Books tagged: tall tale

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The Dawning of Dexter
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 2,400. Language: English. Published: December 8, 2016 by FrostProof808. Categories: Fiction » Children’s books » Fairy tales & fables, Fiction » Fantasy » Short stories
Dexter Murfee Nettleson is an odd chap, always happy, always sunny and bright. He's the sort to shop for smiles, grins, giggles and belly laughs, all so he can give them away.
Through Button Eyes: A Collection of Short Fiction
Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 69,670. Language: English. Published: December 5, 2016 by Placer Gold Writers Ink. Categories: Fiction » Anthologies » Short stories - multi-author, Fiction » Themes & motifs » Family sagas
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"Through Button Eyes" is a multi-genre collection of short stories that will thrill, intrigue & entertain readers. It was one of the five medal finalists in the Anthology Division of the 2017 Next Generation Indie Book Awards (NGIBA). The stories range from tender coming of age to sci-fi adventure; romantic moments to brutal murder; magical fantasy to family tragedy... and one humorous zombie.
Bottling Tennessee: A Davy Crockett Tall Tale
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 4,430. Language: English. Published: August 17, 2016. Categories: Fiction » Children’s books » Fairy Tales & Folklore / Adaptations, Plays » American / African American
After the Indian Bill passes forcing Native Americans onto Indian Reservations, Davy Crockett leaves Congress determined to help them. Along the way, he tames a black bear he names Death Hug. He bottles Tennessee air, soil, and water, and together they take the long journey to visit his Native American friends and help them.
Tall Stories From the Liar's Bench
Series: Fiction Short Story Collection Series. Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 21,890. Language: English. Published: November 27, 2015 by Mossy Feet Books. Categories: Fiction » Humor & comedy » General, Fiction » Anthologies » Short stories - single author
These funny tall tales are anything but true. This classic collection of homespun humor as told by the two men on the Liar’s Bench in Seldon’s Barbershop amuses and sometimes astounds the other occupant of the barbershop, Jason Wells.
My Green Potato Monster
Price: $3.29 USD. Words: 2,550. Language: English. Published: October 27, 2014. Categories: Fiction » Children’s books » Legends, Myths, Fables / General, Fiction » Fantasy » General
This is a book for the young reader. Written for entertainment, fun and easy reading practice. It is a fun fiction that helps foster the imagination and builds creative insight. It is a good book to entertain and make the younger reader think.
Legend of the Giant Mouse
Price: Free! Words: 3,630. Language: English. Published: January 14, 2014. Categories: Fiction » Fantasy » General, Fiction » Humor & comedy » General
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In the tradition of the tall tales of the past comes a new amazing story by T.K. Wade. When a mouse decides to ask a fairy bear to make him into a giant mouse, things do not go as planned. Legend of the Giant Mouse is filled with fun and silly antics that shall bring laughter to both young and old.
Legend of the Salmarine
Price: Free! Words: 2,080. Language: English. Published: May 28, 2013. Categories: Fiction » Cultural & ethnic themes » Cultural interest, general, Fiction » Children’s books » Short Stories
Riveting tale of animal love and its consequences. (Safe for children.)
The Headless Horseman of Frio County
Series: Garner Tales, Book 4. Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 1,270. Language: English. Published: April 28, 2013. Categories: Fiction » Historical » Western & American frontier
Another in the Garner Tales Campfire Series, this tale is part ghost story, part historical fiction inspired by the facts and myths surrounding Bigfoot Wallace, a Texas ranger.
Fish Soup
Series: Garner Tales, Book 2. Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 1,080. Language: English. Published: April 23, 2013. Categories: Fiction » Humor & comedy » General
Another installment in the Garner Tales series of campfire stories inspired by Garner State Park in Texas, this short story about a hungry cowboy is part historical fiction, but mostly tall tale.
The Untold Legend of Pecos Bill
Price: $1.99 USD. Words: 25,930. Language: English. Published: February 12, 2013. Categories: Fiction » Western, Fiction » Young adult or teen » Western
The classic, old west tall tale comes back to life in this retelling by T.K. Wade. When three-year-old Pecos Bill fell clean out of his parent’s wagon, no one would have expected he would end up becoming the greatest cowboy who ever lived. All his adventures and more are chronicled in The Untold Legend of Pecos Bill.