Books tagged: pied piper

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Grandma Stannard (and why you shouldn't annoy the neighbours)
Price: Free! Words: 3,840. Language: British English. Published: February 29, 2016. Categories: Fiction » Fantasy » Short stories
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“Trick or Treat?” said the boy, in an annoyingly sing-song voice. “It's April,” said Grandma coldly. “And?” offered the boy. And so begins the worst afternoon Grandma Stannard has endured for a long time. A short story based (very loosely) on an old fairy tale
Hamelin
Price: Free! Words: 7,140. Language: English. Published: July 28, 2015. Categories: Fiction » Historical » General
Tourists from all around have come to Hamelin to celebrate the 700th anniversary of the story that made her famous, The Pied Piper of Hamelin. Emiline encounters a man whom she believes is an actor hired by the mayor for the festival. All is not as it seems, however, as Emiline makes a discovery that fills her with fear. Who is this man and why has he come to Hamelin?
Cat and Mouse
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 64,540. Language: English. Published: February 1, 2015. Categories: Fiction » Fantasy » General, Fiction » Romance » Fantasy
A silent young boy, a man like a rat, and a plague of mice—Cat has her work cut out for her. Meanwhile, her friend Nicky has her own issues to cope with back in the regular world. What does the man with the twitchy nose want with Nicky's ward Ben? And does the mouse plague back in Ruph have anything to do with the new apprentice Cat's husband has taken on—the boy who won't speak?
Worlds Away
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 1,440. Language: Australian English. Published: February 2, 2014. Categories: Fiction » Fantasy » Paranormal, Fiction » Fantasy » Short stories
Boyd and Jasmine had run away from an abusive home to live on the streets. Then one night Jasmine disappeared, leaving Boyd alone and sick and haunted by eerie music. Now, one year later, he can hear that music again, the notes sifting through the fog, and he is drawn to follow, hoping against hope he will find Jasmine again…
Night Dancers
Price: Free! Words: 1,460. Language: English. Published: October 28, 2013. Categories: Fiction » Fantasy » Short stories, Fiction » Fantasy » Paranormal
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Why do the statues dance at night when no one is watching? Who is the piper who plays their music? Can Kaelyn escape the night dancers’ fate?
Harvey Drury and the Fantastical Magic Flute
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 90,280. Language: English. Published: August 25, 2013. Categories: Fiction » Children’s books » Fairy Tales & Folklore / Adaptations, Fiction » Young adult or teen » Fairy Tales
This is the continuing saga of The Pied Piper of Hamelin, in which our hero Harvey Drury seeks out the children of Hamelin, missing fifteen years. Along the way he meets new friends, including an ambitious reporter, a self-proclaimed genius, a sheep herder's daughter with a big secret and Krang, a half wolf, half dog hybrid. Can they solve the mystery before Hamelin is destroyed?
Matilda - The Story mat Trilogy : Book 1
Price: Free! Words: 71,340. Language: English. Published: April 2, 2013. Categories: Fiction » Adventure » Action
Matilda is a curious, clever and courageous teenager. When her unusual family moves to a new home, she meets Maximilian, is introduced to the Story Mat, and her adventures begin. After using the Story Mat to take part in five of her favorite fairy stories, she is allowed to enter two more stories that are full of deceptions and danger. Tension mounts as she tries to find the right answers.
We Happy Few (Short Story)
Price: Free! Words: 6,750. Language: English. Published: March 8, 2013. Categories: Fiction » Fantasy » Short stories, Fiction » Fantasy » Urban
The Pied Piper has a supernatural ability to catch rats. He’s a vampire. It’s a good living until an unpaid bill in Hamelin and his revenge--kidnapping the kids and turning them into vampires--backfires and he has to flee Europe with his kids. Jack follows in his father’s footsteps. Until the Piper’s girlfriend sparks a fight between father and son. Jack must decide what he'll sacrifice for love.
Shoe Shine Shimmy
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 470. Language: English. Published: July 17, 2012. Categories: Fiction » Children’s books » Fiction
Witness the world from the view of a shoe shine man in the busy city. Rhythmic verses echo the beat of the city as Shoe Shine Sammy wonders whether the passersby -- from Santa to the Pied Piper -- are real or imaginary.
Ratcatcher
Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 96,720. Language: English. Published: September 19, 2011. Categories: Fiction » Horror » General
This macabre thriller takes its cues from the Pied Piper folk tale, also known as "The Ratcatcher of Hamelin."