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I Am Mary, Touch Me Not
By B F Moloney
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 1,390. Language: English. Published: April 12, 2014. Category: Fiction » Literature » Visionary & metaphysical
This immaculate Mary, whom men also love, is again reshaping the universe in her womb, from which she will give birth to it. And though the birth is at the end of her pain cycle she is nevertheless beatified and adored, just like the other Mary. A conceptual parfable by the author of Morning Star, Euphosyne’s Task and Influenca’s Needful Finitude.
A Guitar with Too Many Strings
By John Mellor
Price: Free! Words: 40,550. Language: British English. Published: April 2, 2014 by 7-books.net. Category: Fiction » Literature » Fairy tales
"Madness dances with brilliance" - a wild rock'n'roll singer, a lonely white dolphin and other strange beings work in insane concert to help a young boy find his true self. A gaunt tree leans on the sky, curiously like a guitar with too many strings; and the Angel leans on her gate, watching. - "I've never seen anything quite like this before"; "A unique & wonderful manuscript".
Old Stories
By Mozambican Writers
Price: Free! Words: 9,820. Language: English. Published: March 25, 2014. Category: Fiction » Children’s books » Fairy Tales & Folklore / Country & Ethnic
Is the Rabbit really cleverer than the Monkey? What is the moral of the story? Like other parts of the world, Mozambique has a rich oral literature of animal fables. Grandmothers still tell them to children, and the children respond in a chorus with the magical word "Karingana!"
A Story Of Life
By P. Schneider
Price: Free! Words: 5,590. Language: English. Published: March 23, 2014. Category: Fiction » Fantasy » Short stories
(5.00 from 1 review)
A Story of Life is a richly layered fable about a young girl’s coming of age as she experiences the transformation of society’s innocence. A Story of Life is brought to you by Mobile Poetry, a company dedicated to publishing quality content optimized for reading on mobile devices.
Bad Apple
By Ashley St. Clair
Price: Free! Words: 1,290. Language: English. Published: March 10, 2014. Category: Fiction » Literature » Fairy tales
0.25 star(4.33 from 3 reviews)
“Once upon a time in a kingdom now disremembered, there lived a peasant girl by the name of Jonagold. Her hair was the colour of ginger, her skin dotted with freckles, her face round and comely.” Jonagold may sound like your typical fairy tale maiden—but her outer beauty hides an inner darkness.
The Invisible Layer
By Jean-Yves Crozier
Series: Acoustic Funambulist, Book 10. Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 1,390. Language: English. Published: March 10, 2014. Category: Fiction » Literature » Visionary & metaphysical
Going forth in an ever expanding reality, the Acoustic Funambulist's journey takes the turns of his own artistry, pushing beyond the limits of the known universe. In this tenth episode, the aerialist faces the obstacle of his own stubbornness anchored in a past that is no longer relevant.
Gypsy Fairy Tale Box Set (Once, Far Away, and Ever After)
By Dana Michelle Burnett
Series: Gypsy Fairy Tale. Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 83,020. Language: English. Published: February 27, 2014. Category: Fiction » Literature » Fairy tales
Are You Ready for the Magic? Are You Ready for the Fairy Tale? Now you can enjoy all three novellas in the Gypsy Fairy Tale Series! Dive into the mysterious world of the Irish Travellers that protect an ancient tribe of immortals. when their paths cross with a young woman struggling to make her way in the world, three fates change forever.
Ever After (Gypsy Fairy Tale Book Three)
By Dana Michelle Burnett
Series: Gypsy Fairy Tale, Book 3. Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 24,750. Language: English. Published: February 25, 2014. Category: Fiction » Romance » Paranormal
Harmony has made her choice. It’s Kieran that she loves, it’s always been him, but to choose Kieran is to lose Alec forever. Is that too much to sacrifice? The time has come to take her place in the Tuatha De Danann and Irish Traveller community or say goodbye to them and Kieran for all eternity. No matter what her decision, her life will never be the same.
Tortoise Gets Even
By Al Molaison
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 1,100. Language: English. Published: February 13, 2014. Category: Fiction » Children’s books » Animals
0.5 star(4.50 from 2 reviews)
This retelling of a trickster story shows the smaller tortoise besting the larger bullies, the elephant and the whale. In this tale the trickster is friendly, clever, successful, and certainly entertaining. His story is a good read for elementary students and fun for all who like good tricks.
