Books tagged: hans christian andersen

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Once Upon A More Enlightened Time
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 24,020. Language: English. Published: November 15, 2010. Categories: 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
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 10,870. Language: English. Published: May 16, 2011. Categories: Fiction » Anthologies » Short stories - single author
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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
Price: $1.99 USD. Words: 4,110. Language: English. Published: July 20, 2011 by Olo Books. Categories: Fiction » Fantasy » Contemporary, Fiction » Fantasy » General
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. Originally published in The Dragon and the Stars, the 2011 Aurora Award-winning anthology.
The Shadow Over Earth: Seaside
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 97,140. Language: English. Published: July 29, 2011. Categories: 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 Little Clockwork Mermaid
Price: $1.99 USD. Words: 11,210. Language: English. Published: February 17, 2013 by ImagineThat! Studios. Categories: Fiction » Science fiction » Short stories, Fiction » Science fiction » Steampunk & retropunk
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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.
Atascadero!
Price: $1.99 USD. Words: 8,710. Language: English. Published: May 13, 2013. Categories: Plays » Caribbean & Latin American, Fiction » Plays & Screenplays » 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!
The Emperor’s New Clothes In Modern English (Translated)
Series: Plain and Simple English, Book 117. Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 1,810. Language: English. Published: June 25, 2013 by BookCaps. Categories: Fiction » Children’s books » Fairy Tales & Folklore / Adaptations
Hans Christian Andersen fairytales are magical; but how do you get kids excited about the stories when most translations were written over 100 years ago in a dated English? This is a retelling of one of Anderson’s most beloved stories: The Emperor’s New Clothes. This book is also available as a larger anthology with even more Andersen stories. KidLit-o is a new publishing house just for kids! F
Thumbelina In Modern English (Translated)
Series: Plain and Simple English, Book 118. Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 4,270. Language: English. Published: June 25, 2013 by BookCaps. Categories: Fiction » Children’s books » Fairy Tales & Folklore / Adaptations
Hans Christian Andersen fairytales are magical; but how do you get kids excited about the stories when most translations were written over 100 years ago in a dated English? This is a retelling of one of Anderson’s most beloved stories: Thumbelina. This book is also available as a larger anthology with even more Andersen stories. KidLit-o is a new publishing house just for kids! From reimagined
The Ugly Duckling In Modern English (Translated)
Series: Plain and Simple English, Book 119. Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 3,780. Language: English. Published: June 26, 2013 by BookCaps. Categories: Fiction » Children’s books » Fairy Tales & Folklore / Adaptations
Hans Christian Andersen fairytales are magical; but how do you get kids excited about the stories when most translations were written over 100 years ago in a dated English? This is a retelling of one of Anderson’s most beloved stories: The Ugly Duckling. This book is also available as a larger anthology with even more Andersen stories. KidLit-o is a new publishing house just for kids! From reim
The Ice Maiden In Modern English (Translated)
Series: Plain and Simple English, Book 120. Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 17,720. Language: English. Published: June 26, 2013 by BookCaps. Categories: Fiction » Children’s books » Fairy Tales & Folklore / Adaptations
Hans Christian Andersen fairytales are magical; but how do you get kids excited about the stories when most translations were written over 100 years ago in a dated English? This is a retelling of one of Anderson’s most beloved stories: The Ice Maiden. This book is also available as a larger anthology with even more Andersen stories. KidLit-o is a new publishing house just for kids! From reimagi