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Maras and the Fairy Rings
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 10,150. Language: British English. Published: September 18, 2014. Categories: Fiction » Children’s books » Fairy tales & fables, Fiction » Children’s books » Readers / Intermediate
Maras is a ring fairy. She's looked after fairy rings all of her life (those dark rings in the middle of grass). One day her life is turned up side down when fairy rings are destroyed. The Fairy Council keep trying to help by finding her new jobs. But all Maras wants is to look after her fairy rings. But how can she now they are gone? Her friend Cavity the tooth fairy may just have the answer.
A Submarine in the Village
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 5,730. Language: British English. Published: June 9, 2014. Categories: Fiction » Children’s books » Fairy tales & fables, Fiction » Children’s books » Short Stories
A fairy tale with a pacifist background about the discovery of ourselves and the world around us. Funny, tender, surreal. An eccentric submarine captain gets tired of not having any more wars to fight and decides to create his own, declaring war on a small hilltop village. What will happen when the captain (left alone for such a long time) starts to get to know the villagers?
Elise and the Gold Gloop
Price: Free! Words: 20,070. Language: British English. Published: March 30, 2014. Categories: Fiction » Children’s books » Readers / Chapter Books, Fiction » Children’s books » Monsters
Elise and her annoying dog Smorg explore the twisty tunnels and tottering towers of Porridge Castle. A magical place of happy ghosts, giant dancing spiders and rude signposts. Where the flying cows roam and a flame-proof hat is essential in case of dragons. Yet things are going wrong, the magic is running out. Can Elise and her companions solve the mystery of the missing magical gold Gloop?
The Fairy Problem (A Short Story)
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 1,830. Language: English. Published: May 14, 2012. Categories: Fiction » Children’s books » Fairy tales & fables, Fiction » Children’s books » Short Stories
If there's one thing Princess Jocelyn hates more than anything, it's those dang fairies! They're constantly causing mischief, giggling shrilly in her ear, and being generally annoying. When she smashes one and it explodes in a puff of glitter and perfume, she gets a wicked idea of how to solve the Fairy Problem once and for all...
The Spooky Adventures of Boo Bangles the Ghost - Book 2 - The Treasure of Far Hollow
Price: $1.99 USD. Words: 13,270. Language: English. Published: December 12, 2011. Categories: Fiction » Fantasy » Paranormal
Rumors abound when outsider Horatio Longs took up residence in an old shack left behind when gold-fever dwindled. He dressed like a seaman and it was assumed he must have been a pirate, after all, pirates always have hidden treasure. For years after the old seafarer died, the glitter of gold urged curiosity seekers to uncover the rumor, only to discover a truth they hadn't bargained for.
The Dog Who Sighed
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 2,900. Language: English. Published: October 15, 2011. Categories: Fiction » Children’s books » Animals, Fiction » Children’s books » Short Stories
I believe that readers will find that "The Dog Who Sighed" is hilarious during the first read, and even funnier the second time around (when the reader understands what the dog has been trying to tell his parents). Children will easily "get" the humor. The sad-eyed canine in this story has done almost nothing but sigh since he was adopted, and the clueless humans can't seem to understand why.