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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.
The End Of All Worlds
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Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 115,180. Language: British English. Published: February 28, 2013. Category: Fiction » Young adult or teen » Fantasy
Eleanor, a literature graduate with a passion for the old legends, is lost and feared dead when she becomes separated from her group on an expedition in the Icelandic Highlands, but emerges out of the wilds nine days later with stories of the huldufolk.
Leggende polacche parte 1
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Price: $5.74 USD. Words: 15,540. Language: Italian. Published: March 1, 2013. Category: Fiction » Children’s books » Legends, Myths, Fables / Other
Questo libro incorpora 20 legende polacche. La scelta comprende racconti sulla fondazione del regno polacco, storie slave ma anche legende di alcune città polacche ovvero Varsavia, Poznan e Torun.
The Oracle of Delphi
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Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 75,900. Language: English. Published: March 10, 2013. Category: Fiction » Romance » Fantasy
Perseus, demi-god and son of Zeus needs to behead Medusa and bring it back to the king of Seriphus in order to save his mother's life. Princess Andromeda is to be sacrificed to a sea serpent in order to save her village, and Perseus is the only one who can save her. Two missions collide and choices will be made, and someone is sure to lose their life in The Oracle of Delphi.
Goldilocks: Blonde Assassin
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Price: Free! Words: 3,000. Language: English. Published: March 11, 2013. Category: Fiction » Fantasy » Short stories
It's a world of myth and legend. Ours is the story every child is told before bed time around the world. But this iconic tale has a new twist. You've never seen Goldilocks until you've seen her as the Blonde Assassin. Follow her on a mission that will prevent bedtime from ever being the same.
From the Dark Creep the Tokoloshes
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Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 62,730. Language: English. Published: April 2, 2013. Category: Fiction » Children’s books » Fiction
Ben Bentley and his sister Kate are on holiday in Africa with their parents. When they play some tricks on Samson, a highly respected African Game Ranger, he reacts angrily and puts an ancient curse on them. When the two children return to their home in England at the end of their holiday, they are not alone. Two evil little creatures from the dark world return with them, to teach them a lesson!
Creepy Crystal Tales, Volume 3
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Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 9,020. Language: English. Published: April 4, 2013. Category: Fiction » Fantasy » Short stories
The stories that are included in this book are about prehistorical plants that devour animals; murder by dismemberment; a cursed Indian burial site; a Rocky Mountain Bigfoot; and greed that leads to murder.
Hawthorn Inn (The Catalyst Series: Book #1)
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Series: The Catalyst. Price: Free! Words: 75,660. Language: English. Published: April 11, 2013. Category: Fiction » Young adult or teen » Horror
Jack Erikson doesn't have great expectations when his mother moves them to an old decrepit inn in a town just as musty, but he's unprepared for the oddities that start springing out of the rotten woodwork. New friends introduce him to legends and rumors that have swirled around the inn since time-immemorial, and he finds plenty of proof to believe them as strange noises and twisted shadows.
Stories That Crafted The Earth
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Price: $16.82 USD. Words: 104,110. Language: English. Published: April 11, 2013. Category: Fiction » Children’s books » Legends, Myths, Fables / Other
International storyteller Adrian Beckingham, The Man From Story Mountain, has worked with indigenous peoples for over two decades. Enjoy here a rare collection of tales from the firesides, carried across thousands of years of oral tradition, about how our world was made. It tells the beginnings of the first rivers, mountains, forests, valleys, oceans, stars, sun, moon, animals,and people.
10 Most Popular Myths About Guinea Pigs: Avoid These Common Cavy Care Mistakes
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Series: Building Blocks for a Great Disney Vacation. Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 6,430. Language: English. Published: April 12, 2013. Category: Nonfiction » Reference » Consumer guides
"10 Most Popular Myths About Guinea Pigs: Avoid These Common Cavy Care Mistakes," separates fact from fiction and helps you take better care of your pet guinea pig. You'll learn why it's better to avoid pet stores and breeders, how to properly house your guinea pig, how to meet its nutritional needs, how to avoid buying dangerous toys, and more.