Books tagged: greek islands

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Minos
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You set the price! Words: 290,620. Language: English. Published: May 3, 2010. Category: Fiction » Historical » General
Follow Minos and his descendants, the kings of the island of Crete, as they lead the Minoan civilization out of Neolithic times to an age of discovery, enlightenment, scientific knowledge, industrialization, and enterprise. Their saga takes them around the Mediterranean and influences surrounding civilizations. You will wonder, and will learn, why we didn't have the 20th Century 3000 years ago.
Xenos: A Novel
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Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 64,960. Language: English. Published: August 10, 2010 by Open Books. Category: Fiction » Literature » Literary
Sometimes the only way to find yourself is to leave behind everything you've ever known... and become a stranger.
Project Daedalus
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Price: Free! Words: 124,260. Language: English. Published: August 19, 2010. Category: Fiction » Thriller & suspense » General
(Bantam Books 1991) Publisher’s Weekly “Hoover’s characters double-deal their way through settings ranging from the Acropolis to the inside of a superplane that skims the edge of space –- the ultimate in death-dealing. A secret agreement between the Russian military and the Yakuza, Japanese crime lords, threatens to shift the balance of world power.”
The Wrong Body - New revised and updated version 2013
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Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 99,850. Language: English. Published: June 29, 2011. Category: Fiction » Mystery & detective » Traditional British
A fast paced race against time to right a wrong, solve a series of murders, and unravel a fascinating international political plot.
Aegean Dream
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Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 136,230. Language: English. Published: July 21, 2011 by Panverse Publishing LLC. Category: Nonfiction » Travel » By region
A true story set on the real 'Mamma Mia' island of Skopelos. Comic and tragic by turns, Aegean Dream is a story of love, resilience, and the power of friendship. - What’s it really like to live on a tiny Greek island? - Why is the Greek economy so messed up? - What IS ‘The Secret’? ...and how do mysterious skulls, Russian prostitutes, President Bush the elder, and Pierce Brosnan come into it?
Crazy, that...
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Price: $5.99 USD. Words: 88,670. Language: English. Published: July 31, 2011. Category: Fiction » Romance » Suspense
Corfu: a voluptuous island setting is the backdrop for a sensuous mix of ruthless fact and vacation fantasy, narrated by four distinct international voices brought together by crime, faith, and passion. Adrienne arrives from Rome with little more than the clothes on her back, and everything on her trip is questionable from the violent medieval artwork to the Orthodox icons next to her lover's bed.
The Greek Islands - A Notebook
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Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 56,580. Language: English. Published: September 26, 2011. Category: Nonfiction » Travel » By region
In 1982, the English journalist Richard Clark upped sticks and left the country of his birth to go and work as a teacher in Crete. So began a love affair with the Greek Islands, to which he now returns on a regular basis. The Greek Islands - A Notebook is a series of snapshots of Journeys and Places, Culture and History, and People and Island Life on Crete, Corfu, Rhodes and other islands.
Manoulis Steals a Kiss
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Price: $1.99 USD. Words: 4,520. Language: English. Published: November 5, 2011. Category: Fiction » Humor & comedy » General
Manoulis had been born a child of Epiphany. To the village's old women, his birth season---the season of long nights, when the old and New Year meet---placed a part of Manoulis in the company of satyrs and ghosts and other creatures of the in-between. Yet Manoulis is a kissing fool, and his obsession may reprieve his sister from the convent!
The Quest for Helen
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Price: $3.45 USD. Words: 93,190. Language: English. Published: December 21, 2011. Category: Fiction » Literature » Literary
A comedy, a history, a traveller's tale of love and adventure...join young Lord Exford on his journey to the Greece of heroines and philosophers, pashas and janissaries. 1788. The rakish Exford, a prudish tutor and a truculent artist are shipwrecked on a Greek island, where they meet Amelia, an English feminist and explorer. Swept up in passion and delusion they confront the Turkish pashas.
Meltemi (Greek Winds of Fury)
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Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 170,020. Language: English. Published: February 3, 2012 and represented by Renaissance Literary & Talent. Category: Fiction » Thriller & suspense » General
Nothing ever happened to young, antiquities expert Miranda Kalli - until she received an unexpected invitation to a Greek archeological site. But her hunt for antiquities leads her to more than she bargained for - danger, corruption, and a conspiracy that could result in her violent death.