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Fiction » Children’s books » Fairy Tales & Folklore / Adaptations

Jared's Quest: An Unfortunate Fairy Tale Short Story
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 11,520. Language: English. Published: January 28, 2015. Categories: Fiction » Young adult or teen » Fairy Tales, Fiction » Children’s books » Fairy Tales & Folklore / Adaptations
Mina Grime is a Grimm. Jared is her Fae protector, and all around pain in the neck. Then the wheels of fate turn on Jared, and he is given his own quest to complete against his will. Jared has his hands full as he tries to save a bunch of spellbound boys, and capture a beautiful shape-changing Fae.
Impossible: Piercing the Veil, Book 3
Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 104,450. Language: English. Published: October 9, 2016. Categories: Fiction » Young adult or teen » Sci-Fi & fantasy, Fiction » Children’s books » Fairy Tales & Folklore / Adaptations
**Magic, Quantum Physics and Arthurian legends.** In this gripping conclusion of the Piercing the Veil trilogy, the Watchers and the Shadow Lord both amass their ranks, the battle begins, and the true identity of the Child of the Prophecy is revealed—to the shock of all.
The Storyteller and Her Sisters
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 90,230. Language: English. Published: October 10, 2014. Categories: Fiction » Children’s books » Fairy Tales & Folklore / Adaptations, Fiction » Children’s books » Legends, Myths, Fables / General
The Storyteller and Her Sisters is set in a world inspired by fairy tales--but with a bit of a twist! You might know a story about twelve princesses who danced every night with twelve princes, and wore out their shoes in the process. Lyra is one of those princesses--but you'll find her version of the story a bit different than you expect!
The People the Fairies Forget
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 121,430. Language: English. Published: October 16, 2015. Categories: Fiction » Young adult or teen » Fantasy, Fiction » Children’s books » Fairy Tales & Folklore / Adaptations
Tarragon isn't your typical fairy, and when he gets involved in familiar fairy tales, it's not to help the characters you typically see. Tarry is more interested in a goatherd in love with a kitchen maid in Sleeping Beauty's castle, or in the girl who mistakenly fits into Cinderella's slipper--all those people the typical Good Fairies pay no attention to at all.
Gałązka rajskiej jabłoni. Prastare polskie baśnie, klechdy i opowieści
Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 55,370. Language: Polish. Published: May 31, 2017. Categories: Fiction » Children’s books » Fairy Tales & Folklore / Adaptations
„Gałązka rajskiej jabłoni” to zbiór bardzo pięknych i mądrych polskich baśni, klechd, legend oraz opowieści, przeznaczonych zarówno dla dzieci jak i dla dorosłych. Tom zawiera opracowane literacko przez Andrzeja Juliusza Sarwę prastare polskie wątki baśniowe przekazywane sobie przez stulecia z ust do ust, a spisane dopiero w niezbyt odległej przeszłości.
The Ugly Duckling and Other Tales for Young Ears
Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 9,890. Language: English. Published: August 28, 2013. Categories: Fiction » Children’s books » Fairy Tales & Folklore / Adaptations, Fiction » Children’s books » Fairy tales & fables
The book contains 5 fairy tales, adapted from the work of Hans Christian Andersen to be suitable for reading to modern children of all ages. The stories included are The Ugly Duckling, The Princess and the Pea, The Swineherd, The Emperor's New Clothes and What a Good Man Does is Always Right. The book contains a marker after approximately every five minutes of reading.
Chicken Little
Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 480. Language: English. Published: January 29, 2014. Categories: Fiction » Children’s books » Fairy Tales & Folklore / Adaptations
Chicute, a happy chicken, starts its day with a pleasant morning, goes over a roller-coaster ride and ends with a wise advice from none other than the King of the Jungle. Enjoy this old enchanting tale with fresh new illustrations from Eliza Charles McCaulay.
Off to Camp and Discovering Art
Series: Before Happily Ever After, Book 3. Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 27,740. Language: English. Published: March 27, 2013 by June Kramin. Categories: Fiction » Children’s books » Fairy Tales & Folklore / Adaptations
A week at Val’s farm is out of the question this year, but Valerie and Samantha’s parents are able to plan a weekend camping trip they can get together. Merlin the magician makes a timely appearance to take them on their quest to help Arthur find his true identity and his place in Camelot.
Down the River and Awakening the Rose
Series: Before Happily Ever After, Book 4. Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 27,340. Language: English. Published: May 17, 2013 by June Kramin. Categories: Fiction » Children’s books » Fairy Tales & Folklore / Adaptations
Disappointed that they were getting a canoe trip instead of a fairy tale adventure, Valerie and Samantha are pleasantly surprised when the river's surroundings transform before their eyes. A young boy with a dragon after him gets their adventure off to a shaky start. Helping awaken a sleeping princess is a wonderful ending.
Soaring up to the Clouds, Not Knowing Jack
Series: Before Happily Ever After. Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 28,510. Language: English. Published: April 22, 2014 by June Kramin. Categories: Fiction » Children’s books » Fairy Tales & Folklore / Adaptations
Join Valerie and Samantha in their fifth adventure: A great new take on the Jack and the Beanstalk tale.
