Books tagged: folklore

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Ring around the Moon..Ghost Stories
Price: Free! Words: 3,850. Language: English. Published: October 8, 2012. Categories: Nonfiction » Biography » Personal memoir
These are short stories of the ghost stories and legends I have grown up with here in South Alabama.
The Apple Finds a Brain
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 500. Language: English. Published: October 7, 2012. Categories: Fiction » Children’s books » Fairy Tales & Folklore / Adaptations
A smart and talented apple explains the discovery of gravity from his point of view. Sir Isaac Newton was lucky and quick to understand.
The Divine Hag
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 3,030. Language: English. Published: October 1, 2012. Categories: Nonfiction » Social Science » Holidays (non-religious), Nonfiction » New Age » Witchcraft and wicca
Have you ever wondered why we celebrate Halloween? Have you ever wondered what it is really about? For centuries, countries all over the world have celebrated this and I wanted to know why? Come with me, back to the 15th century, and see what I have found.
Balor Reborn
Series: The Rebirth Cycle, Book 1. Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 23,050. Language: English (Irish dialect). Published: October 1, 2012. Categories: Fiction » Fantasy » Paranormal, Fiction » Fantasy » Contemporary
Old Ireland is returning, as an ancient evil arrives in Dublin. A single glance from his eye is all it takes to kill. Stephen Fox is haunted by the memory of his wife, and suffers from guilt at abandoning his new-born son. The spirit of the tyrant Balor has come back to take his vengeance on the country. A hero must rise in the unwilling form of Fionn Murray. Ireland will never be the same.
Sir Gawain and the Green Knight In Plain and Simple English (A Modern Translation and the Original Version)
Series: Plain and Simple English, Book 70. Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 66,870. Language: English. Published: September 26, 2012. Categories: Fiction » Classics
Of all the old English stories, the tale of Gawain and the Green Knight has remained one of the most popular ever told; dozens of movies and books have used Gawain as inspiration. It's one of the most important books in the English language. If it's so great, why is it so hard to understand! BookCaps helps with this modern retelling of Gawain.
Three Times Time
Price: Free! Words: 22,870. Language: American English. Published: September 24, 2012 by Personville Press. Categories: Fiction » Literature » Literary, Fiction » Anthologies » Short stories - single author
One of America's foremost short story writers has made available 3 of his most intriguing stories for a new introductory ebook. These 3 stories (first published in the 1980s) were chosen because they are accessible, intricately written and provocative on many levels. Also included is a long interview with the author about the craft of storytelling. Total: 23,000 words.
Call of the Kami
Series: Spirit Bridges, Book 1. Price: $1.99 USD. Words: 14,320. Language: English. Published: September 16, 2012 by THG StarDragon Publishing. Categories: Nonfiction » Religion and Spirituality » Shintoism, Nonfiction » Inspiration » Spiritual inspiration
The world is a fine tapestry, ever worked and ever evolving upon the loom of spirit. The worlds of the visible and invisible mesh, and sometimes the unseen is glimpsed between the red posts of the torii on a walk in the woods, or at home. The Kami ever call for their Miko, and they are both within us all. The flower of a poem opens her petals to the sun, amidst a garden of other poems.
The End Of An Age: A Ramayana
Price: Free! Words: 4,570. Language: English. Published: September 13, 2012. Categories: Fiction » Fantasy » Historical, Fiction » Fantasy » General
In the time of myth, gods and demons walk the world. Exquisite Sita, wife of heroic Prince Rama, is kidnapped by the Demon Prince Ravana and held in his mercurial mirrored Demon City. Her husband wages an epic war to win her back ... but will he want her when he finds her? In this short story, feminist writer Clarisse Thorn has created a unique retelling of a Southeast Asian legend: The Ramayana.
Ever Fire (A Dark Faerie Tale #2)
Series: A Dark Faerie Tale, Book 4. Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 62,340. Language: English. Published: September 4, 2012 by Lyrical Lit. Publishing. Categories: Fiction » Fantasy » Paranormal, Fiction » Fantasy » Urban
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Magic & Fire burn... The Serenity of the Land of Faerie is threatened as the Unseelie Queen Aveta rages war against the three remaining Seelie Realms of Faerie. As Shade's powers grow, she finds she is running out of time to keep the war from spilling in
Reeshard and The Great Parish Swamp / Return To Otrindara
Price: $1.99 USD. Words: 73,930. Language: English. Published: August 31, 2012. Categories: Fiction » Fantasy » Epic
The adventure continues with the ever present wall of fog and Richard in search of his now missing grandparents, In his travels through Otrindara Richard makes new friends in his effort to find them. Discovering new realms and facing new dangers, Richard must overcome it all if there is any hope left in saving his grandparents and the realm of Otrindara.