: Free! Words: 270. Language: English. Published: March 24, 2013. Category: Fiction » Children’s books » Classics
Digital children's beginning readers picture book.
Impara l'Inglese! Learn Italian! LE AVVENTURE DI ALICE NEL PAESE DELLE MERAVIGLIE: In Inglese ed Italiano
By Lewis Carroll
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 50,390. Language: Italian. Published: April 21, 2012 by Kryptic Books. Category: Fiction » Children’s books » Classics
ALICE'S ADVENTURES IN WONDERLAND/ LE AVVENTURE DI ALICE NEL PAESE DELLE MERAVIGLIE: This unique book features paragraph by paragraph translations from English to Italian, allowing the reader to learn Italian vocabulary and sentence structure while enjoying a classic.
The Complete Mowgli Stories, Duly Annotated
By GMW Wemyss
Series: Bapton Books Annotated Classics. Price: $1.99 USD. Words: 85,760. Language: Commonwealth English. Published: July 7, 2013 by Bapton Books. Category: Fiction » Children’s books » Classics
The stories that concern Mowgli’s adventures have been collected, placed in their internal chronological order, and annotated in this volume by the historians GMW Wemyss and Markham Shaw Pyle. Prefatory essays and over three hundred and fifty footnotes accompany the text, delving into history, geography, ethnology, Imperial politics, and much else beside.
The Annotated Wind in the Willows, for Adults and Sensible Children (or, possibly, Children and Sensible Adults)
By GMW Wemyss
Series: Bapton Books Annotated Classics. Price: $1.99 USD. Words: 69,030. Language: Commonwealth English. Published: July 5, 2013 by Bapton Books. Category: Fiction » Children’s books » Classics
An annotated edition of Kenneth Grahame's classic tale of the middle Thames, the Wild Wood and River Bank, and the incorrigible Mr Toad; made richer yet by historical and literary cross-references by two historians who have loved the book all their lives long. Contains almost 350 footnotes and critical insights.
Anne and the Deep Dark Mystery
By Kevin Sullivan
Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 13,690. Language: English. Published: May 29, 2012 by Davenport Press. Category: Fiction » Children’s books » Classics
Peg Bowen has always been a little odd. With her strange clothes, speaking to birds, and living alone in the woods, everyone is convinced she is a witch! After a lot of imagination and a close call with certain death, Anne soon discovers that despite appearances, even the most unlikely people could be a kindred spirit!
Anne and the Bully
By Kevin Sullivan
Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 6,200. Language: English. Published: May 29, 2012 by Davenport Press. Category: Fiction » Children’s books » Classics
Orville has been bullying Felix since the day he arrived in Avonlea. From stealing his lunch, to stealing his model gliders, Orville is making Felix's life a living nightmare! When Orville manages to use Felix to do his science project, Anne has had enough! But how do you stop a bully without becoming a bully yourself?
Goldilocks and the Three Bears - Another Grandma Chatterbox Fairy Tale
By Barbara Hayes
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 2,800. Language: English. Published: April 2, 2012 by Bretwalda Books. Category: Fiction » Children’s books » Classics
A retelling of the classic fairy tale for 21st century youngsters by a master storyteller. We are all familiar with Goldilocks, of course, but there is a lot more to her than a bowl of porridge and a broken bed. What awas she doing in the woods in the first place, and what did she do after she left the Three Bears? The story as we usually hear it today is a shortened version.
Anne's New Home
By Kevin Sullivan
Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 90. Language: English. Published: June 19, 2012 by Davenport Press. Category: Fiction » Children’s books » Classics
As Anne Shirley adjusts to her new life at Green Gables, with Marilla and Matthew Cuthbert, her life is changed for the better. But she must first learn what it means to be a responsible person before she can truly become part of the family.
Twisted Fairy Tales 3: Jack and the Beanstalk
By Jason Tipple
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 6,010. Language: English. Published: November 22, 2012. Category: Fiction » Children’s books » Fairy tales & fables
What if fairy tales were turned on their head? A unique spin on traditional fairy tales that children from 2 - 10 will love. Adults will enjoy the humour too! The Twisted Fairy Tales are a series of stories where everything is different and nothing is as it seems.
Bubbles The Tractor and Chums 'Bubbles' Best Performance'
By D Rossmaur
Price: Free! Words: 3,700. Language: English. Published: December 19, 2013. Category: Fiction » Children’s books » Classics
(5.00 from 1 review)
Hello, my name is Bubbles The Tractor and I live in a barn on Messybrook Farm with my chums Larry the Lawnmower and Look Out Below a very clumsy, but loveable crane. Together we seem to get into all sorts of exciting adventures and meet lots of nice people and some not so nice. Messybrook Farm is owned by Stanley and his devoted wife June who both take great care of us.
Anne's Sticky Situation
By Ida McCall
Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 6,900. Language: English. Published: May 29, 2012 by Davenport Press. Category: Fiction » Children’s books » Classics
It is time for the annual Avonlea Corn Fair and Anne is determined to win the prize for the best taffy. Unfortunately, Felicity King also has her eye on that coveted prize! It's a duel to the finish, which young lady can out taffy the other ... and learn some important lessons along the way!
Puss in Boots - Another Grandma Chatterbox Fairy Tale
By Barbara Hayes
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 3,920. Language: English. Published: April 2, 2012 by Bretwalda Books. Category: Fiction » Children’s books » Classics
A retelling of the classic fairy tale for 21st century youngsters by a master storyteller. We are all familiar with Puss in Boots, of course, but there is a lot more to him than a pair of boots. What about the hungry snake or the rabbits? The story as we usually hear it today is a very much shortened version of the original.
Anne's Disappearing Allowance
By Kevin Sullivan
Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 6,950. Language: English. Published: May 29, 2012 by Davenport Press. Category: Fiction » Children’s books » Classics
Anne wants to be independent and to be independent, she requires an allowance. Matthew agrees and gives her a month’s worth of allowance at once. But Anne can’t seem to control her spending and the allowance begins to disappear. Anne soon learns, with help from Marilla, the value of money and the importance of saving.
Poplap Annie
By Riana Pope
Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 15,350. Language: Afrikaans. Published: May 16, 2012. Category: Fiction » Children’s books » Classics
Poplap Annie kan sien, hoor, loop en is 'n baie slim lappop. Die ander poppe volg haar graag en sy leer hulle hoe om in menswereld te oorleef. Haar lessies is eenvoudig maar treffend. Sy was die eerste lappop wat 'n hartjie gekry het.
Panchatantra 51 short stories with Moral Part-2 (Illustrated)
By Vyanst
Price: $1.00 USD. Words: 11,320. Language: American English. Published: February 18, 2013. Category: Fiction » Children’s books » Fairy Tales & Folklore / Country & Ethnic
51 short and illustrarted stories from the Panchatantra. Panchatantra is from two Sankrit words "Pancha" means five and "tantra" means strategies. Panchantantra is part of Indian folklore for over 400 years now. This book retells 51 short stories from the compilation along with illustrations. Due to size restrictions the book is divided into 2 parts.This is part-2.
Storybook Square
By Jody Studdard
Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 25,150. Language: English. Published: August 4, 2012. Category: Fiction » Children’s books » Classics
Boring, boring, and more boring. That was the only way to describe Brooklyn Davis's summer. But everything changed when she and her brother, Cameron, discovered Storybook Square, a magic bookstore with the ability to transport them to wonderful worlds. Before they knew it, they were in Oz, working with Dorothy, the Scarecrow, the Tin Woodman, and the Cowardly Lion to defeat the evil Nome King.