Books tagged: epic poetry

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Leviathan
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Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 11,000. Language: English. Published: October 6, 2010. Category: Fiction » Literature » Fairy tales
The day Leviathan, Serpent of the Heavens, sent Death to collect Beauty's soul, the vengeful Hero is swayed to confront God himself and demand payment for the wrong done. A parable of modern man's response to the guilt and pain of death, Leviathan is an old story but retold.
Eliza's Fancy (A Faery Romance Part One)
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Series: Eliza's Fancy (A Faery Romance), Book 1. Price: Free! Words: 7,590. Language: English. Published: February 24, 2011. Category: Fiction » Fantasy » Epic
When Eliza wanders into an enchanted forest, she sees amidst the trees a Black Knight who steals her heart before riding off into the unknown distance. Pulled by this sudden love, she sets out to find him once again. Along the way, she meets fantastic friends and faces formidable foes in an adventure that delves into both the life-giving power and the dark-sided danger of love.
La Cicala di Italia: War of the Space Dragons (The Society On Da Run #1)
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Series: The Society On Da Run Mini Stories, Book 1. Price: $1.99 USD. Words: 73,870. Language: English. Published: October 5, 2011. Category: Fiction » Poetry » Contemporary Poetry
This book was updated on 6/10/13 Note: this is a short story/chapbook series. This little e-chapbook is the first issue in a series of many. The Society On Da Run (portmanteau of working titles The Society and On Da Run) is about the first stages of the Dragon War. The dragons have become tired of how humans treat them and have called their Empire from space to go to war with humanity. Ad Astra
Fathomless and Other Poems
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Price: Free! Words: 2,870. Language: English. Published: December 13, 2011 by patternGraphic DigiBooks. Category: Fiction » Fantasy » Epic
This is all about the common belief that true love is heavenly, hence it is not possible to achieve it while fulfilling all passions, lust and all those that drive man and his instincts. In this poem in 12 sections different personas carry on the same story. Eliotian vision revisited in the context of love and betrayal in this 21st century epic poem with 12 sections.
Gilgamesh
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Price: $3.95 USD. Words: 19,380. Language: English. Published: December 29, 2011. Category: Fiction » Poetry » Middle Eastern poetry
Gilgamesh is a new version of the ancient Babylonian Epic. Gilgamesh is the brash young King of Uruk (a city in the modern Iraq). When a rival, in the form of the wild-man Enkidu, arrives, it sets off a sequence of battles and journeys that lead Gilgamesh to the end of the world, and the limits of his sanity.
Eliza's Fancy (A Faery Romance Parts Four and Five)
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Series: Eliza's Fancy (A Faery Romance), Book 3. Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 11,220. Language: English. Published: January 24, 2012. Category: Fiction » Literature » Fairy tales
When Eliza wanders into an enchanted forest, she sees amidst the trees a Black Knight who steals her heart before riding off into the unknown distance. Pulled by this sudden love, she sets out to find him once again. Along the way, she meets fantastic friends and faces formidable foes in an adventure that delves into both the life-giving power and the dark-sided danger of love.
Friends Fall Out: An Epic Verse Novel (Saga No. 1)
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Series: The Saga of Terminal City, Book 1. Price: $7.99 USD. Words: 12,950. Language: English. Published: June 16, 2012. Category: Fiction » Poetry » Epic
What if fallen angels got a second chance? In The Saga of Terminal City they do, freed from prison to walk the earth, doing good -- if they can. Friends Fall Out (No. 1) finds ex-angel Robert Hunger on the trail of a ruthless rock band with plans to enslave the city. Who is their mysterious funder, and why do they desire a shy, but special, young woman? Read the answers in epic verse.
Virgil's "Aeneid": A Retelling in Prose
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Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 85,440. Language: English. Published: January 22, 2013. Category: Fiction » Classics
This book is a retelling of Virgil's "Aeneid" in novel form. The "Aeneid" is well worth reading. In addition to being the epic of ancient Rome, the "Aeneid" contains the fullest surviving ancient account of the fall of Troy. It also contains the story of the tragic love affair between Aeneas and Dido, the queen of Carthage—a story that Virgil apparently invented.
Martian Nights: An Epic Verse Novel (Saga No. 3)
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Series: The Saga of Terminal City, Book 3. Price: $7.99 USD. Words: 14,680. Language: English. Published: February 15, 2013. Category: Fiction » Poetry » Epic
What if fallen angels got a second chance? In The Saga of Terminal City they do, freed from prison to walk the earth, doing good -- if they can. Many are the secrets hidden in the Martian dirt. What happens when they are unleashed on an unsuspecting Earth? Find out, along with the Poor Shepherds, in Martian Nights (No. 3).
Epic of Future
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Price: $12.00 USD. Words: 2,970. Language: English. Published: April 20, 2013. Category: Fiction » Poetry » Epic
Futuristic and fantasy epic poetry in five chapters: 1. Ater & Anaheat, 2. Arman & Amanda, 3. Bahram & Aryana, 4. The Jokan War, 5. Battle of Time. This work was composed in 1987 in Los Angeles by Baktash Khamsehpour based on ancient Persian epic poetry style. "Epic of Future" could be considered as a unique style of epic poetry in the English language literature. It consists of about 400 lines.