Books tagged: folktales and fables

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Konte Chameleon, Fine, Fine, Fine!
Price: $8.99 USD. Words: 520. Language: English. Published: August 6, 2016. Categories: Fiction » Children’s books » Fairy tales & fables
The best picture books are those that match compelling stories with dynamic illustrations. It’s a rare combination, but it’s one to be found in Konte Chameleon, Fine, Fine Fine! … Kessler’s retelling of a folktale from West Africa about why the chameleon never hurries, makes such good use of odd, lyric sounds and repetitive language that it’s almost impossible not to read or sing the story aloud.
A Collection Of moral Tales From Panchatantra (Part 2)
Price: Free! Words: 16,960. Language: English (Indian dialect). Published: November 15, 2014. Categories: Fiction » Children’s books » Short Stories
‘A Collection of Moral Tales From Panchatantra’ is an endeavor to present the moral stories from Panchatantra, which is believed to be one of the most translated works of Indian origin. The stories have been rewritten to match the contemporary reader styles, withholding the underlying moral message as understood from the original works of Panchatantra.
Choose Your Fairy Tale: You Are...The Frog Prince (Choose Your Fairy Tale Book #2)
Price: $1.49 USD. Words: 4,810. Language: English. Published: October 5, 2014. Categories: Fiction » Children’s books » Fairy Tales & Folklore / Adaptations, Fiction » Classics
Great for readers of all ages, this interactive version of the classic fairy tale "The Frog Prince" puts YOU in the role of the frog prince. 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 200 years old!
Tiger's Birthday Party
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 12,770. Language: English. Published: June 14, 2014 by Proglen. Categories: Fiction » Children’s books » Fairy tales & fables, Fiction » Children’s books » Legends, Myths, Fables / General
A menagerie of seven amusing and entertaining animal tales each of which contains a moral. They are set in the rainforests of Guyana on South America's Caribbean coast.
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.
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.
How The Zebra Got His Stripes
Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 3,290. Language: English. Published: October 18, 2012. Categories: Fiction » Children’s books » Fairy Tales & Folklore / Country & Ethnic, Fiction » Children’s books » Historical / Africa
This is the first in our twelve African Folktale series. It is the illustrated long version of a known and well-loved folktale. An African folktale is quite different from an ordinary story, because this is a life story, based upon fact and tradition rather than pure fiction.
Leipreachán
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 3,140. Language: English. Published: March 16, 2012 by Black Shire Publishing. Categories: Fiction » Fantasy » Short stories, Fiction » Holiday » Adventure
The worst day of the year, March 17th, dawned bright and beautiful. After a cruel twist, March 17th may be the day to save his sanity. Warning: Leipreacháns.
Icelandic Fairy and Folktales
Price: $5.00 USD. Words: 62,770. Language: English. Published: December 6, 2011. Categories: Fiction » Historical » Medieval, Fiction » Fantasy » General
An English translation of the 1919 German compilation of old Icelandic short tales and legends originally published by Åge Avenstrup & Elisabeth Treitel. Most of these tales take place in actual locales in Iceland that still exist today, so most of these tales now include locator maps of the places in Iceland where these tales are set. NOTE: Previewing with Firefox may cause difficulties.