Books tagged: folklore

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Morgen Curse
Series: Deep Magic. Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 36,450. Language: English. Published: May 29, 2016. Categories: Fiction » Romance » Paranormal, Fiction » Gay & lesbian fiction » Gay
Beware a morgen with a broken heart. The storm Ieuan sang up to soothe his heartache didn't just get the attention of the Cursed One, an underwater sorcerer exiled for a terrible crime, but it shipwrecked and injured Zane, a sailor with no idea what he was getting into. Ieuan knows helping the Cursed One save Zane's life is a terrible mistake--but for some strange reason, he can't say no.
Elegia
You set the price! Words: 31,900. Language: English. Published: May 18, 2016. Categories: Fiction » Fantasy » Short stories
An original collection of modern fairy tales mixing classic storytelling with 21st century folklore
Robyn and the Hoodettes: The Outlaw of Folktales in a Young Adult Fairytale Romance
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 64,760. Language: British English. Published: June 26, 2016. Categories: Fiction » Young adult or teen » Fairy Tales, Fiction » Romance » Action/adventure
A thrilling retelling of the Robin Hood adventure, with a fun gender flip.
A Whale Who Dreamt of a Snail
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 30. Language: Spanish. Published: April 8, 2016 by Babl Books. Categories: Fiction » Children’s books » Religious / Christian / Bedtime & Dreams, Nonfiction » Language Instruction » Spanish
"When I was little, I had a dream." So begins the new book by William Heimbach, illustrated by Angelina Tolentino. This story inspires us to think about our dreams while playfully showing kids the diversity of animals and environments in the world. If we dream about a whale, what does the whale dream about (perhaps a snail), and then what? How are we all connected?
Unnatural Encounters: Only in Trinidad and Tobago
Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 50,530. Language: English. Published: March 26, 2016. Categories: Fiction » Literary collections » Caribbean & Latin American, Nonfiction » Social Science » Mythology, folklore and legend
Step into a world of Trinbagonian folklore and fantasy, where supernatural characters come to life. This collection of stories highlights the rich and diverse culture of Trinidad and Tobago, bringing to life some of our local customs and traditions. Immerse yourself in a world where fantasy and Caribbean life intertwine, and indulge in the vibrancy that is the Trini life.
Trinbagonian Folklore: As Told in Poetry
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 6,880. Language: English. Published: March 26, 2016. Categories: Fiction » Poetry » Caribbean Poetry
Perfect for all poetry lovers, the folkloric characters of Trinidad and Tobago come to life, in this series of uniquely styled poems (some of which have been written in the island's distinctive dialect). You will be introduced not only to the characters themselves, but also to Trinidad and Tobago's rich and diverse culture, and our way of life.
This Madness of the Heart
Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 97,210. Language: English. Published: April 15, 2016. Categories: Fiction » Mystery & detective » Women Sleuths, Fiction » Thriller & suspense » Supernatural
Bad religion is deadly. So professor Miranda Lamden discovers in This Madness of the Heart. Eastern Kentucky's dark hollers offer fertile soil for shady evangelist Jasper Jarboe as he beguiles a small mining town with his snake-oil charm. A miasma of evil paralyzes the tiny community when he invokes fears of the vengeful spirit of an antebellum voodoo mambo, and only Miranda can halt its spread.
Rusty Nails, Broken Glass
Price: $1.98 USD. Words: 56,870. Language: English. Published: February 28, 2016 by Black Bed Sheet Books. Categories: Fiction » Horror » Weird fiction, Fiction » Fantasy » Short stories
"Creatively speaking this book is marvelous; it is rich and refreshing and decadent. Written wryly and masterfully, Mr. Hayden's twenty one short literary journeys will take you through the gamut: horror, laughter, sarcasm, and of course happy and sad."-Lurid Lit" Hayden nails it again with this darkly delightful collection filled with unforgettable characters and their askew outlooks!" G.L. Giles
The Return of Spring-heeled Jack
Price: $1.98 USD. Words: 40,320. Language: English. Published: February 28, 2016 by Black Bed Sheet Books. Categories: Fiction » Horror » General, Fiction » Fantasy » Paranormal
Spring-Heeled Jack is a British urban legend, first appearing in 1837. Eye witnesses tell of a man who could leap several stories in the air with little effort. Some say he could breathe blue fire, others say he lured women out of their homes and attacked them by clawing at their faces. He breaks into an antique store. Enter Alice, who works at the store, and the two develop an unlikely alliance.
The Saint, the Sinner and the Coward
Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 75,100. Language: English. Published: May 14, 2016. Categories: Fiction » Horror » Weird fiction, Fiction » Thriller & suspense » Supernatural
When a group of prospectors disappears from an outpost built illegally on Indian land, Marshal Wayne Dennis is brought into the neighboring town of Dead Man’s Bluff to investigate. But Wayne isn’t the only man in town with an agenda; a belligerent sheriff, a shady bounty hunter, and a killer threaten to keep him from doing his job. Soon Wayne discovers the horror that awaits them at the outpost.