Books tagged: fables

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Young Tales of the Old Cosmos
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 13,190. Language: English. Published: November 19, 2011. Categories: Fiction » Fantasy » General
Planets, moons, stars and galaxies have feelings too! When Pluto is officially demoted from a true planet to a dwarf planet; when the poor moon is infested with clowns; when Betelgeux falls in love with other red giants; when the Milky Way wants to make friends... that's the time they most need our sympathy and support.
Hippy Poppohotamus
Series: Children (preschool). Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 2,060. Language: English. Published: November 26, 2011. Categories: Fiction » Children’s books » Fairy tales & fables, Fiction » Children’s books » Short Stories
In this read-aloud book, young children will enjoy the adventures of Hippy Poppohotamus as she tries to get a suntan on a rooftop and almost loses her friends when she tries to fool them! What is a hippo to do when she gets stuck in an elevator?
The Celtic Fabler
Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 96,820. Language: English. Published: December 2, 2011. Categories: Fiction » Historical » Ancient
The Saxons are massing.... Ceawlin, the Saxon war lord plans to take over the west of Briton, right through to the great river Afron Hafren and thereby control most of Briton. The Kings of Caer Gloui, Cear Ceri and Caer Baddam join forces with their warriors, in the hopes of driving the Saxons back, they were all slain. Angharad witnessed the great battle and saw friends and kin cut down.
The Kilkenny Cat Book 3: "Freedom"
Price: $1.60 USD. Words: 97,160. Language: English. Published: December 2, 2011. Categories: Fiction » Young adult or teen » Social Issues, Fiction » Fantasy » Historical
The Kilkenny Cat Trilogy is an allegorical story of all manner of discrimination practised throughout the world; particularly in Ireland, Jamaica and England. Told through the eyes and experiences of travelling gypsy cats, it is a 'must' for all cat lovers and students of the 'Northern Riots', Ireland, Jamaica, 'Black v White' and 'Good v Evil. 'It is suitable for reading by teenagers and adults.
The Book of Ruth (A Modern Bible Commentary)
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 4,270. Language: English. Published: December 7, 2011. Categories: Nonfiction » Reference » Study guides
There are lots of Bible commentaries on the Book of Ruth, but BookCaps offers one of the first electronic Bible Commentaries for the modern reader. This commentary includes an introduction to the book (including the history of the text, the structure, and the themes), a chapter by chapter summary, and discussion questions. BookCaps Bible Commentaries are nondenominational study guides for people
Laughing Day/El Día para Reír
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 2,940. Language: English. Published: December 15, 2011. Categories: Fiction » Children’s books » Poetry
Wouldn't it be wonderful if there were a children's book that would not only entertain, but contained a message that would help our children lead happier lives? Well, there is and Laughing Day is it! This engaging children's story will warm your heart and perhaps bring a tear to your eye.
The Book of Ominook "The Journey Begins"
Price: $5.99 USD. Words: 5,790. Language: English. Published: December 16, 2011 by Brighton Publishing LLC. Categories: Fiction » Children’s books » Fairy tales & fables
This is the story of a little girl named Beth. It is also the story of many children who face physical trials greater than their tender years. In her dreams, Beth travels into to the magical world of Ominook, filled with wonderful creatures who serve, protect, and heal her. She learns to overcome her physical trials and to laugh again.
Land of Sooj
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 11,590. Language: English. Published: December 19, 2011. Categories: Fiction » Children’s books » Fairy tales & fables, Fiction » Young adult or teen » Fantasy
Young adult/children's fiction, 7-19. "Charming children’s book...beautifully written, morally relevant." Little, Brown. Land of Sooj is an early land where seahorses live. Romantica, God of The Seahorses, and her Angel children protect the seahorses as they learn truths and lessons of life in Sooj. Six stories conjure up vivid, beautiful images. Fantasy and virtue flow throughout the stories.
By the Side of the Fire
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 33,100. Language: English. Published: January 20, 2012. Categories: Fiction » Anthologies » Short stories - single author
Native American people have a rich oral tradition. History and heritage have been past down from generation to generation These and many others are the tales the Native American loved so much to hear beside the night fire. Under an open sky, nestling close to the earth, the old story-tellers have told these legends. I hope that these tales spark an interest in Native American folk lore.
Rhysop's Fables
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 34,180. Language: English. Published: January 27, 2012. Categories: Fiction » Fantasy » Short stories, Fiction » Humor & comedy » Parody
Tired of being given good advice in fables and parables by wise men, sages and gurus? Why not try Rhysop's Fables instead, a set of 150 unhelpful and irresponsible fables? There are no messages here telling you how best to live your life. That kind of thing is entirely up to you! The philosophy of Rhysop's Fables is that there are no answers to life because life is not a question...