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Tales From Germania
Series: Tales from the World's Firesides - Part 1 - Europe, Book 19. Price: Free! Words: 98,040. Language: English. Published: July 7, 2019. Categories: Fiction » Fairy tales, Fiction » Literary collections » European / German
Folk & Fairy Tales, Legends, Myths & Sagas from the Germanic tradition... Tales From Germania concentrates on those lesser known but still wonderful stories from the Brothers Grimm alongside other collectors such as Andrew Lang, Margaret Arndt and Logan Marshall. I also found some interesting but unattributed tales to add to the mix.
Tales From Gallia
Series: Tales from the World's Firesides - Part 1 - Europe, Book 18. Price: Free! Words: 104,260. Language: English. Published: June 2, 2019. Categories: Fiction » Fairy tales, Fiction » Literary collections » European / French
Folk & Fairy Tales, Legends, Myths & Sagas from France & the Gallic tradition. In Tales from Gallia we have a collection of tales from the French & Gallic folk tradition. French fairy tales are particularly known by their literary quality. Charles Perrault derived almost all his tales from folk sources, but rewrote them for an upper-class audience, removing some of the more rustic elements.
Tales from the Land of the Strigoi
Series: Tales from the World's Firesides - Part 1 - Europe, Book 16. Price: Free! Words: 116,160. Language: English. Published: April 5, 2019. Categories: Fiction » Fairy tales, Fiction » Literary collections » European / Eastern Russian & Former Soviet Union
Folk & Fairy Tales, Legends, Myths & Sagas from Romania These are some of the most engaging stories that I’ve collected together for a long time. The Romanian folklore tradition has a vitality that really shines through in these traditional tales, and I’m sure, like me, you will fall just a little bit in love with some of these wonderful characters.
Tales from the Samodivi
Series: Tales from the World's Firesides - Part 1 - Europe, Book 15. Price: Free! Words: 60,640. Language: English. Published: March 8, 2019. Categories: Fiction » Fairy tales, Fiction » Literary collections » European / Eastern Russian & Former Soviet Union
Folk & Fairy Tales, Legends, Myths & Sagas from the Balkans. The Balkan Peninsula is a region in South-Eastern Europe, and has a full and rich history and tradition where cultures have been mixing for at least 2,000 years and Slavic civilisation has had an especially strong influence. The result is diverse and fascinating folklore with its own set of mythical beings and legendary heroes.
Tales of Fire & Bronze
Series: Tales from the World's Firesides - Part 1 - Europe, Book 14. Price: Free! Words: 92,920. Language: English. Published: February 23, 2019. Categories: Fiction » Fairy tales, Fiction » Literary collections » European / General
Folk & Fairy Tales, Legends, Myths & Sagas from Greece Myths and tales from Greece. The Greek myths were initially an oral-poetic tradition of epic proportion. As ever, it’s been a delight and an education to read and work with these stunning texts. I hope you enjoy them too, for as the final line of The Golden Crab says, “And then they lived happily, and we who hear the story are happier still.”
Fell Runner
Series: Detective Freja Hansen. Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 15,890. Language: British English. Published: February 20, 2019. Categories: Fiction » Mystery & detective » Women Sleuths, Fiction » Literary collections » European / Scandinavian
When a Scottish-born Danish Detective discovers a dead fell runner in the Highlands, she must climb the mountain in a storm to outrun the murderer.
La Carte – 13
Series: Вне серии. Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 7,990. Language: Russian. Published: February 4, 2019. Categories: Fiction » Literature » Literary, Fiction » Literary collections » Russian & Former Soviet Union
Казалось бы, что особенного в каком-то учебном семинаре? Но почему тогда на нем разгораются страсти? Против чего восстают обычные люди? Зачем они врываются в зал, где обучают особо одаренных личностей? (Этот рассказ не был допущен к обсуждению на литературной студии Интерпресскон–2013 «по недоразумению»)
Жорик и большая политика
Series: Вне серии. Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 2,630. Language: Russian. Published: February 4, 2019. Categories: Fiction » Literature » Literary, Fiction » Literary collections » Russian & Former Soviet Union
Дворовой пацан Жорик решил сделать политическую карьеру и поначалу быстро «пошел в рост»…
Портрет с натуры
Series: Вне серии. Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 4,120. Language: Russian. Published: February 4, 2019. Categories: Fiction » Literature » Literary, Fiction » Literary collections » Russian & Former Soviet Union
Молодой художник не подозревает, что его ожидает во время, казалось бы, обычного сеанса рисования портрета…
Правая нога Бирюкова
Series: Вне серии. Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 2,630. Language: Russian. Published: February 4, 2019. Categories: Fiction » Literature » Literary, Fiction » Literary collections » Russian & Former Soviet Union
