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Anansi and Company: Retold Jamaican Tales
Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 8,800. Language: English. Published: July 3, 2015. Categories: Fiction » Children’s books » Animals, Fiction » Children’s books » Fairy Tales & Folklore / Adaptations
How do you escape a hungry tiger? Why do ram-goats smell? What happens if you get too greedy? In this collection of ten retold Jamaican stories, Anansi the spider tricks, sings, and dances his way into and out of trouble. As a trickster, Anansi has both good and bad traits, which makes him very human and his stories teach lessons for all of us.
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?
How To Babysit A Changeling: A Feyland Tale
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 17,940. Language: English. Published: June 24, 2015 by Fiddlehead Press. Categories: Fiction » Fantasy » Short stories, Fiction » Children’s books » Fairy Tales & Folklore / Adaptations
When a mortal boy is exchanged for a hideous faerie creature, Marny Fanalua steps up to help her friends in their battle against the Dark Court. (70 page Feyland novella.) *NOTE * The events in this novella occur simultaneously with Feyland: The Twilight Kingdom. Reading the complete Feyland Trilogy first is recommended to avoid spoilers.
Jack And The Giant Private Eyes
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 96,940. Language: English. Published: June 21, 2015. Categories: Fiction » Young adult or teen » Fairy Tales, Fiction » Children’s books » Fairy Tales & Folklore / Adaptations
We all know the story of Jack and the beanstalk. But did you know that Jack grew up? Yup, Jack Vine, Vine is now a private investigator with his friend, Tiny Giant. These cases and personal experiences are just a few of the events, which followed that fateful day, when a foolish boy sold his family’s cow for an hand full of beans
The Magic Book series, book 2: Mermaid Secrets
Price: $1.99 USD. Words: 20,780. Language: English. Published: June 17, 2015. Categories: Fiction » Children’s books » Action & Adventure / Survival Stories, Fiction » Children’s books » Fairy Tales & Folklore / Adaptations
Sophie and Felicity are on a family day out to the beach. Felicity makes a hasty decision to dash into the waves after a glimpsed sighting of what she believes to have been a mermaid. Just a short while later, after a dramatic turn of events, they're back in the thick of the action! Will their Magic Book be able to save them? Or are they truly 'out of their depth' this time? Dive in to find out!
The Ultimate Prince Charming
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 89,830. Language: English. Published: June 14, 2015. Categories: Fiction » Children’s books » Fairy Tales & Folklore / Adaptations
A prince without a princess, George has vowed to save the Lost Princesses in memory of his beloved Eleanor. Upon graduating from Charming Academy he begins his search. Little does he know that an old enemy has returned to ensure George never finds happily ever after for himself or anyone else.
Keano Searches For A Rainbow
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 2,680. Language: English. Published: May 14, 2015. Categories: Fiction » Children’s books » Fairy tales & fables, Fiction » Children’s books » Fairy Tales & Folklore / Adaptations
Keano was a dreamer; he wanted to do things no one else had ever done before. He wanted to visit the moon all by himself or live on a cloud high above the mountains and forest or swing from a star.
The Wild Island Cats
Price: $1.99 USD. Words: 5,810. Language: English. Published: May 13, 2015. Categories: Fiction » Children’s books » Fairy Tales & Folklore / Adaptations
Have you ever met a cat or dog that is truly extraordinary? Ever wondered if there is more to them than meets the eye? If so, this book is for you. On a tiny dune island, just off the coast of Prince Edward Island lives a magical race of cats and their friends who are here to help bring magic back to our world. Are you ready to get Wild?
Sir Stan the Bogeyman
Price: $17.95 USD. Language: English. Published: May 9, 2015. Categories: Fiction » Children’s books » Fairy Tales & Folklore / Adaptations
Do dark places bother you? The space under your bed… The closet, door slightly ajar… Do you believe in the Boogey Man? Who is he? Where did he come from? What does he want? Maybe he has a story to tell, And we should listen.
The Great Forest of Shee
Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 62,530. Language: English. Published: May 7, 2015 by Melange Books, LLC. Categories: Fiction » Young adult or teen » Fantasy, Fiction » Children’s books » Fairy Tales & Folklore / Adaptations
“Find Arizopal!” With those words from his desperately ill father, fifteen year-old Griffin begins his journey to the Great Forest of Shee, a mystical place, and difficult to navigate.
