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Beauty's Folly
By Eugie Foster
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 10,630. Language: English. Published: June 24, 2013. Category: Fiction » Fantasy » Short stories
When the fortunes of Annabel’s father took a dramatic downturn, they were forced to move from their lavish estate to the slums of New York. There, Annabel meets Eloy, a strange man with beastly features, who whisks away Annabel’s father to a strange, magical manor, only releasing him when she agrees to take his place. A modern retelling of Beauty and the Beast.
The Little Wooden Chair -or- The Most Unlikely Hero
By MJ Ware
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 10,550. Language: English. Published: March 12, 2011. Category: Fiction » Literature » Literary
Maggy's grandfather knows he'll be dead by the time she's born. The only gift he can afford is one he makes with his own hands. As he finishes the little wooden chair, he has no idea that his gift will not only be her protector and companion, but it will teach her the meaning of Love. Includes a free bonus story: The Price of Friendship.
Whispers to The Moon Are Always Heard By Cats
By Jason Andrew
Series: Jason Andrew's Short Story Megapacks, Book 5. Price: $1.99 USD. Words: 16,350. Language: English. Published: April 13, 2014. Category: Fiction » Fantasy » Short stories
Corporations bowdlerized the old fairy tales to make them suitable for mass consumption. Whispers to the Moon Are Always Heard By Cats is a collection of dark fantasy fiction stories by Jason Andrew that explore the shadows in those old tales to see what relevance they hold in modern days and nights.
Nothing of Me
By Eugie Foster
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 7,140. Language: English. Published: June 17, 2013. Category: Fiction » Fantasy » Short stories
"Based on the myth of pitiable monster Scylla, the story re-imagines the timeless story of Beauty and the Beast to make modern and poignant observations on the ugliness of self-hatred." —Elizabeth A. Allen, Tangent
The Jewel and the Ember: Love Stories of the Ancient Middle East
By Jennifer Heath
Price: $1.99 USD. Words: 70,870. Language: English. Published: October 31, 2013. Category: Fiction » Literature » Fairy tales
A compelling collection of enlightening, joyful, painful, funny and heartrending love stories from throughout the ancient Middle East. These ten wonderful tales are not found in the familiar Arabian Nights, but are drawn from sources such as Zoroastrian Persia, the Turkish Oghuz, from folklore still told in Afghanistan and from epics and myths of the Bedouin peoples of Arabia.
Beautiful Winter
By Eugie Foster
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 6,530. Language: English. Published: June 18, 2013. Category: Fiction » Fantasy » Short stories
Even though her mother despises sweet, beautiful Marfa, Prascovia finds herself adoring her new stepsister. Their mother's spite drives Marfa one night into the bitter cold, but astonishing them, Marfa returns with violets, strawberries, and the favor of Lord Frost. However, having Father Winter as an admirer has its own perils. A haunting, lush re-imagining of the Russian "Jack Frost" fairy tale.