Books tagged: fable

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The Dog who cried WOOF!
Price: Free! Words: 2,050. Language: English. Published: May 10, 2017 by Erin Go Bragh Publishing. Categories: Fiction » Children’s books » Animals, Fiction » Young adult or teen » Drama
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Young puppy Riley is learning what it's like to be on lookout duty for daddy. It's a lonely job, thankless, and quite boring! So this little guy creates a fun new game that just happens to go various shades of wrong. His high jinx causes all sorts of commotion at all the wrong moments - but the question remains - is there a lesson to be learned?
The Breakfast Tart Princess
Price: Free! Words: 3,130. Language: English. Published: April 27, 2017. Categories: Fiction » Children’s books » Fairy tales & fables
(5.00)
A young girl, working as a baker’s apprentice in the king’s castle, is tasked to make a plate of breakfast tarts for the king. But when the tarts turn out to be awful, the king becomes most angry indeed. Now the girl must make amends, and soon finds there is only one person in all the land who can help her: the most hideous-looking little troll she has ever seen.
The Ant That Found God
Price: Free! Words: 94,470. Language: English. Published: April 26, 2017 by Beyond Yourself Publishing. Categories: Fiction » Visionary & metaphysical, Fiction » Inspirational
A worker ant hears whispers as she picks up a fallen petal. She begins hearing the same whispers on the wind, in the sunshine filtering down through the trees, and in the dangers her colony faces. Soon, unable to ignore the whispers any longer, the ant leaves home and goes on an adventure into the deepest and most unknown parts of the forest.
The Arches of Orkney County
Price: Free! Words: 5,040. Language: English. Published: January 22, 2017. Categories: Fiction » Fantasy » Short stories, Fiction » Fairy tales
(4.00)
Long ago in the county of Orkney there were two towns that faced each other. They were near each other as the crow flies and worlds apart in every other way. Seasons came and went, and each day was as like to the one before as it was to the one after, until because of a child's bauble and a boy's wits and a girl's face it was not so. 25 minute read.
Animal Tales from Africa
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 11,270. Language: English. Published: January 13, 2017 by Rosslyn Publishers. Categories: Fiction » Children’s books » Animals
Tales from the Shona featuring animals in their wisdom and innocence.
Tricked by Fate
Pre-release—available June 7, 2017. Price: $3.00 USD. Words: 2,700. Language: English. Categories: Fiction » Fantasy » General, Fiction » Children’s books » Fairy tales & fables
In this e-book, you may find a set of three flash fiction pieces: Closer to The Viking, Dusty Mansion, and The Twisted Words.
The Little Shop of Big Dreams
Series: The Little Book of Big Dreams. Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 23,220. Language: English. Published: December 7, 2016. Categories: Fiction » Children’s books » Fairy tales & fables, Fiction » Young adult or teen » Fantasy
A classic tale. A little girl begins to doubt herself and her talents when she visits a mysterious little shop and tumbles into another world - there, anything is possible. With the help of a guide, she faces the Mountain Princess who asks her to help return a flaming heart stolen by her brother, the evil Prince of the Rainforest. A wonderful, heart-warming tale for the young and old alike
The Adventures of Babu: From There to Here
Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 400. Language: English. Published: November 16, 2016. Categories: Fiction » Children’s books » Social Issues / New Experience
From the lush jungle through the vastness of the galaxy, The Adventures of Babu tells the tale of an extraordinary elephant and his search for meaning throughout the cosmos. Although Babu finds excitement, dazzle, and even knowledge along the way, he ponders whether there is more—a better place somewhere. Travel with Babu as he seeks to discover what it means to be here rather than there …
The Grasshopper's Song: a retelling of the Aesop Fable, “The Ant and the Grasshopper”
Price: Free! Words: 4,130. Language: English. Published: September 21, 2016. Categories: Fiction » Young adult or teen » Fairy Tales
A contemporary re-telling of Aesop's fable, "The Ant and the Grasshopper," in which the author questions whether the Grasshopper is really the fool the Ant thinks he is.
The Wind
Price: $6.99 USD. Words: 3,200. Language: English. Published: September 16, 2016. Categories: Fiction » Cultural & ethnic themes » Cultural interest, general, Fiction » Children’s books » Short Stories
For years a nightly windstorm has terrorized a people. Its legend kept alive by the stories of the men who had been caught in it. When a young outcast finds himself locked outside in the dark, he faces the wind by himself. He has a rather fantastic story to tell in the morning. Has he gone made or has he unlocked a secret?