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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.
Goldilocks, or the Three Bears
Price: Free! Words: 3,140. Language: English. Published: June 28, 2015. Categories: Fiction » Children’s books » Fairy Tales & Folklore / Adaptations
In this retelling of the "Goldilocks, or the Three Bears" fable, Goldilocks must choose between a long walk home on an empty stomach or to throw caution to the wind and enter a strange house that's seemingly empty to find food. This time, however, things are a little different. Will Goldilocks repeat the same actions we all know ahead of time? Will the outcome be the same?
The Prince Who Turned Into a Toad: A Retelling of The Frog Prince
Price: Free! Words: 5,730. Language: English. Published: May 18, 2016. Categories: Fiction » Children’s books » Fairy Tales & Folklore / Adaptations, Fiction » Children’s books » Short Stories
While Kate and Rupert's parents are off touring the kingdom, Cousin Garil lets Rupert do anything he wants, but Kate isn't allowed to do any of the things she likes to do, which means her plans to become a scientist are hard to put into action. Yet when Rupert gets himself into a fix, Kate's love of science might be all that can save him. A short story of 5, 800 words for middle-grade readers.
Hah and Grr: A Retelling of Hansel and Gretel
Price: Free! Words: 5,480. Language: English. Published: May 17, 2016. Categories: Fiction » Children’s books » Fairy Tales & Folklore / Adaptations, Fiction » Children’s books » Short Stories
Hah and Grr were abandoned in the wood as babies and raised by Mother Wolf. They are happy, but they are the weakest of the pack and they are often hungry. One day, when they are following in the tracks of their lupine family, they smell something wonderful on the wind and follow their noses to a strange den in the woods. A short story of 5,100 words for middle grade readers.
Snegorochka: The Snow Maiden, a retelling of the Russian Fairy Tale
Price: Free! Words: 1,420. Language: English. Published: February 21, 2012. Categories: Fiction » Children’s books » Fairy Tales & Folklore / Adaptations, Fiction » Children’s books » Fairy tales & fables
The story of the Snow Maiden or Snegorochka, who comes to life in Russia.
The Old Woman in the Shoe Moves, Storybook One
Price: Free! Words: 250. Language: English. Published: March 15, 2012. Categories: Fiction » Children’s books » Fairy Tales & Folklore / Adaptations, Fiction » Children’s books » Nursery Rhymes
(4.50 from 2 reviews)
The Old Woman in the Shoe moves to several very different homes, before realizung that there is no place like home.
The Old Woman in the Shoe, Storybook Two
Price: Free! Words: 400. Language: American English. Published: August 3, 2012. Categories: Fiction » Children’s books » Fairy Tales & Folklore / Adaptations, Fiction » Children’s books » Stories in Verse
(4.00 from 1 review)
A short, but sweet look at life with The Old Woman in the Shoe and her many children. A new telling of an old classic Mother Goose story.
Pinocchio 2.0
Price: Free! Words: 800. Language: Italian. Published: July 4, 2015 by ZeugmaPad. Categories: Fiction » Children’s books » Fairy Tales & Folklore / Adaptations
Le favole non passano mai di moda ma si rinnovano con personaggi raccolti dal quotidiano. Questa è la versione di un moderno Pinocchio, con dialoghi in romanesco.
Aesop's Fables: The Goose With The Golden Eggs (Illustrated)
Price: Free! Words: 580. Language: English. Published: July 14, 2013. Categories: Fiction » Children’s books » Fairy tales & fables, Fiction » Children’s books » Fairy Tales & Folklore / Adaptations
(5.00 from 1 review)
Aesop? Aesop's Fables? Love Fables? Want your children to study time tested Wisdom? Do you need a great children's book that teaches life lessons in a fun way? You are on the right page! You have found the right book! "Aesop: The Goose With The Golden Eggs" from the "Aesop Illustrated Fables Series" is a highly engaging and totally fun Life Lesson book.
