Books tagged: myth and folklore

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American Turtles
Price: Free! Words: 17,460. Language: English. Published: May 1, 2016 by Tara Prescott. Categories: Fiction » Anthologies » Short stories - multi-author, Fiction » Fantasy » General
(4.00 from 1 review)
American Turtles presents thirteen original short stories, from the comic to the cosmic, written by students studying the works of Neil Gaiman at UCLA. Stories by Melanie Gharehptian, Cynthia Huang, Kimberly Juarez, Alexander Kim, Erik Knall, Rachel Maples, Brandon Pham, Ranger Saldivar, Melissa Smith, Dalia Sherif, Shabnam Tabesh, Andrew Takeda, and Shuming Wang
The Terracotta Bride
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 12,880. Language: English. Published: March 10, 2016. Categories: Fiction » Fantasy » Dark, Fiction » Gay & lesbian fiction » Lesbian
(4.50 from 2 reviews)
A tale of first love, bad theology and robot reincarnation in the Chinese afterlife. When Siew Tsin's husband brings home his new bride Yonghua, an artificial woman made from terracotta, Siew Tsin falls in love -- and is drawn into a conspiracy where the stakes are eternal life, or a very final death.
Fire Island
Series: Kazza's Chatterre Trilogy. Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 82,140. Language: English. Published: December 11, 2015. Categories: Fiction » Science fiction » Adventure, Fiction » Fantasy » General
(5.00 from 2 reviews)
Tem-aki Atano fell through a rift, when the star bridge was destroyed, and now must find a way to survive on an island, which worships Fire Dragons. Draco Cameron O-Ryan, must figure out a way to keep the dragons, which are hatching near an extinct volcano at his island's core, dormant, so that they do not destroy things, yet keep the faith alive. But the beasts are hatching...
Still Waters
Price: Free! Words: 26,800. Language: English. Published: August 15, 2015. Categories: Fiction » Gay & lesbian fiction » Gay, Fiction » Fantasy » Paranormal
A reformed nix. A deadly hunter. And an uneasy truce that may destroy them both.
The Crow, the Jackal and the Red Crab
Price: Free! Words: 16,190. Language: English. Published: April 7, 2015. Categories: Fiction » Humor & comedy » General, Fiction » Fairy tales
A myth describing the origin of the land crab found in the southern slopes of the Khasi and Jaintia Hills in Meghalaya, India. Retold in a humorous vein for increased pleasure of the readers.
First Blood: Rise of the True Immortal
Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 37,690. Language: English. Published: February 1, 2015. Categories: Fiction » Romance » Paranormal, Fiction » Fantasy » Paranormal
My name is Jericho Evans. I’m twenty one years old. I have no friends, no girlfriend, and no family. And I’m dying.
Spirits Abroad
Price: $4.49 USD. Words: 85,170. Language: English. Published: October 5, 2014. Categories: Fiction » Fantasy » Short stories, Fiction » Literary collections » Asian / General
Here there be dragons ... and aunties. Campbell-nominated author Zen Cho's collection SPIRITS ABROAD "refreshingly reimagine[s] the idea of home and tradition and family without offering tidy or pat resolutions" (The Star). The ebook features 15 speculative short stories, author commentary and an ebook-only cover by artist Likhain.
Legendary Nagano: Folk Tales and Legends from the Roof of Japan
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 22,590. Language: English. Published: August 27, 2014. Categories: Fiction » Anthologies » Short stories - multi-author
Nagano is a land where super dogs fight demons, badgers take human form, water sprites and monsters try to drag unwitting victims to watery graves, and the gods demonstrate both their divinity and humanity. The antics of the eccentric Dr Motosada, the unique powers of the good woman from Takai district, and the shrewd antics of Red Ant Matabei will amuse and entertain readers around the world.
Belly of the Universe
Price: Free! Words: 5,430. Language: English. Published: August 3, 2014. Categories: Fiction » Science fiction » Short stories, Fiction » Fantasy » Contemporary
In this short story, the Greek gods live among us in obscurity. One god has a plan to change that.