Books tagged: asian folklore

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The Emerald Buddha - Its Mysteries and Chronicles
Price: $5.99 USD. Words: 11,920. Language: English. Published: June 2, 2016. Categories: Nonfiction » History » History of things, Nonfiction » Religion and Spirituality » Buddhism
The Emerald Buddha is the most revered Buddhist statue. The story starts in Northern India around 43 BCE and follows the trails throughout war and maritime disaster until the current location in its own dedicated temple at the Royal Palace of Bangkok. This is one of those historical cases where the truth is certainly more interesting than fiction.
TIKI-PU AND WIO-WANI - A Chinese legend - Baba Indaba Children's Stories Issue 35
Series: Baba Indaba Children's Stories. Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 3,700. Language: English. Published: April 15, 2016 by Abela Publishing. Categories: Fiction » Children’s books » Fairy tales & fables
ISSN: 2397-9607 Issue 35 In Issue 35 of the Baba Indaba Children's Stories, Baba Indaba narrates the Chinese tale of Tiki-Pu who is a servant and dogsbody in a prestigious art school. Not good enough to be an apprentice, he dreams that one day his work would hang alongside that of his master. But will his dreams ever become a reality? Well you'll have to read the story to find out if he does?
THE MONKEY AND THE CROCODILE - Issue 13 in the Baba Indaba Children's Stories
Series: Baba Indaba Children's Stories. You set the price! Words: 1,650. Language: Commonwealth English. Published: April 11, 2016 by Abela Publishing. Categories: Fiction » Children’s books » Fairy tales & fables
In issue 13 of the Baba Indaba children's Stories, Baba Indaba narrates the Buddhist Jataka tale of the Monkey and the Crocodile. A crocodile on the mighty Indus river tries to seduce a monkey with only one intention in mind. But will the monkey fall for his deceptive talk?
THE EVIL EYE OF SANI - Issue 3 in the Baba Indaba Children's Stories
Series: Baba Indaba Children's Stories, Book 3. Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 2,960. Language: Commonwealth English. Published: April 10, 2016 by Abela Publishing. Categories: Fiction » Children’s books » Fairy Tales & Folklore / Country & Ethnic
In issue 3 of the Baba Indaba children's Stories, Baba Indaba narrates the story of how Bengali gods Sani, or Saturn, the god of bad luck, and Lakshmi, the goddess of good luck, fell out with each other in heaven. Sribatsa, considered to be the wisest man on Earth was asked to mediate which puts Sribatsa in a fix.
The Wrath of the Forgotten
Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 88,400. Language: English. Published: September 18, 2015. Categories: Fiction » Fantasy » Epic
Daisko Nori is a young imperial body guard who is sent to protect the youngest daughter of an Empress. What starts off as a boring job turns into an epic adventure filled with terrible monsters, powerful magic, questionable characters, and a race against time. A long forgotten enemy is returning, and the empire will shudder in their presence. Can Nori and his friends warn the Empress in time?
Returning My Sister's Face and Other Far Eastern Tales of Whimsy and Malice
Price: $6.99 USD. Words: 59,620. Language: English. Published: November 30, 2011. Categories: Fiction » Fairy tales, Fiction » Fantasy » General
Enchantment, peril and romance pervade the shadowy Far East. In these dozen stories of adventure and magic from the Orient, a maiden encounters an oni demon in the forest, a bride discovers her mother-in-law is a fox woman, a samurai must appease his sister's angry ghost, and dark and light are two sides of harmony. A striking debut collection from Eugie Foster.