Books tagged: folktale

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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!
The Widower's New Bridegroom: A Modern Folktale
Series: The Green Lady and Other Stories. Price: Free! Words: 7,750. Language: English. Published: November 26, 2012. Categories: Fiction » Romance » Gothic, Fiction » Gay & lesbian fiction » Gay
(4.00)
A melancholy young gay man marries a widower, and becomes intrigued by the idea of his dead predecessor: the man he would love to be, and even love to love...
The Glass Key: A Modern Folktale
Series: The Green Lady and Other Stories. Price: Free! Words: 12,590. Language: British English. Published: October 19, 2012. Categories: Fiction » Romance » Gothic, Fiction » Literature » Literary
(3.67)
For ten years Sam neither saw nor heard of his beautiful Araminta, who vanished before their wedding day - but now, suddenly she steps into his life again, with a fantastic adventure to tell: her journey to unlock the secret of the mysterious glass key.
The Canary: A Modern Folktale
Price: Free! Words: 3,550. Language: Commonwealth English. Published: October 8, 2012. Categories: Fiction » Romance » Gothic, Fiction » Fairy tales
(4.00)
Torn between loyalty to her sister and the man she loves, Damiah hopelessly pours out her heart to a golden canary - without realising that her little bird's song is full of the hope she lacks.
The Maiden in Green
You set the price! Words: 420. Language: English. Published: September 26, 2012. Categories: Fiction » Young adult or teen » Fantasy, Fiction » Poetry » Chinese poetry
A story told in a poem, about a man and the maiden that he had once met long ago in a dream.
The Deep Dark Woods
Price: Free! Words: 2,880. Language: English. Published: July 30, 2012. Categories: Fiction » Humor & comedy » Black comedy, Fiction » Humor & comedy » Satire
(4.50)
A version of a classic fairytale set in the 1960s. Humourous and dark.
The Boy Who Sold The Butter
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 20. Language: English. Published: July 29, 2012. Categories: Fiction » Children’s books » Fairy Tales & Folklore / Adaptations
This comic is a retelling of the silly Danish folktale, "The Boy Who Sold The Butter." In this story the silly boy's foolish mistake brings him an unexpected reward. Written with first grade sight words, this colorful comic is easy to read and perfect for those who are learning to read.
The Word Dealer
Price: Free! Words: 3,230. Language: English. Published: June 26, 2012. Categories: Fiction » Fantasy » Short stories
(5.00)
Pieter loves Caroline with all his heart. Caroline doesn't love Pieter at all. But like all good merchant's sons, Pieter likes to trade, especially with Caroline as the prize. The Word Dealer is keen on a bargain too - so who will best the other?
Crocodile, Crocodile
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 50. Language: English. Published: May 27, 2012. Categories: Fiction » Children’s books » Fairy Tales & Folklore / Adaptations
In this folktale from India the crocodile tries to outwit the monkey, but the monkey is just too smart for him. How do the crocodile and the monkey trick each other? The story of their tricks is told with first grade level basic sight words,and illustrated in colorful comic format. The beginning reader and the accomplished reader will enjoy this folktale