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Thorn Wall: A Retold Fairy Tale by Anna Godiva
Series: Legends of the Fairytale Kingdom, Book 2. Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 2,390. Language: English. Published: September 18, 2012 by WPF Press. Categories: Fiction » Fairy tales, Fiction » Fantasy » Short stories
Good Times, capital of the Fairytale Kingdom, basks in eternal summer and sunshine. But some would argue even fairytale cities have a dark side. Hugh, son of the muck-scrubber, is not the lowest rung on the social ladder of Good Times High School; he is outside of it, alone and invisible. Still, he falls in love with Princess Beauty, queen bee of GTHS, and will do anything to impress her.
Skull White: A Retold Fairy Tale by Anna Godiva
Series: Legends of the Fairytale Kingdom, Book 1. Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 2,780. Language: English. Published: September 13, 2012 by WPF Press. Categories: Fiction » Fairy tales, Fiction » Fantasy » Short stories
In the Fairytale Kingdom, a woman wishes for a girl with skin as white as snow, cheeks as red as blood, and hair as black as her ebony window frame. Unfortunately, the incompetent fairy misunderstands, and gives her a child with bones as white as snow, eyes as red as blood, and a heart as black as the ebony window-frame. Thus, Skull White is born.
Stories of Spirits by Teresa Garcia
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 10,570. Language: English. Published: September 12, 2012 by THG StarDragon Publishing. Categories: Fiction » Fairy tales, Fiction » Fantasy » Paranormal
Five short stories of dragon spirits and ancestors, in a Japanese milleau. Some are set in ancient times, others are more modern. Each short story that has new vocabulary has a mini-glossary of Japanese terms that were utilized. Includes: "Ancestors," "Dragon Dance," "So Close, So Far," "Dark and Light," and "Watcher."
A Divine Tale by Jonathan Antony Strickland
Price: Free! Words: 2,990. Language: English. Published: September 8, 2012. Categories: Fiction » Fairy tales, Fiction » Fantasy » Short stories(3.75 from 4 reviews)
This is a story about Seglaman the Snow God, and how other God’s use his sorry tale as a reminder to younger less experienced God's as a warning to never become too comfortable when ruling over mortals who worship them. If you read this story then I would much appreciate it if you would review the story (whether the review be good or bad) as any feedback would be most helpful.
The Real Magic by Oksana Vasilenko
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 6,580. Language: English. Published: September 2, 2012. Categories: Fiction » Children’s books » Fairy tales & fables, Fiction » Fairy tales
Every prince is taught that he should do what he should do and not what he wants to do because this is his royal duty. But what if the royal duty is to marry a princess he has never met and who is (as the rumor has it) stupid and ugly? Should he still do what he's told or would he dare to disobey?
Sarah and the Magic Beans by Merri Hiatt
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 7,030. Language: English. Published: August 10, 2012. Categories: Fiction » Fairy tales, Fiction » Women's fiction » General
Sarah Carpenter has three days to pay her rent and less than four dollars in her checking count. At the farmer's market near her home, a mysterious woman offers her a lavender pouch and instructs her to come back in one week and either return the pouch with the items inside or pay five dollars. Sarah takes the pouch and opens herself to the gift of magic.
Two Twins by Alain Gomez
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 2,780. Language: English. Published: August 4, 2012. Categories: Fiction » Fairy tales
Two twin brothers are born and their mother cannot keep both. One is granted a wish to learn any task instantly and the other must work hard to acquire what he has. Which one will learn the greater lesson? Short story, approx. 2,600 words.
Maelyn (The Nine Princesses - Book 1) (Free Princess Book) by Anita Valle
Series: The Nine Princesses. Price: Free! Words: 17,090. Language: English. Published: July 29, 2012. Categories: Fiction » Fairy tales, Fiction » Young adult or teen » Romance(5.00 from 3 reviews)
Born as a peasant but raised as a princess, Maelyn struggles to be accepted in her kingdom. The king and queen are dead, the servants have vanished, leaving Maelyn and her 8 sisters alone in the castle. To survive, each princess has her own job: Throne Princess, Kitchen Princess, Wardrobe Princess, etc. And for this, they are mocked by the kingdom's nobility. Book 1 of The Nine Princesses series.
