Books tagged: folktale

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Something Out of Nothing
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 30. Language: English. Published: May 30, 2013. Categories: Nonfiction » Children's Books » Comics & Graphic Novels / Biography
Something Out of Nothing is a retelling of a favorite folktale. This version is perfectly suited for a beginning reader with limited sight vocabulary. The repetition and and supportive images provide the reader with a successful experience. The grandmother and granddaughter show themselves to be creative problem solvers.
Rudy's High-Hoppin' Hullaballoo
Series: Garner Tales, Book 3. Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 1,350. Language: English. Published: April 24, 2013. Categories: Fiction » Children’s books » Short Stories, Fiction » Fairy tales
This short folktale is about one of the adventures of a Texas jackrabbit who, in the process of trying to impress his best friends at a potluck supper, finds himself in a heap of trouble.
The Three Billy Goats Gruff
Price: $1.99 USD. Words: 90. Language: English. Published: April 18, 2013 by Box Of Light. Categories: Fiction » Children’s books » Fairy Tales & Folklore / Adaptations
Robert Bender's colorful telling of The Three Billy Goats Gruff. With simple, direct language and vibrant illustrations, this book tells the story of three wily goats who outsmart and overcome the hungry troll who guards their bridge.
Why Elephants Have BIG Ears
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 760. Language: English. Published: April 15, 2013. Categories: Fiction » Children’s books » Fairy Tales & Folklore / Adaptations
An imaginative pourquoi* tale written and illustrated by a 9 year old explaining how a greedy elephant got big ears and how lion, consequently, became king of the jungle. *pourquoi- a tale explaining how something came to be.
Легенда об Утренней Звезде (Legend of the Morning Star, Russian translation)
Series: Fantasy Folktales. Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 3,220. Language: Russian. Published: April 11, 2013. Categories: Fiction » Fantasy » General, Fiction » Fairy tales
Давным-давно, во времена, когда драконы еще не истребили богов, жила-была принцесса... Ветерки-добродушные духи воздуха-пересмеивались и сплетничали о красивой смертной девушке, которая-ну и ну-почти не уступает им в искусстве танца. Подслушав разговоры ветерков, cолнечный бог заинтересовался. И послал своего слугу Кайро проследить за девушкой-проверить, так ли она красива, как уверяют ветерки...
The Iceman Lives for One Day
Price: Free! Words: 3,610. Language: English. Published: March 5, 2013. Categories: Fiction » Humor & comedy » Black comedy, Fiction » Adventure » Action
(4.80)
Conrad Whistler has grown bitter in his old age and blames God and everyone else for the condition of his life. On Christmas Eve he decides to walk out into the ferocious storm that is ravaging the tiny northern town called Port North. The kind folks that live in the humble town mistake his frozen corpse for an ice sculpture and unwittingly include it in the holiday festivities. This is weird.
The Twelve Huntsmen: a Short Fairy Tale (Grimm as it Should've Been)
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 4,480. Language: English. Published: February 28, 2013. Categories: Fiction » Young adult or teen » Fairy Tales, Fiction » Fantasy » Paranormal
(5.00)
Fairy tales for the modern reader. When Princess Cyrene’s engagement to Prince Roland is derailed by Roland’s father, it’s up to Cyrene to win Roland back. Disguised as hunstmen, she and her eleven handmaidens join Roland’s household in order to discover whether his love was ever true. But just how far is Cyrene prepared to go to get her happy ending?
The Wormters
Price: Free! Words: 7,220. Language: English. Published: February 22, 2013. Categories: Fiction » Humor & comedy » General, Fiction » Adventure » General
(4.88)
Jeff was always like a magnet to the people in society living on the fringe. After compiling a collection of acquaintances that not only seemed bizarre but dangerous as well he decided that a move out of town to the peaceful country was just the answer. But Pyle’s Trailer Court proved to be anything but peaceful. That'swhen things got really strange.
The Wild Rose
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 820. Language: English. Published: January 21, 2013. Categories: Fiction » Children’s books » Family / General
A baby rose grows into something wild in this lush, poetic tale.
The Seven Gods of Luck
Series: Winter Tales. Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 2,280. Language: American English. Published: November 26, 2012 by Stillpoint Digital Press. Categories: Fiction » Children’s books » Legends, Myths, Fables / Other, Fiction » Children’s books » Fairy Tales & Folklore / Adaptations
Sachiko and Kenji just want to welcome the new year in the proper way, but their mother tells them they don't have the money for a New Year's feast. An act of generosity brings help from an unexpected source in this heartwarming Japanese classic. May the Seven Gods of Luck visit you!