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Golden
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 63,360. Language: English. Published: March 27, 2017. Categories: Fiction » Young adult or teen » Sci-Fi & fantasy, Fiction » Young adult or teen » Fairy Tales
Goldilocks wasn't naive. She was sent on a mission and Dov Baer is her new target.
Twisted: The Girl Who Uncovered Rumpelstiltskin's Name
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 75,100. Language: English. Published: March 8, 2017. Categories: Fiction » Young adult or teen » Fairy Tales
In the classic tale a little man spins straw into gold and tricks a girl into trading away her baby. Aoife must now find his name, the clues to which are hidden deep in the woods, a moldy dungeon, and a dead woman’s chamber. Twisted is the story of a tenacious, young woman who solves a mystery so elusive that not even the enchanted man who spins straw into gold can figure it out.
The Cinderella Connection
Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 38,230. Language: English. Published: February 10, 2017 by Hearth Publications. Categories: Fiction » Children’s books » Fairy Tales & Folklore / Adaptations
4 people. 4 Stories. 1 Collection. The classic story of Cinderella is retold and combined with the tales of her parents. Read all four stories in this collection: The Dance, Duck’s Tale, Cursed Corsets, and Little Red
If There Were Two of Me
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 850. Language: English. Published: January 18, 2017. Categories: Fiction » Children’s books » Entertainment, Fiction » Adventure » Travel
This story begins with a little boy wondering what would happen if there were two of me. He imagines how one of him stays home while the other travels on exciting adventures. The imaginative illustrations spark children's curiosity about what they might do if there were two of them. The story engenders discussions as well as writing and illustrating. It is a go to for rhyme and story telling.
The Dance
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 7,970. Language: English. Published: December 19, 2016 by Hearth Publications. Categories: Fiction » Fairy tales, Fiction » Children’s books » Fairy tales & fables
Anna can't dance away from this problem. Will she save the kingdom or save her heart.
Vanya Says, "Go!" -- A Retelling of Mikhail Kuzmin's "Wings"
Price: $8.95 USD. Words: 62,910. Language: English. Published: October 20, 2016. Categories: Fiction » Gay & lesbian fiction » Gay, Fiction » Historical » Victorian
In 1906, Mikhail Kuzmin published Wings, the first book in Russian to discuss same-sex  relationships in a positive light. With Vanya Says, ‘Go!,’ Wayne Goodman retells the story from the perspective of the young man at the heart of the tale. The original work contained only three sections, but a fourth has been added to round out the story and provide some closure.
Beautiful Curse
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 67,890. Language: English. Published: October 13, 2016. Categories: Fiction » Young adult or teen » Fantasy, Fiction » Young adult or teen » Romance
Psyche Jones just wants to be normal, but between her mom walking out, her own suddenly too-good-to-be-true appearance, and the way everyone at school treats her, normal is next to impossible. But when her beauty catches the eye of the magical and mysterious Ross, Psyche takes a chance...but is falling in love with Ross too much for a mere mortal like her?
The Carl of the Drab Coat: A collection of reimagined tales
Price: $1.99 USD. Words: 2,710. Language: American English. Published: August 28, 2016. Categories: Fiction » Fairy tales
A collection of short, reimagined stories, this book is a retelling of the classic Celtic legend of The Carl of the Drab Coat. They are fantastical and have elements from mythology, modern drama, and science fiction woven in to bring them to a new audience.
When the Prince Didn't Come in Time
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 1,460. Language: English. Published: August 26, 2016. Categories: Fiction » Fairy tales, Fiction » Fairy tales
A comic retelling of Sleeping Beauty when the prince didn't arrive before someone else did.
Totally Starcross'd
Price: Free! Words: 24,450. Language: English. Published: July 18, 2016. Categories: Fiction » Romance » Contemporary, Fiction » Mashups
For Romilly and Julian it’s never been truer that you can choose your friends but not your family. Will this story end in woe—or can there be a happily ever after for this modern-day Juliet and Romeo? From Amazon bestselling author S.D. Wasley comes Totally Starcross'd, a retelling of Shakespeare's timeless tragedy Romeo and Juliet.