Books tagged: fable

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The Tree Nobody Wanted
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 6,810. Language: English. Published: November 28, 2011. Categories: Fiction » Holiday » Family
Christmas Eve, 1946. Brooklyn—the poor side, the tough side, Brownsville. The Christmas tree sellers have turned off their lights and gone home. The lots are empty except for a few forlorn trees that nobody wanted. An eleven-year-old boy goes out to choose one to take home to the apartment he shares with his grandmother. What follows is part fable, part remembrance, part miracle.
The Ugly Sisters and other stories
Price: $1.99 USD. Words: 47,040. Language: English. Published: November 24, 2011. Categories: Fiction » Fairy tales, Fiction » Fantasy » General
A collection of three novellas and two short stories. 'The Ugly Sisters' is an imaginative retelling of the story of Cinderella from a different perspective.Were the stepsisters as black as they are painted? Were the slippers really made of glass? As for the pumpkin coach and the mouse footmen, read on...
The Land of OCKT and the Adventures of Peeje, the Kat Herder
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 47,000. Language: English. Published: November 12, 2011. Categories: Fiction » Children’s books » Fairy tales & fables
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In the majickal Land of OCKT, weazels are the only peoples who are clever and fast enough to herd katz. But Peeje, the wily and white, gets into all kinds of trouble when he takes his entire mischievous, flame-hawking kat herd with him on the road to track down a missing baby princess. Story and illustrations by award-winning author/illustrator, M. O. Muriel.
Boy Soldier
Price: Free! Words: 10,800. Language: English. Published: November 5, 2011. Categories: Fiction » Children’s books » Fairy tales & fables
Like most boys in the kingdom, Joshua dreams of being called to battle for his King. But when the call comes, will his own pride and vanity lead him off the path to the city? Boy Soldier is a picture of the Gospel of Jesus Christ, how it crushes our foolish notions about what God wants from his people, and how it leads us to freedom. But it's also the adventure of a boy and his mule.
A Sword for the King
Price: $1.99 USD. Words: 4,930. Language: English. Published: November 3, 2011. Categories: Fiction » Children’s books » Religious / Christian / Family
There’s magic in the sword on the wall. Eight-year-old William is sure of it. From pommel to point, the broad blade is filled with images both wonderful and frightening. To William, these stories etched in steel speak of mystery and danger, but such words don’t even begin to tell the truth of what’s really written on this King's sword.
The Mother
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 1,700. Language: English. Published: October 11, 2011 by Fario. Categories: Fiction » Literature » Literary
"In a valley enclosed by wooded hills, cheerful in the colors of spring, stood, one next to the other, two large, unadorned houses, stone and lime. They seemed made by the same hand, and even the gardens, enclosed by hedges and located in front of each of the houses, were of the same size and shape. But those who lived in them did not share the same fate."
The Savior of Turk
Price: $1.99 USD. Words: 98,700. Language: English. Published: October 1, 2011. Categories: Fiction » Literature » Literary
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A porn store, 200 ft. Jesus and a fainting kid from India. Just another day in Turk, Missouri.
An Apple for the Teacher
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 20,030. Language: English. Published: September 27, 2011. Categories: Fiction » Anthologies » Short stories - single author
Nine short stories about people who find themselves in situations that nudge them into facing facts, taking risks, taking action or taking umbrage, and one fable. The settings include beaches, suburbia, small towns, a party, a school, a committee room and a hearth, where wise advice falls on deaf ears - as it usually does.
Tomorrow's Rain
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 68,080. Language: English. Published: September 11, 2011. Categories: Fiction » Romance » Contemporary, Fiction » Adventure » General
Clutching her fortune, Lindy has left Reed Conner’s bed in the north and escapes to her beloved south. As she frolics in sunny Savannah, Georgia, another house fire steals her tranquility and again she takes to the road. She settles by the ocean in Newport, Rhode Island. Here her journey into the mystical world of ghosts, visions and clairvoyance begins.
The Hidden Crystal
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 54,410. Language: English. Published: September 2, 2011. Categories: Fiction » Young adult or teen » Fantasy, Fiction » Themes & motifs » Spiritual & metaphysical
Sarac, a young student magician is beaten and cast aside when Alena, a priestess he loves is captured and carried off to sea by Naga, an evil sorcerer who destroys Sarac's village in search of the Crystal of Fire. Sarac vows to rescue Alena and recover the four Crystals of Power, but wonders if he can do it in time before his planet is destroyed.