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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.
One Hundred Days Without Fire
By Alex Binney
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 26,220. Language: British English. Published: October 16, 2013 by Strict Publishing International. Category: Fiction » Fantasy » General
When Marcus died prematurely, he was startled to find neither Heaven nor Hell were ready for him. He had to return to Earth for a hundred days to be tested, to find out whether he should spend eternity in paradise or torment. But nothing was straightforward for Marcus, and nothing, ever, was as he expected it to be…
Bongo va a la Escuela
By Lucas Hosby
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 1,520. Language: Spanish. Published: October 11, 2013. Category: Fiction » Children’s books » Animals
Lucas lleva a su perro Bongo a la escuela para aprender, pero la póliza escolar no permite perros en las aulas de clase. La escuela pronto se da cuenta de que Bongo no es un perro ordinario.
El Pingüino y la Ballena
By Lucas Hosby
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 1,980. Language: Spanish. Published: October 11, 2013. Category: Fiction » Children’s books » Animals
En esta historia, el pingüino Akid, no desea nada más que volar en el aire, como los otros pájaros. Su aventura comienza cuando conoce a la ballena Port.
The Sky of L.A. is Yellow/Grey
By Eric Burns-White
Series: Mythology of the Modern World. Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 5,920. Language: English. Published: October 9, 2013. Category: Fiction » Literature » Fairy tales
Amanda is an ordinary girl in an extraordinary world. Raised with the secrets of the backworlds and behind-the-scenes spaces of our reality, she has grown into a confident, normal person. But, when she falls in love with the son of a Locus -- a cornerstone of reality -- Amanda must prove she can be as remarkable as any heroine.
Nemesid
By Eric Burns-White
Series: Mythology of the Modern World. Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 6,590. Language: English. Published: October 8, 2013. Category: Fiction » Literature » Fairy tales
Art and industry are often seen as mutually exclusive, but it wasn't always that way. In this modern myth, we learn the story of a nemesid named Adrastia Young -- one of the spirits of vengeance and retribution, partnered to a spirit of Good Order and a muse. When Adrastia sees her partners grow closer to each other, her jealousy doesn't just affect her relationships, but the entire world.
Proserpina
By Eric Burns-White
Series: Mythology of the Modern World. Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 8,520. Language: English. Published: October 7, 2013. Category: Fiction » Literature » Fairy tales
A modern retelling of the myth of Persephone, Proserpina is the story of an immortal goddess condemned to eternity under the heel of a domineering mother. What price would she -- and all of creation -- pay for freedom?
Quickening
By Kara Caldwell
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 1,740. Language: English. Published: September 30, 2013. Category: Fiction » Literature » Fairy tales
A kiss awakens desire. Galatea slumbered in the rock, awaiting his touch. Now, Pygmalion comes to give her form. Tremble beneath the chisel’s bite. Thrill to the sculptor’s caress. Wake, to life. Each Flash Fiction Myth is 500 to 1,000 words long: the perfect size for a quick read. Experience ancient myth in modern form, featuring the women of mythology. Contains bonus story: Solace and Sorrow.
Entangled: Broken Fairy Tales
By Rabia Gale
Price: $1.99 USD. Words: 14,100. Language: English. Published: September 28, 2013. Category: Fiction » Literature » Fairy tales
A foster mother is torn between loyalty to the sea-girl she raised and the people she left so long ago. A runaway daughter receives help from her mother's love reaching across the sea. A woman who lost everything to a curse of thorns is given another chance to love. ENTANGLED: BROKEN FAIRY TALES explores the relationships between mothers and daughters in three short stories.
The Eighth Square
By J. Aleksandr Wootton
Series: Fayborn, Book 2. You set the price! Words: 48,520. Language: English. Published: September 25, 2013. Category: Fiction » Young adult or teen » Fantasy
(5.00 from 4 reviews)
Fayborn, #2 - Dodging unwelcome encounters with the supernatural is making Petra Godfellow's freshman year very difficult. Emissaries from the imprisoned Faerie Queen are looking for her. Members of the Green Kingdom Militia watch her everywhere she goes. Worst of all, servants of James Oberon keep trying to kidnap her. All because they believe that Petra is a direct descendant of Robin the Puck.
Friendship Cemetery
By Adele Elliott
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 49,700. Language: English. Published: September 15, 2013 by Crooked Cat publishing. Category: Fiction » Horror » Ghost
Columbus, Mississippi, is a city with secrets. Ghosts, both real and imagined, share the town with a cast of eccentric characters.
