Books tagged: folktales

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Tutvuu and the Missing Farmland
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 8,910. Language: English. Published: August 11, 2015. Categories: Fiction » Children’s books » Fairy Tales & Folklore / Adaptations, Fiction » Children’s books » Action & Adventure / Survival Stories
When an evil sorceror starts making things in Eyin Ilekun disappear, Tutvuu and her friends set out into the spirit world to find him and make him return things back the way they were. An exciting sequel to Tutvuu and the Magic Oranges
Hamelin
Price: $1.00 USD. Words: 7,140. Language: English. Published: July 28, 2015. Categories: Fiction » Historical » General
Tourists from all around have come to Hamelin to celebrate the 700th anniversary of the story that made her famous, The Pied Piper of Hamelin. Emiline encounters Pfeifer whom she believes is an actor hired by the mayor for the festival. All is not as it seems, however, as Emiline makes a discovery about Pfeifer that fills her with fear. Who is this man and why has he come to Hamelin?
দেশ বিদেশের উপকথা
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 13,120. Language: Bengali. Published: May 9, 2015. Categories: Fiction » Fantasy » Short stories, Fiction » Children’s books » Fairy tales & fables
Twenty Folktales in Bengali. from different parts of world..How a fox helped the Brahmin to evade the tiger: how a sheep escaped from the greedy appetite of an wolf’ how an old lady trapped a bear, a fox, an wolf and a rabbit and got ample returns in exchange of their lives; what happened after a king married a hen; what happened to Sneguchaka and Kupava; and more of such stories.
New Girl
Series: Tales from Seelie High, #1. Price: Free! Words: 7,170. Language: English. Published: March 16, 2015. Categories: Fiction » Young adult or teen » Fantasy, Fiction » Young adult or teen » Fairy Tales
Kira can see right away that there's something strange about her new school, but what do a book of fairy tales, a ridiculous prophecy, and a secret portal have to do with her? Find out as you follow Kira through her first day of high school in the short story that launches the new "Tales from Seelie High" collection.
Peculiar Situations
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 13,630. Language: English. Published: March 3, 2015. Categories: Fiction » Anthologies » Short stories - single author, Fiction » Fantasy » Historical
Four short stories take the reader on preposterous journeys from the sands of Egypt to a small Southern town, deep into a mine in the Wild West and down a river of immortality in Africa.
Amalia By-the-Sea: Dancing With The Black Dragon
Price: Free! Words: 2,120. Language: English. Published: December 16, 2014. Categories: Fiction » Fantasy » Short stories, Fiction » Children’s books » Fairy tales & fables
"It was a baby, it was, but a dragon it be..." Livya Minnow is dying from the coughing disease. But before she succumbs to her sickness, she tells her daughter, Amalia, about the night she saw a dragon. This is a bittersweet story of a shared family lore and one girl's love for her mother.
Grandmother Moon and Other Mother Stories: Book One
Series: Grandmother Moon and Other Mother Stories. Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 8,500. Language: English. Published: December 6, 2014. Categories: Fiction » Children’s books » Fairy tales & fables, Fiction » Children’s books » Fairy Tales & Folklore / Anthologies
Grandmother Moon and Other Mother Stories: Book One offers traditional and new original folktales that explore the love, joy and challenges between mothers and children. Perfect to read aloud, or listen to the audiobook by Becky Parker. Grandmother Moon and other unforgettable characters come to life in this charming illustrated collection. "This is marvelous work! Bravo!" (Jay O'Callahan)
Choose Your Fairy Tale: You Are...Puss in Boots (Choose Your Fairy Tale Book #1)
Price: $1.49 USD. Words: 4,350. Language: English. Published: July 17, 2014. Categories: Fiction » Fairy tales, Fiction » Children’s books » Fairy Tales & Folklore / Adaptations
Great for readers of all ages, this interactive version of the classic fairy tale "Puss in Boots" puts YOU in the role of the cat. Select the right choice and your tale will end Happily Ever After! An entertaining and interactive way to enjoy this fairy tale that is over 500 years old!
Christian African Folktales
Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 9,100. Language: English. Published: March 27, 2014. Categories: Fiction » Children’s books » Fairy Tales & Folklore / Country & Ethnic, Fiction » Christian » Short stories
African folktales are known for fetish, occult, wizardry, trickery and outsmarting the other person. This book is written to change that and teach positive character ideals. There are 10 virtues that will be taught in the stories (one for each story). They are love, joy, peace, patience, kindness, goodness, faithfulness, gentleness, self-control, righteousness.
Bhutanese Tales of the Yeti
Price: $7.95 USD. Words: 43,590. Language: English. Published: December 14, 2013 by Proglen. Categories: Fiction » Cultural & ethnic themes » Cultural interest, general, Nonfiction » Travel » By region
Bhutanese Tales of the Yeti is a collection of twenty-two stories set in four different regions of Bhutan. The presence of the yeti is ubiquitous to the kingdoms of the Himalayas, where beliefs and attitudes related to it go beyond scientific judgment and analysis. The Bhutanese consider the yeti, or the migoi, to be an essential part of the backdrop of their existence.