Books tagged: greek myth

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To Ride the Serpent Once More
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Price: $1.99 USD. Words: 4,470. Language: English. Published: October 24, 2010 by Fiero Publishing. Category: Fiction » Literature » Alternative history
Medea is often remembered as one of the great witches of Greek mythology. She betrayed her father to help Jason steal the golden fleece, she killed her enemies ruthlessly, she burned her own children to death. But that's such a man's telling of the tale . Here's the story of what really happened, and its final untold chapter.
Never His Sword
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Price: $1.99 USD. Words: 4,600. Language: English. Published: October 24, 2010 by Fiero Publishing. Category: Fiction » Fantasy » Historical
The story of the sword of Damocles, a sword hung by a thread over the neck of a boastful courtier, is all about the sword and how it represents the precarious nature of life and power. But the real story was never about the sword at all, but about the people who hung it there and the people who suffered and why. Because it was never Damocles's sword to begin with.
The Dark Wife
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Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 62,260. Language: English. Published: May 12, 2011. Category: Fiction » Young adult or teen » Gay & Lesbian
Three thousand years ago, a god told a lie. Now, only a goddess can tell the truth. The Dark Wife is the award-winning YA novel that retells the Persephone myth in a courageous new way.
Lord of the Crooked Paths (including Master of the Fearful Depths)
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Price: $7.99 USD. Words: 146,190. Language: English. Published: May 22, 2011. Category: Fiction » Fantasy » General
A fast, gripping, and sometimes funny tale of adventure, love, and intrigue among the elder gods and goddesses of Greek mythology. First published as two mass-market paperbacks, the complete novel appears here as originally intended by the author.
The Gift of All
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Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 2,900. Language: English. Published: August 18, 2011 by WolfSinger Publications. Category: Fiction » Fantasy » General
A retelling of the Pandora legend from the POV of Pandora. A woman who may have only been a pawn in the games played by the gods -- the true cause of what happened to mankind.
Literary Perspectives: Mythology in Context
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Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 9,950. Language: English. Published: November 10, 2011. Category: Nonfiction » Education and Study Guides » Study guides - English (insert language book was written in)
Myths are examples of the greatest stories ever told. Their impossible circumstances, famed heroes, and villainous gods have influenced literature, films, paintings, poetry, and sculptures. Adapted for teachers and students, and designed for introductory courses, this survey of Egyptian, Greek, and Native American myths provides carefully chosen selections from three cultural histories. From Osiri
Destined
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Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 86,960. Language: English. Published: November 14, 2011. Category: Fiction » Young adult or teen » Romance
A reimaginnig of the ancient myth of Eros & Psche, told with a fresh, modern-day approach, yet still set in ancient times. Fans of Greek mythology and heart-stopping YA romance will not want to miss this tender and epic tale of love, loss and redemption.
Servant of the Muses
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Series: Jake Conrad Mythological Mysteries, Book 1. Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 25,660. Language: English. Published: January 10, 2012 by Blue Oranda Publishing. Category: Fiction » Fantasy » General
Jake Conrad is a two-bit detective in the City by the Bay. For twenty dollars a day - plus expenses - he'll take your case. When Jake's assistant Clio vanishes, one mysterious redhead wants her found, but others want to make sure she's lost forever. If he can't figure it out, his hero's journey may be over before it begins in this noir mythical mystery.
Circe's Pool
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Price: Free! Words: 3,090. Language: English. Published: June 2, 2012. Category: Fiction » Fantasy » Short stories
The water nymphs love their crystal pavilion and the sparkling waters flowing through it. So much so they can't be bothered to fulfill their bargain with Circe, the island's sorceress. It's time the pleasure seeking,comfort loving creatures are taught a lesson. And who better than a sorceress to give it to them?
Apollo Rising
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Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 34,520. Language: English. Published: September 11, 2012 by Musa Publishing. Category: Fiction » Romance » Fantasy
To restore Daphne to her nymph form, Apollo must bargain with treacherous Hades, but Death may demand too high a price.