El Viaje del Pequeño Ratoncito: El Ratoncito Aventurero se va a Explorar el Mundo, Hace Nuevos Amigos y Descubre Quién es en Realidad
By Lucas Hosby
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 8,220. Language: Spanish. Published: September 13, 2013. Category: Fiction » Children’s books » Animals
Ésta es la inspiradora historia de un ratoncito aventurero, audaz y digno de ser amado. Únete a las aventuras del pequeño ratoncito que tiene grandes sueños de ir a lugares a donde ningún otro ratón ha ido jamás. En sus aventuras él hará nuevas amistades, visitará nuevos lugares, aprenderá lecciones importantes y descubrirá algo realmente increíble sobre sí mismo.
The Mountain's Pride
By Joshua Robison
Price: Free! Words: 190. Language: English. Published: September 11, 2013. Category: Fiction » Literature » Fairy tales
A fable written in an Aesopian style.
Sleeping Beauties: The Case of the Worn-Out Dancing Shoes
By Sarah Wallace
Series: The Carmichael Casebook, Book 1. Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 40,160. Language: English. Published: September 1, 2013. Category: Fiction » Mystery & detective » Traditional British
In this retelling of "The Worn-Out Dancing Shoes," Agatha Christie meets the Brothers Grimm when young detective Daniel Carmichael and his wife Lorelei investigate the mysterious circumstances surrounding a college for young ladies. As they try to discover how a group of students go out dancing every night, the Carmichaels find themselves entangled in a mystery reeking of dark magic.
The Squirrel with the Most Nuts in the World
By Lucas Hosby
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 2,500. Language: English. Published: August 29, 2013. Category: Fiction » Children’s books » Animals
(5.00 from 1 review)
In this story, squirrels Marvin and Scotty have been friends for a long time. One day, Marvin has trouble finding any nuts, and he realizes that Scotty has collected all the nuts in the area for himself. No matter how much Marvin asks to have a nut for himself and his family, Scotty won’t help. It turns out that Scotty wants to be the squirrel with the most nuts in the world.
Far Away (Gypsy Fairy Tale Book Two)
By Dana Michelle Burnett
Series: Gypsy Fairy Tale, Book 2. Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 29,290. Language: English. Published: August 27, 2013. Category: Fiction » Literature » Fairy tales
Harmony Jacobson’s life changed forever when the Irish Travellers and Kieran came to Corydon Indiana. Now that they are gone, she tries to rebuild her life, but the ancient war between the Tuatha De Danann and the Mileans pulls her right back into Kieran’s magical world. Can she get to Kieran in time? Has she put her trust in the wrong person yet again?
Dolphin Dance (Short Story Sampler)
By Karen Sandler
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 13,050. Language: English. Published: August 21, 2013. Category: Fiction » Literature » Fairy tales
Dolphin Dance When Megan's husband neglects her on what should have been a romantic birthday cruise, a dark stranger on the ship pursues and seduces her, ripping her all at once from her husband and reality. Mom Fifth-grader Benjamin knows his mom will save him when a violent ex-con breaks into their house--but only if Benjamin can survive until it's time for his mom to wake.
Coco
By Kristy Webster
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 18,830. Language: English. Published: August 19, 2013. Category: Fiction » Literature » Fairy tales
(5.00 from 1 review)
"Coco" is a novella that tells the story of two families; the Trozcos and the Fabos and the two children that set the destiny of both families in motion. Sammy is born with an exceptional beauty but a broken heart. Maribel Trozco is a child full of joy yet with a unique condition; a third arm she later calls "Coco."
A Little Mouse's Journey: The Daring Young Mouse Goes Out to Explore the World, Make New Friends, and Find his True Self
By Lucas Hosby
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 8,090. Language: English. Published: August 18, 2013. Category: Fiction » Children’s books » Animals
This is a short book with 5 chapters where you can join a little mouse on his incredible adventures. This story is about the inspirational journey of an adventurous, daring, and lovable mouse. He has big dreams of going places where no mouse before him has ever gone. It is a positive and heartwarming tale for all ages to enjoy.
Tossing and Turning
By Esther Spurrill Jones
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 1,280. Language: English. Published: August 14, 2013. Category: Fiction » Literature » Fairy tales
Anna never expected this. A re-write of a classic fairytale... with a twist.