Books tagged: folk tale

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Caught in Stone
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 4,950. Language: Australian English. Published: July 2, 2017. Categories: Fiction » Children’s books » Paranormal, Fiction » Children’s books » Monsters
When Kalara the troll girl finds herself sent to Australia as a statue, she fears she will never see her family in England again. Ro lives with her grandparents. Since her parents died, she finds it hard to trust people. So she knows exactly how scared and alone Kalara feels, lost among strangers. Ro is determined to help Kalara get back to England – but it’s not going to be easy…
Lia and the Little People
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 340. Language: English. Published: June 22, 2017 by JohanPublishers. Categories: Fiction » Children’s books » Fairy Tales & Folklore / Country & Ethnic
One the edge of the Karkloof forest lives a little girl called Lia. She is friends with the little people who loves to sing and dance. Also in the forest lives an evil witch doctor. . .
The Golden Calf
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 7,490. Language: English. Published: June 1, 2017. Categories: Fiction » Western, Fiction » Themes & motifs » Spiritual & metaphysical
Japheth and Abram Dewitt, two impoverished adult brothers of the early 1900's, have acquired a unique young calf of otherworldly features named Dewey Dell. The brothers are blazing their own trail across the treacherous Southwestern landscape in a race against the clock to meet the eccentric tycoon Obadiah Hawthorne, A.K.A. "The Big Man," who may just have use for a special cow such as theirs.
The Bridge of the Golden Wood: A Parable on How to Earn a Living
Price: Free! Words: 1,530. Language: English. Published: April 25, 2017. Categories: Fiction » Children’s books » Concepts / Money, Fiction » Children’s books » Business, Careers, Occupations
(Career/Business picture book) A child with a knack for solving problems helps some hungry fish and finds a treasure. Illustrated Asian folk tale teaches the value of work and includes career ideas and online resources by former Silicon Valley recruiter Karl Beckstrand (for ages 4+). 530 words, 26 pages
Keepers In Trust
Price: $3.75 USD. Words: 158,590. Language: English. Published: April 13, 2017. Categories: Fiction » Fairy tales, Fiction » Fantasy » Historical
Bella returns to a land where revolution and war are close at hand and finds an uneasy quiet. She is driven to help the innocent citizens caught up in the turmoil, and seeks to put right the wrongs with all her energy and belief, only to encounter the full horror of tragedy and disaster… “None of us owns anything on this earth – we are all just keepers in trust of all we survey.”
The Fangs: A New Breed
Price: $3.33 USD. Words: 49,070. Language: English. Published: October 31, 2016. Categories: Fiction » Science fiction » Adventure
An African Odyssey through European America. A mad scientist, a squirrel, a cat, and almost a bear. What could go wrong? Anything she can cook up in the lab.
LampLight - Volume 5 Issue 1
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 36,580. Language: English. Published: October 19, 2016 by Apokrupha LLC. Categories: Fiction » Horror » General, Fiction » Horror » Weird fiction
Featuring Are You Sure What Side You’re On? by Sunny Moraine. We talk to them about the Root Code books, short fiction and the writing process. Kevin Lucia’s Horror 101, The Weird. What is Weird? How does it fit into horror or literature? Fiction from: Walter Dinjos, Amandeep Jutla, Ryan Lazarus, Nghi Vo, Konstantinos Kellis
The Ginseng Potion - Supernatural Tales No.5 - by William F. Wu
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 8,930. Language: English. Published: September 27, 2016 by EuroMark. Categories: Fiction » Fairy tales, Fiction » Fantasy » Paranormal
Hua Mulan is a soldier of the khan of the Toba people, in one of the kingdoms into which China is divided in this period. When Mulan’s elderly father was called up to serve on campaign, Mulan took his place. One night, Mulan sneaks out of camp in the hope of bathing alone in a forest stream. While there, a mysterious old hermit greets Mulan. Unlike her fellow soldiers, he knows she is a woman.
The Quay Avenue Bridge
Price: Free! Words: 9,290. Language: English. Published: February 6, 2016. Categories: Fiction » Thriller & suspense » Supernatural, Fiction » Horror » Ghost
DO NOT CROSS THE BRIDGE. The stories are real. It has been years since his accidental death, but the body of Denny Dennison will not leave, terrifying unsuspecting travelers and haunting the locals who dare go to the bridge at night. Now two kids fresh from their high school graduation decide to tempt fate and venture to the bridge one last time to see the dead boy.
Tales From The Files Of The Arizona Prospector
Price: $9.99 USD. Words: 91,820. Language: English. Published: January 7, 2016. Categories: Nonfiction » History » American
"Tales From The Files Of The Arizona Prospector" is our re-telling of the stories, tales and folklore of the history of Arizona during the 19th Century.