Books tagged: folk lore

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Black Pepper Visions: Original Food Stories You Can Eat (Revised)
Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 34,760. Language: English. Published: December 4, 2016. Categories: Fiction » Anthologies » Short stories - single author
Black pepper swirls that absorb anger, tortillas that mend broken-hearts, and sun-dried cookies that encircle a cheating spouse (again) are only three of 16 fast-paced stories in Black Pepper Visions: Original Folk Stories You Can Eat (Revised). This book by Karen Pierce Gonzalez, captures the magic of food through a range of original folktales food lore and personalized recipes.
Green Lord's Guardian
Series: The Bill Scathlock mysteries, Book 2. Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 106,680. Language: British English. Published: November 30, 2016. Categories: Fiction » Fantasy » Urban, Fiction » Fantasy » Contemporary
Child abductions are rare events in DI Bill Scathlock’s life, but when he and his friend foil the snatching of a young boy he has no idea of just how strange things will get. From the start, Tapio seems an odd child, and the violence that follows him is equally extraordinary. Yet he trusts Bill, and as his story unfolds, the links back to Finland and its mythology weave an ever more tangled web.
Growing Asparagus
Price: $1.50 USD. Words: 4,650. Language: English. Published: October 30, 2015. Categories: Nonfiction » Cooking, Food, Wine, Spirits » Health & Healing / General, Nonfiction » Health, wellbeing, & medicine » Alternative medicine
Learn to prepare for, plant, care for, and harvest your own asparagus.
Lure of the Vampire: A Pop Culture Reference Book
Price: $1.99 USD. Words: 55,330. Language: English. Published: July 16, 2014. Categories: Nonfiction » Social Science » Reference, Nonfiction » Social Science » Sociology
Lure of the Vampire is a pop culture reference book that takes you on a journey through the mythology and history of the monstrous vampires – through the romantic and, at times, scary vampires in movies, television, and books. Included in this definitive guide are interviews with “real” vampires, lists, and websites for readers to continue their journey long after theyhave read the book.
Black Apples: 18 New Fairytales
Price: $6.99 USD. Words: 80,680. Language: English. Published: May 31, 2014 by Belladonna Publishing. Categories: Fiction » Anthologies » Short stories - multi-author
Strip the fairytale princesses of their petticoats and tiaras, and what you have left are the Black Apples. This collection offers eighteen new dark and delicious fairytales, some exploring the classic tales, others presenting brand new ones.
Into the Light
Price: Free! Words: 4,370. Language: English. Published: May 28, 2014. Categories: Fiction » Fantasy » General
Celeste, a young woman caught in a web of abuse and self- destruction, finds herself visited by a very beautiful and powerful fairy, Queen Brighid the Bright. The fairy queen has come to guide Celeste to the truth about herself and her life so that Celeste may finally step into the light and follow her destiny.
The Wicked Lady
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 6,370. Language: British English. Published: February 27, 2014. Categories: Nonfiction » Biography » Criminals & outlaws, Nonfiction » Social Science » Mythology, folklore and legend
The Wicked Lady is a 350 year old legend of a lady highwayman. Her name was Katherine Ferrers who lived at Markyate Cell, Hertfordshire. One night she was shot and mortally wounded, rode back to Markyate where she died and was buried in Ware, Herts. Her ghost is said to haunt the area still. The legend is retold along with the life of the Katherine Ferrers and the truth revealed.
Rogue Prince
Series: Tales of New Camelot, Book 1. Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 70,460. Language: English. Published: January 10, 2014. Categories: Fiction » Fantasy » Paranormal, Fiction » Fantasy » Historical
In a form of tough love, debaunched Prince Wolfrick is cursed . Until he can love another more than himself, he must remain a hound. Its not easy to break a curse, especially if the one who can break it doesn't believe in magic.
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!
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.