Books tagged: hans christian andersen

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Fantasía. La sirenita de coral
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You set the price! Words: 18,810. Language: Spanish. Published: May 16, 2010. Category: Fiction » Children’s books » Fairy tales & fables
¿Puede el amor sanar el odio? Ámbar cree en las sirenas, aunque todos creen que esta loca. La verdad es que ellas existen pero nos odian, sobre todo, el príncipe tritón Adrián pero al conocer a Ámbar su idea de los humanos comienza a cambiar. Pero su padre el rey de los mares y Loreley, la sirena que se quiere casar con el, nunca aprobarían una relación entre una humana y un tritón.
Politically Correct Bedtime Stories
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Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 20,380. Language: English. Published: November 15, 2010. Category: Fiction » Humor & comedy » General
When published in 1994, Politically Correct Bedtime Stories hit #1 on the NYT Bestseller list. Now, with this 100% tree-free edition, readers can enjoy classic stories in up-to-date, aggressively progressive versions without guilt, especially if their e-readers are solar-powered. Guaranteed non-offensive for witches, trolls, giants, and talking mirrors of all persuasions. Plus new material!
Once Upon A More Enlightened Time
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Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 24,020. Language: English. Published: November 15, 2010. Category: Fiction » Humor & comedy » General
Following the international best-seller "PC Bedtime Stories" come these nurturing tales for pre-adults. These stories purge the cultural biases, sexism, speciesism, and other -isms from the “classics” that have been handed down from one social power structure to another. Plus new material: a PC “Pinocchio” cut from the original, and another chapter of "Rex Koko, Private Clown."
Once Upon a Fairy Tale
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Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 10,870. Language: English. Published: May 16, 2011. Category: Fiction » Anthologies » Short stories - single author
Enchanting stories from a master storyteller who owes a great deal to Oscar Wilde, whose dark and twisted fairy tales she had devoured as a young reader, and to the dramatic stories of Hans Christian Andersen. "In my stories there is seldom a Happily Ever After," the author says. "I like my stories as I like my chocolate – dark, and a little bittersweet."
Dancers With Red Shoes
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Price: $1.99 USD. Words: 4,110. Language: English. Published: July 20, 2011 by Olo Books. Category: Fiction » Fantasy » Contemporary
When magical creatures need a cure, they journey to the Wizard's Hospital. On a sweltering day in July, a pair of red shoes dance in the tower of the Wizard's Hospital. Leah Chang, the wizard's apprentice, brings the shoes to audition for the Royal Academy of Magical Ballet. Chaos ensues.
The Shadow Over Earth: Seaside
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Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 97,140. Language: English. Published: July 29, 2011. Category: Fiction » Young adult or teen » Fantasy
The first book in The Shadow Over Earth series updates H.P. Lovecraft's town of Innsmouth to reveal a fresh conflict brewing just below the surface ...
The Snow Queen
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Price: $3.50 USD. Words: 10,380. Language: Commonwealth English. Published: December 19, 2012. Category: Fiction » Children’s books » Fairy Tales & Folklore / Adaptations
This wonderful story was originally written by Hans Christian Andersen, the world's most famous writer of fairy tales. It is a story about a brave girl, Gerda, who makes a journey into the Arctic to rescue her friend Kay when he is kidnapped by the Snow Queen. This new version is based on the original and updated for today's young readers aged 7 and over.
The Little Clockwork Mermaid
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Price: $1.99 USD. Words: 11,210. Language: English. Published: February 17, 2013 by ImagineThat! Studios. Category: Fiction » Science fiction » Short stories
From the imagination behind the award-winning Ministry of Peculiar Occurrences series comes a steampunk novella inspired by Hans Christian Andersen. The mermaid Lorelei is the youngest daughter of King Triton, but she has always been drawn to the Above world. Though she is revels in the joys of her tail and the underwater world, she has never felt she belongs there.
Mermaid
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Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 20,970. Language: English. Published: April 5, 2013 by Musa Publishing. Category: Fiction » Fantasy » General
When genetically engineered sea drone Coral saved two drowning humans, she didn’t expect to end up questioning the foundations of her world… but humans don’t seem as different as she’s always been told. With nothing ahead of her but mindless days of harvesting seaweed for World Food Co., she has to know why humans are free to choose and drones aren’t.
Atascadero!
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Price: $1.99 USD. Words: 8,710. Language: English. Published: May 13, 2013. Category: Plays » Caribbean & Latin American
Atascadero! is a One-Act Farce adapted by H.D. Greaves from Hans Christian Andersen’s folktale The Swineherd. A prince falls in love with a beautiful princess. Unfortunately, her beauty is only skin-deep. Rudely refusing his gifts, the prince, to teach her manners, becomes a swineherd, taking with him magical toys to entice her. O, the mischiefs that take place in the pigpen!