Books tagged: fable

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From Here to Kingdom Come
Price: $2.40 USD. Words: 9,210. Language: English. Published: May 23, 2012. Categories: Fiction » Humor & comedy » General
Alice Wondrel is taken away in a whirlwind to a ghost town where the Mayor sends her on a mission with the Gospel Train. She finds the Conductor and passengers off-putting and tries to escape only to find herself out to sea. She is then washed overboard and swallowed by a whale. You won't put this comic journey down until you find out how it could all start out in a simple committee meeting.
The Little Sage and the Hole in the Whole of the World
Price: Free! Words: 3,210. Language: English. Published: May 4, 2012. Categories: Fiction » Inspirational, Fiction » Young adult or teen » Fairy Tales
A wise old sage can see that something is amiss in the world and he is not going to rest until he has found the source of the hole in the whole of the world. The Little Sage and the Hole in the Whole of the World is inspired, honest, heartfelt and carefully realized. This illustrated short story is a modern day fable, its wisdom will be recognised by any age group and its message enjoyed by all.
Ranf
Price: $1.99 USD. Words: 600. Language: English. Published: April 16, 2012. Categories: Fiction » Themes & motifs » Psychological
Ranf - a fable of change and freedom for adults and children alike.
The Mythical Origins of Forty
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 1,100. Language: English. Published: April 2, 2012. Categories: Fiction » Humor & comedy » General
Useful as a birthday gift for people becoming forty, this is an illustrated, fanciful account of the ancient Department of Phonemics' effort to define that prominent mid-point of life. It is 6 pages in length and concludes with "Happy Fortieth Birthday."
How Goatherd Became a Title of Honor Among the People of Rudon
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 3,690. Language: English. Published: March 30, 2012 by Bard and Book. Categories: Fiction » Fantasy » Short stories
The title of Goatherd is an honor among the people of Rudon. But it wasn't always so.
Tiny Slivers From A Silver Horn
Price: $1.99 USD. Words: 9,110. Language: English. Published: March 21, 2012. Categories: Fiction » Fantasy » Short stories, Fiction » Themes & motifs » Spiritual & metaphysical
"Tiny Slivers From A Silver Horn" is a fable or legend if you will, about Unicorns, mankind and the stars. It presents a message of hope though it forces upon those who dare to hope even during the darkest of times, a choice which will have dire consequences no matter which road they choose to embark upon. Can one Unicorn make the choice between giving hope and disobedience?
Bloomers, A Hypnotic Fable Of Encouragement For Late-Bloomers
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 930. Language: English. Published: March 19, 2012. Categories: Fiction » Inspirational, Nonfiction » Self-improvement » Self-Hypnosis
This is a document of about 950 words, but is very powerful. This is a hypnotic fable to assist and encourage people who may consider themselves to be late-bloomers. this state can cause anxiety and frustration. This gentle fable, when read as instructed, can assist in comforting the person in the process of "blooming."
How Lions Ended Up In Cages
Price: Free! Words: 1,400. Language: English. Published: March 7, 2012. Categories: Fiction » Young adult or teen » Poetry, Fiction » Humor & comedy » General
(3.00)
Updated. The Story of a lion in love with a girl and would follow her anywhere. Along with several other stories, "How Lions Get Out of Cages" and "And Snakes End Up In Pits", etc. All stories are told in short poem form and include pictures.
Eulalia Starwind
Price: Free! Words: 15,250. Language: English. Published: March 5, 2012. Categories: Fiction » Children’s books » Fairy tales & fables, Fiction » Children’s books » Social Issues / Death & Dying
Eulalia, the flying girl who taught me how to get lost and enjoy it, lived in an old abandoned house in the woods one summer a whole lot of years ago. Weird, she was, but in the nicest way... She used to say that she was "the laughter and the silence around it" and "that thing you never missed 'til you found it". And it's sure hard to describe her better - but in this book I've tried my very best.
The Well of Wisdom
Price: Free! Words: 1,310. Language: English. Published: February 15, 2012. Categories: Fiction » Fantasy » General
(4.00)
A young boy, abandoned by his parents, discovers a strange cave with his friend. What will they uncover within?