Books tagged: folktales

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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.
Spider's Christmas Gift: A Children's FolkTale and Polish Holiday Traditions
Price: $1.99 USD. Words: 4,150. Language: English. Published: December 2, 2013. Categories: Fiction » Children’s books » Fairy Tales & Folklore / Adaptations, Nonfiction » Children's Books » Holidays & Celebrations / Christmas & Advent
It's the night before Christmas. All the woodland animals are making gifts for the newborn King. But poor Spider doesn't have a gift. A traditional Yule tale from Poland. Also included is information on the Yule holiday in Poland as well as recipes for holiday food and ornaments.
Fables and Enchantments
Price: Free! Words: 10,740. Language: English. Published: August 17, 2013. Categories: Fiction » Children’s books » Fairy tales & fables, Fiction » Fantasy » Short stories
Seven fables and children's stories, from the haunting "The Enchanted Tree" to the silly "Wild Pony Day." (Most of these stories were previously published in magazines such as Cricket, or in anthologies.)
The Wisdom of Folktales: Lessons on How to Live Happily Ever After
Price: $1.49 USD. Words: 37,850. Language: English. Published: July 23, 2013. Categories: Nonfiction » Self-improvement » Personal Growth / General
This work uses over 25 world folk and fairy tales to illustrate simple principles we can use to guide ourselves through life and live "happily ever after!"
Would You Like a Mother Goose Story
You set the price! Words: 2,170. Language: English. Published: June 21, 2013. Categories: Fiction » Children’s books » Classics, Fiction » Classics
A book of some of Mother Goose's classic nursery rhymes, with many favorites for any age.
Adult Bible Stories
Price: $1.99 USD. Words: 37,010. Language: English. Published: May 12, 2013. Categories: Nonfiction » Religion and Spirituality » Biblical Criticism & Interpretation / Old Testament, Nonfiction » Religion and Spirituality » Biblical Studies / Bible Study Guides
Children’s Bible story books abound. It’s hard to imagine any child growing up in the U.S. without being familiar with them. Many of those children become Christians whose faith is based upon those children’s Bible stores. Few ever read or understand that their faith is based upon Adult Bible stores that would horrify most parents if they ever view them from an adult’s perspective.