Books tagged: english folklore

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A MOUTHFUL OF SILENCE - an old English folktale - Baba Indaba Children's Stories Issue 33
Series: Baba Indaba Children's Stories. Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 2,880. Language: Commonwealth English. Published: April 15, 2016 by Abela Publishing. Categories: Fiction » Children’s books » Fairy tales & fables
ISSN: 2397-9607 Issue 33 In Issue 33 of the Baba Indaba Children's Stories, Baba Indaba narrates the old English tale of old Toonie whose greatest wish before he died was to see a fairy. It was well known that in order to see a fairy three things are needed—a handful of courage, a mouthful of silence, and a capful of moonshine. But will old Toonie’s wish ever be granted….?
THE THREE SILLIES - Issue 9 in the Baba Indaba Children's Stories
Series: Baba Indaba Children's Stories, Book 9. Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 2,110. Language: Commonwealth English. Published: April 10, 2016 by Abela Publishing. Categories: Fiction » Children’s books » Fairy Tales & Folklore / Country & Ethnic
In issue 9 of the Baba Indaba children's Stories, Baba Indaba narrates the old English story about a young man who sets off to find fame and fortune. Alsong the way he meets three groups of silly people, each group sillier than the last.
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 17,810. Language: British English. Published: December 30, 2015. Categories: Fiction » Horror » General, Fiction » Horror » Weird fiction
When three university friends travel to an isolated lake to investigate reported sightings of an alien big cat they expect yet another hoax, but a local history book tells the tale of a sunken village, and when footage from their remote cameras appears to show someone emerging from the water in the dead of night they realise that the lake may hold stranger secrets than a phantom panther.
British Myths & Legends: Good Short Stories: Legends that made Britain Great
Price: $1.99 USD. Words: 13,340. Language: English. Published: December 22, 2015. Categories: Nonfiction » Social Science » Mythology, folklore and legend, Nonfiction » History » Essays
From the bestselling author of Red Herrings & White Elephants, Shaggy Dogs, Pop Goes the Weasel, Urban Myths & Legends, Ten Minute Mysteries and many more...... A wonderful collection of short stories recalling some of the popular British legends and heroes who, once upon a time, made Britain great.