Books tagged: folktales

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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.
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.
Stories of Vietnam
Price: $1.99 USD. Words: 15,360. Language: English. Published: February 10, 2013. Categories: Nonfiction » Entertainment » History & Criticism, Nonfiction » Entertainment » History & Criticism
This book narrates 14 fairy tales,legends of Vietnam.Although it is illustrated,it is not a children book for such books usually narrate an edited version of their stories.This book submits an unexpurgated text. It thus addresses parents and grandparents who yearn to reacquaint with things heard or read long ago. Children may look only at the images and start fantasizing their own legends, tales.
Arabian Knights - Volume 1
Series: Knights of Arabia, Book 1 · Arabian Knights, Book 1. Price: Free! Words: 17,100. Language: English. Published: February 4, 2013. Categories: Nonfiction » Biography » Biographical anthologies, Nonfiction » History » Middle East
An interesting collection of stories about the adventures and misadventures of ordinary, famous and infamous real Arabian Knights. Included are the stories of Antarah bin Shaddad, a slave who became a legend; Hatim Al-Taaee, a bedouin who set the standard for generosity; Al-Numan bin Al-Munthir, a king whose boredom causes him to toy with people's lives. Come glimpse some Middle Eastern history!
Fascinating Folktales of Thailand
Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 80,100. Language: English. Published: January 13, 2013 by booksmango. Categories: Fiction » Fairy tales
The most interesting folktales of Thailand ever written by the Thai author. Retold and translated into English.
Best Left Buried
Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 85,100. Language: American English. Published: July 6, 2012. Categories: Fiction » Horror » Occult
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"If a bird flies out of a house of sickness, the patient will die." A young girl Arliss Pardot, is found in a cabin in the woods with hundreds of caged birds and a long dead corpse. Years later she must return to the sleepy town of Morganton to reclaim a sinister destiny. SHe will find that some things are "best Left Buried".