The Clay Head Benediction
By Marty Rafter
Price: Free! Words: 55,230. Language: English. Published: February 9, 2014. Category: Fiction » Literature » Fairy tales
Luke Kolbe is a lonely Pittsburgh apartment rental agent with big ideas inspired by his love of literature and art. Guided by his desire to create, he hides his tiny handmade sculptures in public places in hopes of inspiring other dreamers in this unpretentious lighthearted novel about humble idealism and sincere intentions in the face of ingrained suspicion.
Quality Food, Home Delivery
By Adam Hughes
Price: Free! Words: 1,230. Language: English. Published: February 2, 2014. Category: Fiction » Literature » Fairy tales
Christian had been a thorn in Judy's side ever since the foster showed up at her home three years earlier. When child protective services showed up on her doorstep, she knew the runaway Ugly Duckling was out to cause her more trouble.
The Piper's Songs
By Nicholas Lim
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 1,270. Language: English. Published: January 29, 2014. Category: Fiction » Literature » Fairy tales
A fable about how the Pied Pier found his tunes.
Fox in the Hen House
By Mary E. Lowd
Price: Free! Words: 2,370. Language: English. Published: January 22, 2014. Category: Fiction » Literature » Literary
(5.00 from 1 review)
Can a fox kit be raised by a mother hen? Originally published in Dancing in the Moonlight: Rainfurrest 2013 Charity Anthology.
Me llamo Siba y soy una piedra
By Ana Hernández Vila
Price: Free! Words: 22,400. Language: Spanish. Published: January 14, 2014. Category: Fiction » Literature » Fairy tales
¿Quién me iba a decir a mí, como piedra que soy, que la vida pudiera regalarme novedades, quién? ¿Cómo a una milenaria como yo, podían sacudir el alma tanto los movimientos de un humano? Desde la sorpresa al terror, desde el amor a la muerte, desde el silencio al estruendo, no hay mucho ni poco, tan solo el temblor de las primeras cosas, hasta para una piedra tan normal como yo. Dejo aquí las pala
Red
By Jessie K
Price: Free! Words: 3,160. Language: English. Published: December 22, 2013. Category: Fiction » Children’s books » Fairy tales & fables
(5.00 from 2 reviews)
Red is a short fairy tale about a boy who finds love in his back yard. Red is a frog that the boy kisses and becomes a beautiful woman. The girl he has been dreaming of since he left his house for school.
The Knight and the Princess
By Matthew Gordon
Price: Free! Words: 7,880. Language: English. Published: December 14, 2013. Category: Fiction » Literature » Fairy tales
One uninterrupted gaze into the reflecting pool reveals everything there is to know about oneself. For a young knight who dreams of becoming king, and the princess who is determined to marry him, the fate of the realm unfolds before them… and nothing is what they expect.
История о Белом Голубе: Cказка о свободе
By Kunavi The Writer
Price: Free! Words: 5,620. Language: Russian. Published: December 4, 2013. Category: Fiction » Children’s books » Animals
Это история о Белом Голубе, который отправляется в полет вокруг света, в поисках таинственного вороньего гнезда, в котором, как гласит поверье, вороны прячут всех белых голубей похищенных ими. Вот почему вокруг одни только серые голуби.
The Story About White Dove: A Fairy Tale About Freedom
By Kunavi The Writer
Price: Free! Words: 6,950. Language: English. Published: October 26, 2013. Category: Fiction » Children’s books » Animals
This is a story about White Dove, who starts the flight around the world in search of the mysterious crow's nest in which, how the belief said, crows hide all white doves stolen by them. That's why there are only gray doves around.
Cinders
By Michelle D. Argyle
Price: Free! Words: 37,830. Language: English. Published: October 24, 2013. Category: Fiction » Fantasy » General
Cinderella's happily-ever-after isn't turning out the way she expected. With her fairy godmother imprisoned in the castle and a mysterious stranger haunting her dreams, Cinderella is on her own to discover true love untainted by magic.
What the Gorgon Saw
By Kara Caldwell
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 1,700. Language: English. Published: October 16, 2013. Category: Fiction » Literature » Fairy tales
What does it take to make a monster? Stheno isn’t evil. She and her sisters serve the goddess faithfully. But when Medusa's scream shatters the silence, their lives will change forever. Can three sisters survive when even the gods turn against them? Includes the bonus story, Spring Maiden’s Shadow. Each Flash Fiction Myth is 500 to 1,000 words: the perfect size for a quick read.