Books tagged: folklore

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Queen of Thorns
Series: Gothic Faerie Tale, Book 2. Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 57,800. Language: English. Published: December 18, 2015 by Paula M. Hunter. Categories: Fiction » Fairy tales, Fiction » Young adult or teen » Fairy Tales
Gerda and Kai make plans to return home, as Khione recovers from Queen Eleanor’s second failed assignation attempt. Even though Khione remembers nothing of the last six months, she faces some tough decisions. Eleanor unaware of her failed plan to rid herself of her daughter, decides to move forward with her political and personal alliance with King Wilbur. A decision she may yet regret.
Tales From Grandpa
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 11,210. Language: English. Published: June 6, 2015. Categories: Fiction » Children’s books » Short Stories
Six interesting stories grandpa told me: Birds of a Feather, Why Tortoise Have Rough Shell, Why Lizards Nod their Heads, Why Guinea Fowls Have Bald Head, Why Dogs Live with Man and finally, Dreamland, a place where the entire animals wish to go. Depicted for her waterfalls, serenity and reputed as a land of plenty by all the animals.
The Song of Merlin: Volume 1
Price: $6.99 USD. Words: 154,440. Language: British English. Published: June 5, 2015 by Tenth Street Press. Categories: Fiction » Fantasy » Epic, Fiction » Poetry » Medieval
Dance with the song of Merlin set upon Cornwall’s raging windswept shores and delight in the eternity of eternia. Find and use the thirteen treasures of the ancient Celts and become one with the prophecies of Merlin.
Third Circle
Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 124,770. Language: British English. Published: May 27, 2015. Categories: Fiction » Young adult or teen » Adventure, Fiction » Young adult or teen » Fantasy
A spirit of immense power is seeking to destroy our world. Our last defence lies in the weathered stone circles of Cornwall, but their strength is failing as they crumble away. Karin and Denzil draw on the strength of their ancient blood to shore up the defences. Denzil is possessed by the spirit, and must fight against his sister as she strives to hold the weakest point – the Third Circle.
Strange Matters
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 130,380. Language: English. Published: May 23, 2015. Categories: Fiction » Fantasy » Short stories, Fiction » Fantasy » General
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Strange Matters is a collection of tales of fantasy, myth and magic. Some are funny, some are dark, some are both. Some are set in our world, with the skin peeled back to reveal the magical mechanisms beneath. Some are set in fantasy worlds, where instead it’s the reflections of reality which are hidden. All contain matters best described as ‘strange’, because to me, strange matters.
Midnight Hat Trick - Three Creepy Canadian Novellas
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 49,900. Language: English. Published: May 15, 2015. Categories: Fiction » Horror » Weird fiction, Fiction » Humor & comedy » Black comedy
MIDNIGHT HAT TRICK – a collection of 3 chilling novellas from Nova Scotia storyteller Steve Vernon. HAMMURABI ROAD is a dark tale of redneck noir. NOT JUST ANY OLD GHOST STORY is a quiet tale about coming home and ghosts you can never escape. SUDDEN DEATH OVERTIME asks what would a bunch of over-the-hill old-time hockey players from Northern Labrador deal with a tour bus full of vampires?
Throne of Ice
Series: Gothic Faerie Tale, Book 1. Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 55,670. Language: English. Published: May 30, 2015 by Paula M. Hunter. Categories: Fiction » Young adult or teen » Fairy Tales, Fiction » Fantasy » Epic
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The peacefully Kingdom of Turia awaits the birth of their king and queen's first child, but a cruel twist of fate and a demon's intervention destroys their lives forever. When Princess Khione's beloved father dies, she despairs at ever finding love and happiness again.
Ocean's Birth
Series: Turbulence and Triumph, Book 6. Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 29,210. Language: English. Published: June 29, 2015. Categories: Fiction » Historical » Australia & New Zealand, Fiction » Fantasy » Historical
Maria thought her troubles would be over, but a new storm is brewing with the power to sweep away everything she holds dear. When Maria's mother appears, insisting that Maria return to the ocean and threatening the lives of everyone she loves, Maria is faced with a heartbreaking choice: what price will she pay to protect both her husband and her unborn child from her own family?
Saxo Grammaticus on Slavic Pre-Christian Religion: The Relevant Fragments from Book XIV of Gesta Danorum
Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 8,680. Language: English. Published: April 27, 2015. Categories: Nonfiction » Social Science » Mythology, folklore and legend, Nonfiction » History » European
Duke Henry the Lion, King Waldemar, and Bishop Absalon answer the Pope's call for the Northern Crusade to Christianize Baltic Slavs. Being successful in achieving their goal, and having subdued the Slavs, they witness the strange and unusual temples, statues, customs, and divination rituals of the Wendish Slavs.
Stars Called in Blood
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 3,270. Language: English. Published: April 27, 2015 by Byrnie Publishing. Categories: Fiction » Fairy tales, Fiction » Fantasy » General
When a runaway slave is cornered by demons from the sea, she faces a terrifying choice: turn back towards certain suffering, or venture forward into the unknown. Fantasy short story.