Books tagged: retellings

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Rose of the Oath
Price: Free! Words: 34,410. Language: English. Published: June 4, 2017. Categories: Fiction » Fairy tales, Fiction » Christian » Fantasy
When Elissa sets off in search of her brother, the last thing she expects is to be trapped in safety while a raging war threatens her family. Despite her inability to leave her strange host, she is determined to save those she loves from the rebels, no matter the cost.
Lobster Cake & Other Stories
Pre-release—available February 24, 2018. You set the price! Words: 2,020. Language: English. Categories: Fiction » Women's fiction » General
LOBSTER CAKE AND OTHER STORIES highlight aspects of human interaction, from the humorous to the painfully emotional.
The Last Girl Guide
You set the price! Words: 41,580. Language: British English. Published: February 9, 2017. Categories: Fiction » Young adult or teen » Fairy Tales, Fiction » Fairy tales
Dark Fairy Tale Series - Book 1 Human extinction is inevitable, there's no going back.The pox spread quickly, in weeks everyone was dead; everyone except Harper McKenzie. In this post-apocalyptic world ravaged by packs of predatory dogs, can this 15-year-old autistic loner, abused for years by her alcoholic mother, survive alone? You bet she can! Read Harper's story in her Diary. CAPTIVATING!
Kateri's Tales: Based on Haudenosaunee Folktales
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 21,590. Language: English. Published: January 27, 2017. Categories: Fiction » Anthologies » Short stories - single author, Fiction » Fantasy » Short stories
Have you ever wondered what a modern day folktale would look like? This collection of Indigenous contemporary and urban fantasies and rewritten folktales is the answer! As a descendent of the Haudenosaunee I thought some of my people’s traditional stories deserved a sequel, and I wished to explore my people’s folk beliefs. Kateri’s Tales does both.
The Little Homo Sapiens Scientist
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 11,740. Language: English. Published: December 12, 2016 by Book Smugglers Publishing. Categories: Fiction » Fairy tales, Fiction » Romance » Short stories
A dark retelling of The Little Mermaid from the author of HUNTING MONSTERS
Monster Mine
Series: Fear University. Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 79,550. Language: English. Published: July 23, 2016. Categories: Fiction » Fantasy » General, Fiction » Women's fiction » General
My name is Ollie Volkova, and I am not broken. But when a monster surfaces on the outskirts of Anchorage, my father offers to tell me about my mother in exchange for my help in hunting down the creature. But the more I learn about her, the more I discover about my monster’s soul, and when my father reveals the final, darkest truth, the decision I make will change the course of my life.
The Song of Orpheus: The Greatest Greek Myths You Never Heard
Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 33,380. Language: English. Published: July 18, 2016 and represented by Andrea Brown Literary Agency, Inc.. Categories: Fiction » Children’s books » Legends, Myths, Fables / Greek & Roman
THE SONG OF ORPHEUS: THE GREATEST GREEK MYTHS YOU NEVER HEARD is a funny, adventure-filled collection of wonderfully weird "new" Greek myths. This unforgettable collection spins tales of love and loss, hilariously vain superheroes, ancient robots, untrappable giant foxes, men reborn after being torn apart by dragons, and even the world's first monkeys.
Black Sails, Disco Inferno
Price: $6.99 USD. Words: 69,170. Language: English. Published: June 25, 2016 by Open Books. Categories: Fiction » Themes & motifs » Crime, Fiction » Fairy tales
Black Sails, Disco Inferno is a retelling of the classic medieval romance of Tristan and Isolde, turning things on their head by reversing the sex of the chief protagonists and placing them in a '70's pulp/noir world.
Of Frogs and Lovers
Price: Free! Words: 2,890. Language: Commonwealth English. Published: December 13, 2015. Categories: Fiction » Humor & comedy » General, Fiction » Young adult or teen » Fairy Tales
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Sid Sharp is a lonely guy whose life is changed forever one froggy morning in this quirky frog prince retelling for all ages.
The Sea King's Daughter
Price: $1.99 USD. Words: 40,130. Language: English. Published: June 1, 2015. Categories: Fiction » Young adult or teen » Fantasy, Fiction » Young adult or teen » Paranormal
What would you sacrifice for love? Nyx, the sea king's youngest daughter, yearns for the sunlit world above the waves. After the young mermaid rescues a human from drowning, she is determined to be with him at any cost. But the price of happiness may be higher than she ever imagined. Love and heartbreak intertwine in this breathtakingly romantic retelling of "The Little Mermaid".