Books tagged: folk lore

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Icelandic Fairy and Folktales
Price: $5.00 USD. Words: 62,790. Language: English. Published: December 6, 2011. Categories: Fiction » Historical » Medieval, Fiction » Fantasy » General
An English translation of the 1919 German compilation of old Icelandic short tales and legends originally published by Åge Avenstrup & Elisabeth Treitel. Most of these tales take place in actual locales in Iceland that still exist today, so most of these tales now include locator maps of the places in Iceland where these tales are set. NOTE: Previewing with Firefox may cause difficulties.
Reeshard and The Great Parish Swamp / Gramp's Journal
Price: Free! Words: 94,630. Language: English. Published: August 29, 2012. Categories: Fiction » Fantasy » General
A forgotten swamp holds all that once was and all that will ever be. A young boy makes a fantastic journey to a realm still held in secret. Otrindara is filled with everything from legendary creatures to lovable characters, realms of folklore to fantasy, and a continuous paradox of the past, present and future that holds it all in secret.
The Sin-Eater's Daughter
Price: $5.95 USD. Words: 133,950. Language: American English. Published: October 4, 2012 by My Seashell Books. Categories: Fiction » Plays & Screenplays » American, Fiction » Thriller & suspense » General
New Orleans - 1846 - Jedidiah Lucas was born under a cloud of misfortune. Destiny leads him to Black Water Township. This quiet, peaceful town, nestled by the woods of Black Water Swamp, has a problem. Their Sin-Eater has died, and they desperately need another to take his place.... When things go terribly wrong in Black Water the blame is placed on Hattie - The Sin-Eater’s Daughter.
The Day Ole Sol Took A Vacation
Price: $5.97 USD. Words: 4,230. Language: English. Published: March 20, 2013. Categories: Fiction » Children’s books » Fairy Tales & Folklore / Adaptations, Fiction » Children’s books » Legends, Myths, Fables / General
The Magic Log Children’s Story,is an Illustrated Children’s Story as told by Chaco. The story is a Fantasy base in Old Folk Lore as recited in campfire setting generation after generation.The Story imagines Ole Sol passing through the sky every day for gazillions of years and becomes bored. Ole Sol determines that no one appreciates Ole Sol and will not miss Ole Sol, so, Ole Sol Takes A Vacation!
Tales of the Great Karoo
Price: $1.99 USD. Words: 750. Language: English. Published: May 18, 2013 by Dov Silverman. Categories: Fiction » Children’s books » Fairy Tales & Folklore / Country & Ethnic, Fiction » Children’s books » Animals
Two delightfully illustrated tales told to HugglySnugglyPoo by his mother at bedtime - why the dinosaurs are gone from the Great Karoo. And of a brave Roy Jumparoo, saved by his canoe.
Scorch: A Wicked Collection of Wise Tales
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 9,630. Language: English. Published: June 4, 2013. Categories: Fiction » Young adult or teen » Fairy Tales
A collection of tales where the moral abyss is an ambiguous region of the wicked and wise, and where happily is never before, during, or after.
Under the Tree
Series: The Northland Tales, Book 1. Price: $5.99 USD. Words: 45,160. Language: English. Published: July 13, 2013 by Red Cap Publishing. Categories: Fiction » Children’s books » Fairy tales & fables, Fiction » Children’s books » Action & Adventure / Survival Stories
Two children, a sister aged seven and a brother aged ten, embark upon a school outing to the Hill of the White Horse, deep in the heart of southern Oxfordshire.
Plaasstories vir 'ie siel
Price: $4.00 USD. Words: 52,870. Language: Afrikaans. Published: July 31, 2013. Categories: Fiction » Humor & comedy » General
Op die vlakte met sy hier en daar se kalkrante tussen Riversdal en Jongensfontein hoef ons nie ’n storie op te maak nie. Stories gebeur vanself kant en klaar net vir oorvertel. So, ons lieg nooit, behalwe as ons nou nie saamstem met die storie nie; dan stêk ons daardie storiehopie in sy mate net soos hy behoort te gewees het.
Million Dollar Monster
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 2,240. Language: English. Published: August 5, 2013. Categories: Fiction » Fantasy » Paranormal
SHORT STORY: Rupert Campbell spent a life time searching for the illusive creature and then, one night, it found him.
Horse Tails: History and Beyond, part 1
Price: Free! Words: 5,320. Language: English. Published: September 19, 2013. Categories: Nonfiction » Home and Garden » Pets & livestock, Nonfiction » Science and Nature » Animals
Horse Tails: History and Beyond is a collection of five short magazine articles that full-time animal writer Sue Weaver wrote in 1991. Their themes are the magical milt (hippomanes), the folklore of coat color, veterinary bloodletting, and two articles about horse faeries. She plans to search her published article archive for similar items to use to compile more free ebooks like this one. Enjoy!