Books tagged: folklore

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John Kulm's Pocketbook Of Cowboy Poetry
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 3,280. Language: English. Published: November 11, 2012. Categories: Fiction » Poetry » Themes & motifs, Nonfiction » History » American
Some of these pieces are more like rhyming jokes than poems. These are the first poems I wrote for audiences and they paid off. They got me into the National Cowboy Poetry Gathering in Elko, Nevada and into a segment on All Things Considered on NPR, and these rhyming jokes made people laugh. This short ebook is available for the modest price of a greeting card.
In the Dead of Winter
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 4,970. Language: English. Published: November 11, 2012 by Gypsy Shadow Publishing. Categories: Fiction » Horror » Weird fiction, Fiction » Fantasy » Paranormal
Eager to start his new post at the University of Cordun, Master Torbin ignores the warnings not to travel in the Forest of Narghill on Solstice.
What The Doves Said: The Deep Well (Book Two)
Price: Free! Words: 7,050. Language: English. Published: November 11, 2012. Categories: Fiction » Mashups, Fiction » Literature » Biographical
The author's mother has always been present in her daughter's consciousness, manifesting in front of her eyes at times. In this second story in the series mom tells her own story, luring her daughter into a world created to the daughter's liking, made of childhood fairytales, memories, and dreams.
Banshee
Price: Free! Words: 1,020. Language: English. Published: November 14, 2012. Categories: Fiction » Horror » Ghost, Fiction » Horror » Crime
The job should have been easy. Some quick cash. No problem. But things went wrong. And death leaves a legacy... Does the Banshee scream for you...?
Xmas Wishes
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 7,760. Language: English. Published: November 18, 2012 by Gypsy Shadow Publishing. Categories: Fiction » Holiday » Christmas, Fiction » Young adult or teen » Fantasy
Irena Maddox faces another Christmas alone. Drawn to her eccentric new neighbor, she soons discovers just how dangerous accepting hospitality can be.
Fish Eyes
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 39,860. Language: English. Published: November 20, 2012. Categories: Fiction » Young adult or teen » Fantasy
Fish Eyes is not your typical mermaid novel or fantasy where the story takes place beneath the sea. This tale has a strange realness to it as you listen to the ramblings of a stranded mermaid who has no choice but to befriend her enemy, the human species.During her anything but pleasant adventure on land, Zazzle has one soul wrenching goal in mind…to return to the sea.
Snakes in Maine
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 15,360. Language: English. Published: November 23, 2012. Categories: Fiction » Adventure » General, Fiction » Women's fiction » General
Meet Martha and Lois. Two plus-sized heroines living in backwoods Maine in the 1960's. Follow them on an unlikely adventure filled with colorful language, reptiles, and an undying friendship.
The Truth About Santa Claus-a Jack Robertson novel
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 15,330. Language: English. Published: November 23, 2012. Categories: Fiction » Children’s books » Holidays & Celebrations / Christmas & Advent, Nonfiction » Publishing » Self-publishing
Do you believe in Santa Claus? Jack Robertson does and now he has to prove it. Christmas magic is fading and Jack finds that he can help save Christmas. With Santa's help Jack explains the truth about where Santa's origins and how he does the miraculous things that he does. Santa commissions Jack to write his biography and has Jack explain the ins and outs of how to publish and promote an e-book.
Tales of the Weißenbach Bridge: The Bartender
Price: Free! Words: 1,070. Language: English. Published: November 23, 2012. Categories: Fiction » Fantasy » Paranormal
There has always been a bridge near Weißenbach in the Black Forest. At first it was just a fallen log. Later, when settlements developed nearby, a wooden structure was built. Now days, it’s paved and cars pass over it, but since the beginning, locals have known not to wander upon it under a new moon. The bartender’s tale, is the first of several stories about careless or desperate souls who did.
You Will See
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 2,370. Language: English. Published: November 26, 2012 by WSIC EBooks Ltd.. Categories: Fiction » Children’s books » Animals, Fiction » Children’s books » Fairy Tales & Folklore / Adaptations
You Will See is an African folktale about Jumbo, a young elephant who was initially well-liked by his herd. However, as he grew older pride got the better of him and he increasingly became a nuisance to members of his tribe. It was not long before he got into real trouble with a little bird called Weet.