Потомственный почтальон Бирюков больше всего на свете боялся повредить свою правую ногу…
Такса, крошки и следы
Series: Вне серии. Price: $1.99 USD. Words: 24,210. Language: Russian. Published: February 4, 2019. Categories: Fiction » Literature » Literary, Fiction » Literary collections » Russian & Former Soviet Union
Сборник мини-рассказов, написанных автором в разные годы и на разные темы
Настя и шоколад
Series: Вне серии. Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 2,730. Language: Russian. Published: February 4, 2019. Categories: Fiction » Literature » Literary, Fiction » Literary collections » Russian & Former Soviet Union
Несчастья обрушились на Настю прямо со дня рождения. Дальше события ее жизни развивались самым невероятным образом…
Гренобль и Пифагор
Series: Вне серии. Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 8,760. Language: Russian. Published: February 4, 2019. Categories: Fiction » Literature » Literary, Fiction » Literary collections » Russian & Former Soviet Union
Живут на краю деревни под одной крышей два человека. Вместе их свела любовь к выпивке. Пагубная страсть полностью подчинила себе когда-то вполне приличных людей. Но с каждым днем человеческого в них остается все меньше…
Чагудай
Series: Вне серии. Price: $1.99 USD. Words: 16,440. Language: Russian. Published: February 4, 2019. Categories: Fiction » Literature » Literary, Fiction » Literary collections » European / Eastern Russian & Former Soviet Union
Чагудай – это поселок, в котором родился главный герой одноименной повести, и это место, куда ему не хочется возвращаться. По серьезным причинам…
Непечатный фольклор
Series: Непечатный фольклор. Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 57,530. Language: Russian. Published: February 2, 2019. Categories: Fiction » Cultural & ethnic themes » Cultural interest, general, Fiction » Literary collections » European / Eastern Russian & Former Soviet Union
Представленные в этой книге стихи, считалки, дразнилки, поддевки, подколы, скороговорки, пословицы и частушки хорошо знакомы очень многим жителям России. Хотя их не печатали в книгах и журналах, они присутствовали, жили в самом языке, будучи важными элементом отечественной культуры.
Команда, которую создал я
Series: Бизнес-роман. Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 133,580. Language: Russian. Published: January 31, 2019. Categories: Fiction » Business, Fiction » Literary collections » European / Eastern Russian & Former Soviet Union
Книга, которая сразу же после выхода стала культовой в российском бизнесе. Здесь все "как в жизни" - типовые ситуации, с которыми сталкивается каждый человек, ориентированный на личностный и карьерный рост. У кого-то эта книга вызовет восторг, у кого-то возмущение, но никого не оставит равнодушным.
Tales Told by Bulls and Wolves
Series: Tales from the World's Firesides - Part 1 - Europe, Book 13. Price: Free! Words: 112,990. Language: English. Published: January 18, 2019. Categories: Fiction » Fairy tales, Fiction » Literary collections » European / Italian
Folk & Fairy Tales, Legends, Myths & Sagas from Italy Folklore, fantasy and fairy tales from Italy & Sicily. As ever it’s been a delightful journey wandering through Italy’s famous cities and grand histories as I put this small collection together. I hope that you enjoy these stories too.
Tales from the Land of Rabbits
Series: Tales from the World's Firesides - Part 1 - Europe, Book 12. Price: Free! Words: 88,090. Language: English. Published: January 3, 2019. Categories: Fiction » Fairy tales, Fiction » Literary collections » European / Spanish & Portuguese
Folk & Fairy Tales, Legends, Myths & Sagas from Spain & Portugal These first tales herald from Spain & Portugal, from a broad set of sources and translations. There is a real flavour of the peninsular in these stories, reflecting as they do Spain and Portugal’s long history of thought, religion and conflict. I hope you enjoy these stories.
Avance La Maraton del Amor
Series: La Maraton del amor. Price: $2.50 USD. Words: 15,560. Language: Spanish. Published: December 18, 2018. Categories: Fiction » Women's fiction » Feminist, Fiction » Literary collections » Caribbean & Latin American
“Del closet a la dictadura” del Volumen I ‘Entre garúa y odio’, "Neurosis Intercultural" del III volumen ‘De sol y de Luna’, “Avenida El Golf” y "Tánatos en Oslo" del II volumen 'Menkori' describen el abuso sexual, violencia familiar y racismo que Malucha, Magnolia y Maniro enfrentan como niñas y mujeres, 'La maratón del amor' se inserta en #MeToo. Los relatos incluyen audios, música y fotos.
More Tales of Snow and Ice
Series: Tales from the World's Firesides - Part 1 - Europe, Book 8. Price: Free! Words: 102,710. Language: English. Published: December 10, 2018. Categories: Fiction » Fairy tales, Fiction » Literary collections » European / Scandinavian
More Folk & Fairy Tales, Legends, Myths & Sagas from Scandinavia This is the second in a two volume collection of tales from Scandinavia. There is a clear and rich tradition of storytelling in the north, perhaps dictated by long winter nights and roaring fires. Whenever you read these sagas and tales you tap into a centuries old heritage wrapped in wonder and magic and outlandish heroism.