Past the Fields. Where all is Golden
Series: Before Happily Ever After. Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 30,770. Language: English. Published: September 28, 2014 by June Kramin. Categories: Fiction » Children’s books » Fairy Tales & Folklore / Adaptations
Discovering the city of gold is not a quest Val & Sam ever thought they'd have to do. Learning it's true value was even more surprising.
At the Museum, With Wandering Eyes
Series: Before Happily Ever After. Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 28,090. Language: English. Published: January 18, 2015 by June Kramin. Categories: Fiction » Children’s books » Fairy Tales & Folklore / Adaptations
An unexpected adventure begins when Valerie and Samantha visit the Science Museum in St Paul, Minnesota. This proves to be their most complicated adventure yet, collecting objects with intriguing symbols. The most difficult part comes when they find out what they can so with them in the end.
The Pied Piper of Hamelin
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 3,440. Language: English. Published: September 6, 2017 by The Writers of the Apocalypse. Categories: Fiction » Children’s books » Fairy Tales & Folklore / Adaptations
Rats! Rats everywhere in Hamelin Town! No one can get rid of them... except the Pied Piper. Keenum Spear retells this story while remaining faithful to the original narration (and moral lesson) by Robert Browning.
The Beast With No Beauty
Series: Fairy Tales Retold, Book 6. Price: $1.99 USD. Words: 8,810. Language: English. Published: August 15, 2014. Categories: Fiction » Children’s books » Fairy Tales & Folklore / Adaptations, Fiction » Young adult or teen » Fairy Tales
A charming twist to the story of Beauty and the Beast, told completely from the point of view of the beast himself.
Spider's Yule Gift: A Children's FolkTale and Polish Pagan Holiday Traditions
Price: $1.99 USD. Words: 5,400. Language: English. Published: December 2, 2013. Categories: Fiction » Children’s books » Fairy Tales & Folklore / Adaptations, Nonfiction » New Age » Witchcraft & wicca
It's the night before the Winter Solstice. All the woodland animals are making gifts for the newborn Sun. But poor Spider doesn't have a gift. What will she do? A traditional Yule tale from Poland returned to its pagan roots, based on the tale told by my father. Also included is information on the Yule holiday in Poland and recipes and tips and ritual ideas to use them in a pagan context.
Little Red - The Real Story of Red Riding Hood
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 5,670. Language: English. Published: August 20, 2015 by Dragan Matijevic. Categories: Fiction » Children’s books » Fairy Tales & Folklore / Adaptations
Forget about that goody two-shoes in the cape! This comic beautifully illustrated version of Red Riding Hood shows the girl in the way you’ve never seen her. In fact, everything in this story is upside down and inside out. Grandma and the Wolf are old friends, the Wolf is terrified of children and Little Red has a very un-angelic streak leading to a very bubbly ending.
The Pinocchio Complex
You set the price! Words: 2,330. Language: English. Published: December 29, 2014. Categories: Fiction » Science fiction » Short stories, Fiction » Children’s books » Fairy Tales & Folklore / Adaptations
(4.67 from 3 reviews)
“The Pinocchio Complex,” is a 2000 word retelling of Pinocchio as a science fiction story with robots on Mars. The short story was previously sold in 2012 to Cosmos.
20 Animal Stories for Kids Retold with Moral Lessons
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 15,660. Language: English. Published: December 17, 2013. Categories: Fiction » Children’s books » Fairy Tales & Folklore / Adaptations, Fiction » Children’s books » Short Stories
Set of 20 stories for kids - a retelling of popular stories from Aesop and the Panchatantra - animal fables with moral lessons. These old kids favorites are retold in a modern and humorous style. Familiar stories like 'The four friends and the hunter', 'The tortoise and the geese', etc are retold nicely. Can be read aloud as bed-time stories for kids or can be read by older kids for themselves.
C.A.M.P. Phoenix Destiny of the Metamorph
Series: C.A.M.P. Phoenix, Book 2. Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 86,300. Language: English. Published: February 20, 2012. Categories: Fiction » Children’s books » Fairy Tales & Folklore / Adaptations, Fiction » Young adult or teen » Fantasy
Having suffered great loss and many changes in her life, nine-year-old Abigail Martin is thrilled by the chance to get away from it all when she receives an invitation to summer camp. In Destiny of the Metamorph, the second book in the C.A.M.P. Phoenix series, we join Abigail and her housemates for a second perspective of their first summer at an unusual camp for extraordinary kids.
The Boy Who Sold The Butter
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 20. Language: English. Published: July 29, 2012. Categories: Fiction » Children’s books » Fairy Tales & Folklore / Adaptations
This comic is a retelling of the silly Danish folktale, "The Boy Who Sold The Butter." In this story the silly boy's foolish mistake brings him an unexpected reward. Written with first grade sight words, this colorful comic is easy to read and perfect for those who are learning to read.

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