Carol Ferro

Biography

I am a professional children's storyteller, based in Trafford, Greater Manchester, UK. I also sell illustrated framed stories and fully personalised stories.
I have published a book called "The Strangeling's Tale", a collection of linked short stories in the style of Grimm fairy tales.
My latest book, published through "Success Stories Publishing Ltd. is called "Drabble Folk and Fairytales". It is a delight for all ages, 100 stories, each 100 words, telling tales from around the world, tales from throughout history, and tales from my imagination. Also available in paperback as an ideal stocking filler or small gift.

Where to find Carol Ferro online


Where to buy in print


Books

Memoirs of a Madcap Cyclist
Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 10,920. Language: English. Published: June 27, 2014 by Success Stories Publishing Ltd.. Categories: Nonfiction » Sports & outdoor recreation » Bicycling, Fiction » Humor & comedy » General
It takes more than just riding a bike to make a cyclist. This collection of a hundred stories, each exactly a hundred words long, takes a humorous look at all aspects of life behind handlebars.all sorts of bike rides are covered by this eclectic collection of witty tales. If you've ever been a cyclist, or know someone who is, then you'll love this little book.
Drabble Folk and Fairy Tales
Series: Drabble Diaries. Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 11,170. Language: English. Published: November 18, 2013 by Success Stories Publishing Ltd.. Categories: Fiction » Children’s books » Fairy Tales & Folklore / Anthologies
If you wonder why the world is the way it is, then this book is for you. Familiar fairy tales, worldwide folklore, and traditional religious stories nestle among the brand new imaginings of Carol Ferro, the famous "Short Story Lady”. Find out how birds got their colours and whose face is in the moon. The wisdom of ages, distilled into 100 stories of 100 words, ideal for storytime or a quick read.
The Strangeling's Tale
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 26,490. Language: British English. Published: July 1, 2013. Categories: Fiction » Fantasy » Short stories, Fiction » Fantasy » Historical
A tale of magic and adventure, drawing seven very different people together in a quest to destroy a sphere of malevolent power. At the heart of the tale grows the Story Tree, with a mysterious prophecy written around its papery trunk. Seven adventurers find their paths converging on the tree and its mysterious inscription, each with their own reasons to uncover its message and complete the quest.

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