Books tagged: folklore

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Wolf Landing: Alpha Underground Book 3
Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 63,990. Language: English. Published: March 12, 2017. Categories: Fiction » Fantasy » Urban, Fiction » Thriller & suspense » Supernatural
Half-shifter Fen Young has a perfect life, but can she keep it? This final installment in the Alpha Underground trilogy has been described as "a great suspenseful shifter read!"
Lone Wolf Dawn: Alpha Underground Book 2
Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 65,890. Language: English. Published: March 12, 2017. Categories: Fiction » Fantasy » Urban, Fiction » Thriller & suspense » Supernatural
The second novel in a hot new urban fantasy series that reviewers are describing as "Packed full of action, emotion, and powerful writing!" Can Fen mend her relationship with a deadbeat mom and find a place to belong...all without risking her mother's life?
Abatwa Comic
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 780. Language: English. Published: March 10, 2017. Categories: Fiction » Cultural & ethnic themes » Cultural interest, general
In days gone by, before man left footprints in the sands of Africa, there were tiny people called the Abatwa who lived with ants. It is a hard life filled with dangers and difficulties. There are enemies both above and below ground. For all we know, they may still share their lives with ants. Tola is standing guard duty when a snake enters the tunnels. He sends the other guard for help...
The Holly & the Ivy
Series: A Sprig of Holly, Book 2 · Tales for the Telling. Pre-release—available June 21, 2017. Price: $1.99 USD. Language: English. Categories: Fiction » Fantasy » Short stories, Fiction » Fairy tales
Greta's daughter Holly has gone missing, and a terrible storm has eradicated all traces of her. Greta despairs but just when everything seems at its blackest, hope comes in the shape of a hare. At a loss for other options, Greta follows when it leads her into the mountains. But is it more than an animal? Where has Holly been taken? And what is the significance of the odd little tree-root doll?
Lore ~ Lady of The Snow
Price: $1.50 USD. Words: 1,850. Language: English. Published: March 5, 2017. Categories: Fiction » Fairy tales
A short detailed explanation and story about a very old Japanese legend of the Yuki Onna also known as The Lady of the Snow.
Half Wolf: Alpha Underground Book 1
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 63,190. Language: English. Published: March 5, 2017. Categories: Fiction » Fantasy » Urban, Fiction » Thriller & suspense » Supernatural
Fen is a half-shifter whose inner beast is more mouse than wolf. Home is her castle, the only place she's ever felt safe. Enter an uber-alpha who intrigues and entices...then summarily ejects Fen from her safe nest. Now treading water in outpack territory, our heroine must shore up her waning power in time to save a missing friend and half-breeds everywhere before it's too late.
The Whistlers
Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 123,820. Language: English. Published: March 4, 2017. Categories: Fiction » Thriller & suspense » Supernatural
A schoolteacher’s supernatural fiction foreshadows a number of strange, unsolved crimes. The FBI and DEA come calling, and a five-year adventure begins. Crystal Skulls, Native American prophecy, romantic intrigue, prehistoric occultism, otherworldly conspiracy, and outright bloody horror... These are the elements of “The Whistlers,” Mason Winfield’s intricate, astonishing new novel series.
Dark Wolf Adrift: Alpha Underground Book 0
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 41,150. Language: English. Published: February 26, 2017. Categories: Fiction » Fantasy » Urban, Fiction » Thriller & suspense » Supernatural
Can uber-alpha Hunter Green discover where werewolf stops and monster begins before expunging his last shred of humanity? Find out in this prequel to Aimee Easterling's "tense, dramatic, sexy, and intriguing" Alpha Underground series.
The Eternal Parade
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 78,980. Language: English. Published: January 29, 2017. Categories: Fiction » Literature » Literary, Fiction » Alternative history
One day, out for a walk in search of artistic inspiration, Evan Penrose gets dive-bombed by a red-winged blackbird. The next day, a band of 18th-century Japanese nomads appears at the door of nearby Saint David's Church, looking for a place to rest. Past and present, America and Japan, human and animal—the differences begin to blur.
Cracking Jokes: Studies of Sick Humor Cycles & Stereotypes
Price: $9.99 USD. Words: 73,800. Language: English. Published: January 19, 2017 by Quid Pro Books. Categories: Nonfiction » Literary criticism » Humor, Nonfiction » Social Science » Anthropology / Cultural
Where there's anxiety, there will be jokes to express it. Jokes are legitimate folklore--like myth, legend, superstition and song; as such, they reflect what is on people's minds. There's been no shortage of jokes or anxiety, so in this book Dundes reminds us of the jokes we have been telling and reveals the anxiety these jokes reflect. His studies haven't always been popular. Adds a new Foreword.