Books tagged: folklore

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Espantos
Series: Monologos · Theatre. Price: $9.99 USD. Words: 12,330. Language: Spanish. Published: March 20, 2015. Categories: Fiction » Historical » Colonial America, Plays » American / African American
Los seis monólogos de los seis espantos de la tradición guatemalteca escritos por Claudio Valerio Gaetani desde el punto de vista del criterio personal del personaje
Blood in the Bayou
Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 37,110. Language: English. Published: March 30, 2015 by Pendraig Publishing. Categories: Nonfiction » New Age » Witchcraft and wicca, Nonfiction » New Age » Magic
Blood in the Bayou is an illuminating look at the shadowed world of conjure and Southern folk-sorcery. In a unique, firsthand account of his life lived in the heartland of Hoodoo, Docteur Sureaux takes the reader on an exploration of the soul in the land and the spirits that inhabit this world, giving readers unparalleled access to the tools and vision of a root-worker.
The Hunted
Price: Free! Words: 63,690. Language: English. Published: March 31, 2015 by Clean Teen Publishing, Inc.. Categories: Fiction » Young adult or teen » Romance, Fiction » Young adult or teen » Fairy Tales
Just your average boy-meets-girl, boy-kills-people story. The Native American Navajo tribe has stories of a monster so wicked, so blood-thirsty, that they are to be hunted down and slaughtered. But are they just legends? Or is something sinister lurking in the shadows?
The Battle for Coman's Wood
Price: $5.99 USD. Words: 51,780. Language: English. Published: February 19, 2015. Categories: Fiction » Young adult or teen » Adventure, Fiction » Young adult or teen » Fantasy
Illustrator: David Butler. An American family have come to Ireland for The Gathering, in time for Halloween, for the ancient Festival of Samhain. Their journey becomes a quest to thwart the evil plans of Queen Medbh and The Morrigan as terrible, evil creatures issue forth from beneath the earth. Our brave heroes must face the might of these supernatural forces, in an epic showdown in Coman's Wood.
Fish Dancing
You set the price! Words: 14,450. Language: English. Published: February 14, 2015. Categories: Plays » American / African American
Fish Dancing was produced to Critical acclaim at the 2002 Edinburgh Festival Fringe. Receiving four star reviews from Three Weeks (Edinburgh Scotland) as well as The Scotsman (Edinburgh Scotland) who called it ".
Ghostlore of Illinois Colleges and Universities
Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 49,690. Language: English. Published: February 4, 2015 by Crossroad Press. Categories: Nonfiction » New Age » Supernatural, Nonfiction » New Age » The Paranormal
On a dark and stormy night on a college campus near you, a young coed is about to make a grisly discovery… or so the legend goes. At colleges and universities across Illinois, students tell ghostly tales, from beloved librarians who refuse to go home, to sad specters suffering from a broken heart. Join Michael Kleen as he explores the history and mystery behind these spooky campus tales.
Die Melodie der Wale: Schulausgabe
Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 66,340. Language: German. Published: January 29, 2015 by Imajin Books. Categories: Fiction » Young adult or teen » Drama, Fiction » Young adult or teen » Social Issues
Mit detailliertem Diskussionsleitfaden für Lehrer! Dreizehn Jahre ist es her, dass der tragische Tod ihrer Mutter Sarah Richardsons Leben zerstörte. Schockierende Umstände führten bei dem trauernden Teenager zu einem teilweisen Gedächtnisverlust. „Bewegend … ansprechend und traurig.“ ―Booklist Es ist leichter, manche Dinge einfach zu vergessen...
Gnat Stokes and the Foggy Bottom Swamp Queen
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 31,700. Language: English. Published: January 26, 2015. Categories: Fiction » Children’s books » Fairy tales & fables
SAVE ME! When twelve-year-old Gnat Stokes comes upon this message from Goodlow Pryce, missing these past seven years, Gnat knows he's still alive. She's determined to save him and bring him home to his Appalachian mountain cove even if it means facing the evil Swamp Queen, Zelda, who lurks in nearby Foggy Bottom.
Flashing Steel, Flashing Fire: Ten Tales of Valor and the Imagination
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 44,940. Language: English. Published: January 20, 2015. Categories: Fiction » Anthologies » Short stories - single author, Fiction » Anthologies » Horror
The vivid imagination of Matthew W. Quinn has carried him far from our mundane world to places of mystery, wonder, and terror. Now is your chance to join him on ten adventures, including a Danish youth's first Viking raid, the beginning of a nuclear conflict between the U.S. and an apartheid-like empire, and an attack by the terrifying wendigo.
Tales of Revelation and Despair
Price: Free! Words: 22,480. Language: English. Published: January 14, 2015. Categories: Fiction » Literature » Fairy tales, Fiction » Fantasy » Short stories
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Tales of Revelation and Despair is a collection of dark fairy tales divided into two books. Book one was written among the cemeteries, gypsy camps, and cold, clammy passageways of underground Paris. Book two was written in the desert, three years after my return. Told with traditional simplicity, each tale is an exploration of the ideal, the capacity of human potential, and the nature of despair.