A Floating World: Stories by Karen Best
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 46,330. Language: English. Published: July 26, 2012 by Beating Windward Press. Categories: Fiction » Fairy tales, Fiction » Horror » Weird fiction
With A FLOATING WORLD, Karen Best infuses mundane life with elements of the fantastic. From mermaids and sea serpents to deadly pin pricks and crying icons, these 13 stories stretch the boundaries of reality while exploring the search for answers where there are none.
The Music Maker by Soha Turfler
Price: Free! Words: 4,280. Language: English. Published: July 21, 2012. Categories: Fiction » Fairy tales, Fiction » Children’s books » Fairy tales & fables
Can you hear the melody from the Music Maker's box? Or have you forgotten to listen, your heart under lock? The Music Maker waits in the Market spinning songs. Hoping for a listener, a lover to come along. A fable for children and those who once so were, the Music Maker will delight all who are willing to have heard.
A Dish Best Served by the Side of a Roaring Fire by Richard Alan Dickson
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 4,780. Language: English. Published: July 12, 2012 by Grey Cat Press. Categories: Fiction » Humor & comedy » General, Fiction » Fairy tales
When someone tosses an annoying animated puppet beneath Jack's car to frame him for a hit-and-run homicide one dark and stormy night, the giant killer's mood sours. Someone has forgotten a very important rule: never mess with the baddest bad boy in town.
The Organizing by F. Simon Grant
Price: Free! Words: 5,610. Language: English. Published: July 8, 2012. Categories: Fiction » Humor & comedy » General, Fiction » Fairy tales
The Organizing, a standalone supplement to the Living Needle series, is about Tom Wood, a man incapable of recognizing when something is strange. Unfortunately, his boring job as a zero counter is interrupted by the daisy growing out of his computer. Now the oblivious Tom must navigate the chaos around him as the whole building seems to be going through some sort of metamorphosis.
Amérique by Antoine Bello
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 48,940. Language: French. Published: July 7, 2012. Categories: Fiction » Literature » Plays & Screenplays, Fiction » Fairy tales
Un brillant chirurgien est chargé d'enrayer une épidémie qui décime le pays. Manque de chance, il tombe amoureux... Premier roman d'Antoine Bello (Les falsificateurs, Les éclaireurs), écrit à 20 ans, Amérique est publié ici pour la première fois. Il charmera tous ceux qui aiment Boris Vian, les grands sentiments, le plaisir de la lecture et des mots.
Rumpel by H Jason Schulz
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 3,000. Language: English. Published: July 3, 2012. Categories: Fiction » Children’s books » Fairy Tales & Folklore / Adaptations, Fiction » Fairy tales
In this short story a young Indian girl is tricked by a little magical man to give up her first born child unless she can guess his name.
The Legend of Ba-ba-co-tay by Tiffany T.J. Craig
Price: Free! Words: 810. Language: English. Published: June 26, 2012 by Craiganmore-books Publishing. Categories: Fiction » Fairy tales(3.00 from 1 review)
The story of a young man as he, with the Earth Mothers help, searched for that which must be searched for.
Flowers End by Gerard O'Keeffe
Price: Free! Words: 2,460. Language: English. Published: June 17, 2012. Categories: Fiction » Horror » Occult, Fiction » Fairy tales(5.00 from 1 review)
A young woman travels to a remote Welsh valley in search of her family history and finds herself embroiled in the myth and magic of that ancient land.
The Selkie by Jen Ný
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 4,770. Language: English. Published: May 9, 2012. Categories: Fiction » Fantasy » Short stories, Fiction » Fairy tales
In this retelling of Celtic myth, a young fisherman named Conall loses his beloved wife to the fury of the sea. In his grief, he loses his will to live until he is rescued by a woman who appears to have come from the sea itself.
A Wirral Otherkin Trilogy by Adele Cosgrove-Bray
Price: $1.99 USD. Words: 5,130. Language: British English. Published: April 28, 2012. Categories: Fiction » Fantasy » Short stories, Fiction » Fairy tales
Three stories of selkies and faeries. Encounter the notorious fae of Caldy Hill. Meet the secretive selkies who swim beyond Hilbre Island then walk on land in human form. Discover the magic of Wirral's ancient history in these enchanting dark fantasy tales.