Grimrood
Price: Free! Words: 1,450. Language: Dutch. Published: August 21, 2012 by Stofkonijn (Dustbunny). Categories: Fiction » Children’s books » Fairy Tales & Folklore / Adaptations, Fiction » Fantasy » Short stories
Een wolvin vertelt haar pup een verhaaltje voor het slapen gaan, dan worden zij ruw verstoord.
Little Red Hide Meets a Poacher
You set the price! Words: 1,780. Language: English. Published: June 20, 2017 by Gryphon Scribes™. Categories: Fiction » Children’s books » Fairy Tales & Folklore / Adaptations, Fiction » Children’s books » Animals
A clever twist on the parable of Red Riding Hood teaches kids about wolves, ecology and hunting best practices.
Christina's Dilemma
Price: Free! Words: 1,590. Language: English. Published: March 28, 2013. Categories: Fiction » Children’s books » Short Stories, Fiction » Children’s books » Fairy Tales & Folklore / Adaptations
(4.00 from 1 review)
Christina's kitten had eaten all her big sister's Fantail Goldfish from the fish bowl, and now there was trouble. Christina needed a way to discourage Two-Sox from ever doing this again - but how? (PG) A children's story with an alternative ending which is a little on the dark side (you choose the ending you want).
Roberto & the Defeat of the Evil Borge of The Golden Kingdom
Price: Free! Words: 470. Language: English. Published: January 23, 2014. Categories: Fiction » Children’s books » Fairy Tales & Folklore / Adaptations
A young prince prince magician that finds out in a dream how to defeat the Evil Borge.Through a dream.
Bedtime Stories for Children
Price: Free! Words: 3,730. Language: English. Published: September 12, 2013. Categories: Fiction » Children’s books » Fairy Tales & Folklore / Adaptations, Fiction » Children’s books » Fairy tales & fables
(5.00 from 1 review)
Bedtime Stories for Children is a short collection of modern adaptations of classic folk tales from around the world. Suitable for all ages.
And Snakes End Up In Pits
Price: Free! Words: 750. Language: English. Published: August 14, 2012. Categories: Fiction » Children’s books » Fairy Tales & Folklore / Adaptations, Fiction » Children’s books » Animals
(5.00 from 1 review)
A snake's cunning plan to catch dinner goes bad for him and he ends up with mud all over his face.
Susan's Denial
Price: Free! Words: 2,250. Language: English. Published: March 19, 2019. Categories: Fiction » Children’s books » Fairy Tales & Folklore / Adaptations, Fiction » Children’s books » Religious / Christian / Values & Virtues
Fan Fiction to "Chronicles of Narnia" series by CS Lewis. This scene takes place after the last seventh book "The Last Battle." This story is told in Susan's point of view.
The Oso Prince
Price: Free! Words: 2,260. Language: English. Published: September 10, 2012. Categories: Fiction » Children’s books » Fairy Tales & Folklore / Adaptations, Fiction » Children’s books » Short Stories
(4.00 from 1 review)
Raul leads his father's army against an evil wizard and is turned into a bear! Will he ever return to his natural form? Find out in this short story.
Jacob and a Dream Come True
Price: Free! Words: 4,450. Language: English. Published: March 2, 2014. Categories: Fiction » Children’s books » Fairy Tales & Folklore / Adaptations
A 12 year old boy named Jacob, who has a peculiar supernatural ability, must endure a sticky situation when he is transferred to a new school, but when he encounters a particular student, he finds out that it is a lot harder to make friends and must find a way to cope with the mess he is in, or face a life time of solitude among his classmates.
Forget-It-Not and What-A-Lot
Price: Free! Words: 610. Language: English. Published: February 11, 2015. Categories: Fiction » Children’s books » Fairy Tales & Folklore / Adaptations, Fiction » Children’s books » Social Issues / Friendship
Forget-It-Not and What-A-Lot were best friends. They did everything together. Until that time they went together to pick berries and ended up picking a fight instead.
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.

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