The Balderdash Saga – Special Edition

For all the flowers left on the graves.

Reviewer Tyler Quevedo says of The Balderdash Saga series: "If you're looking for a short read with great life lessons and core values for a budding adult, I'd recommend this book!"

Not all fairytales are about beautiful princesses and dashing princes. Some are about the corpses living below our very feet....

Includes all 3 short stories released under The Balderdash Saga Shorts series:

  • Roland the Pirate Knight
  • Hurlock the Warrior King
  • Scarlet the Kindhearted Princess
  • INCLUDED: An EXCLUSIVE short story available only here: Screech the Feathered Guardian.

INCLUDED: 12 exclusive color illustrations available only here.

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About the Book

THE 4 BOOK COVERS (by Luke Spooner):

Hurlock the Warrior King

This SPECIAL EDITION features all 3 of the short stories released in the LOWER GRADE FAIRYTALE series THE BALDERDASH SAGA SHORTS. It also features an exclusive 4th short story, available only in this special edition. Finally, it includes 12 exclusive illustrations. [Ideal for kids as young as 6 and as old as 11, depending on reading level and parental involvement.]

Roland the Pirate Knight

Roland joins a misfit crew of pirates led by Captain Oakheel, who is trying to become the leader of the Bloodband Pirates. As Roland stands on the edge of a plank during this pirate action-adventure, he wonders if it will be water or deck that ends up below his feet.

Hurlock the Warrior King

Hurlock leads an army against the evil mage Kahster, who is hiding behind a strange fog that suffocates the small town of Ashcroft. As Hurlock fights his way toward the sorcerer, he is faced with a difficult choice: be a leader, or become lost in the fog forever.

Scarlet the Kindhearted Princess

Scarlet wants desperately to save her deathly sick father. To do so she must team up with a mysterious man, who promises to help save her father in return for a specific favor. What will the favor really cost her? Will Scarlet find herself a pawn in this man’s game, or will she really get the chance to save her father from his impending doom?

Screech the Feathered Guardian

An exclusive addition featuring one of the beloved characters from the world of Balderdash….

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The complete unabridged audiobook is now available (just click on an icon below). You can sample it at many of the major retail sites.



Perfect Bound / Softcover:

ISBN: 1622533445
ISBN-13: 978-1-62253-344-2
5 x 8 x 0.2340 (0.265 Lbs)
112 Pages (72/Carton)
List Price: $9.95
Includes Black & White Illustrations

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J.W. Zulauf — Author
Luke Spooner — Cover Artist & Illustrator
Deb Hartwell — Editor
Lane Diamond — Senior Editor
Peter Reynolds — Audiobook Narrator/Producer

Series: The Balderdash Saga, Balderdash Saga Short Story, Book 2.4
Genres: 2.99 eBooks, Box Sets / Omnibus Editions, Lower Grade Chapter Book, Lower Grade Short Story, Short Story
Tags: Audiobook, eBook, Paperback
Publisher: Evolved Publishing
Publication Year: 2016
Format: eBook, Paperback, Audiobook
Length: 19,593 Words, 20 Illustrations (eBook in Color, Paperback in B&W)
Narrator: Peter Reynolds
Illustrator: Luke Spooner
ASIN: B01EQ559E6
ISBN: 1622533402
List Price: $9.95 Paperback (May Be Discounted by Retailers)
eBook Price: $2.99
Audiobook Price: $6.95 (May Be Discounted by Retailers)
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