The Two-eyed Monster: A story on Good Behavior
Price: $3.00 USD. Words: 480. Language: English. Published: May 6, 2015. Categories: Fiction » Children’s books » Fairy Tales & Folklore / Adaptations
“Tina, the two-eyed monster wants candy and will do anything to get it. Anything except be a good little monster. This new children’s story by Cyril Salvant III, is an adaptation of the original story One-Eyes, Two-Eyes and Three-Eyes by Jacob and Wilhelm Grimm.” The Two-Eyed Monster is a book on Good Behavior
The Classroom Fables: Red and Mr. Wolfe
Price: Free! Words: 2,320. Language: English. Published: May 3, 2015. Categories: Fiction » Children’s books » Fairy Tales & Folklore / Adaptations
The first story of an updated fairy tale anthology, Red and Mr. Wolfe tells the story of Red Harrison, an eleven year old sixth grader who suffers the fate of his dog eating his homework. He devises a plan to earn an extension by bringing his teacher Mrs. G. a bright red apple. The substitute Mr. Wolfe sees Red with the apple and decides he must have it, dressing like Mrs. G to try and fool Red.
Persnickety's Book of Bedtime Stories
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 20,950. Language: English. Published: March 28, 2015. Categories: Fiction » Children’s books » Fairy Tales & Folklore / Adaptations, Fiction » Children’s books » Animals
Odd things happen when a curious cat wanders into a little girl’s favorite bedtime stories. Suddenly Goldilocks didn't jump out of the bears’ window, the Big Bad Wolf was never the villain, and the giant’s greatest treasure was neither the harp nor the hen.
Star Festival: A Novel Excerpt
Price: Free! Words: 1,170. Language: English. Published: March 28, 2015. Categories: Fiction » Children’s books » Fairy Tales & Folklore / Adaptations
A young elementary schooler finds a star creature during the Tanabata Festival.
পুতুল পরীর গল্প / Putul porir golpo (Bengali)
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 10,420. Language: Bengali. Published: March 26, 2015 by Ahsan Publication. Categories: Fiction » Children’s books » Fairy Tales & Folklore / Adaptations
অনেক দিন আগের কথা। বিশাল এক সাম্রাজ্যের বাদশাহ শাহরিয়াজ ছিলেন একজন সুন্দর মনের মানুষ। ধন-দৌলতের অভাব ছিলো না তাঁর। প্রজাদের হাসি-আনন্দের জন্য তিনি ব্যয় করতেন অঢেল টাকা-পয়সা। নিজেও আপন রাজ্যের সীমানা পেরিয়ে দেশ-বিদেশে ঘুরে বেড়াতে পছন্দ করতেন।
The White Gloves
Price: $1.99 USD. Words: 7,200. Language: English. Published: March 2, 2015. Categories: Fiction » Children’s books » Fairy Tales & Folklore / Adaptations, Fiction » Children’s books » Fiction
(5.00 from 3 reviews)
Red Riding Hood meets the wolf again. He decides to start his dinner with the old woman who lives in the forest. However, this is no ordinary woman but the forest fairy who, having taken the form of a ewe, challenges the wolf. Frustrated by the defiance of the ewe, the wolf flees to the big city where he meets the ewe again. What follows is very exciting and so ... so heart-breaking.
TheThree Little Pigs Who Rocked the House Down
Price: Free! Words: 220. Language: English. Published: March 1, 2015. Categories: Fiction » Children’s books » Fairy Tales & Folklore / Adaptations
This book is a spinoff of Three Little Pigs that focuses on the importance of music and freedom for the youth.
Choose Your Fairy Tale: You Are...Tortoise Triumphant (Choose Your Fairy Tale Book #3)
Price: $1.49 USD. Words: 3,590. Language: English. Published: February 20, 2015. Categories: Fiction » Children’s books » Fairy Tales & Folklore / Adaptations, Fiction » Literature » Fairy tales
Great for readers of all ages, this interactive version of the African tale "Tortoise Triumphant" puts YOU in the role of the tortoise. Select the right choice and your tale will end Happily Ever After! An entertaining and interactive way to enjoy this tale from West Africa!
O Patinho Feio
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 4,080. Language: Portuguese. Published: February 20, 2015. Categories: Fiction » Young adult or teen » Fairy Tales, Fiction » Children’s books » Fairy Tales & Folklore / Adaptations
O conto “O Patinho Feio” ilustra o sentimento de que há um lugar no qual seremos compreendidos e bem recebidos. Nele, uma pata choca uma nova ninhada de lindos patinhos, exceto um deles que era grande demais, desengonçado e cinza. Enfim, era um patinho feio.Nesse conto, H. C. Andersen pede que consideremos que “ter nascido em um terreiro de patos não importa, se você eclodiu de um ovo de cisne.”
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.