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From an Exiled King to His Forgotten Princess
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Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 3,000. Language: English. Published: May 29, 2010. Category: Fiction » Poetry » American poetry
An absolutely amazing three hundred line poem from a father to daughter. He passes along wisdom, knowledge and love to his daughter... as well as regret. Heartfelt and inspiring!
Hero Dust
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Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 5,950. Language: English. Published: December 29, 2010 by WMG Publishing. Category: Fiction » Fantasy » Urban
Bram understands the importance of stories. After all, he’s the one who convinced Stoker to write Dracula to frighten the world. Bram has seen vampires in action. He’s one of the original vampire hunters. And now he’s getting tired. He needs a replacement. Only the world of the 21st century doesn’t lend itself to heroes—not of the kind he needs anyway.
The Shepherds of Shadows
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Price: $9.99 USD. Words: 125,420. Language: English. Published: May 9, 2011. Category: Fiction » Literature » Literary
Thirty-one years after writing the historical novel "The Hour of the Bell" - set in the first year of Greece's war of independence from the Turkish Empire — Petrakis now carries the narrative forward in his newest work, "The Shepherds of Shadows." With this powerful sequel, Petrakis captures the fury and ferocity of revolution in the country that formed the bedrock of western culture.
The Hour of the Bell
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Price: $9.99 USD. Words: 109,990. Language: English. Published: May 23, 2011. Category: Fiction » Literature » Literary
Set in 1820 and 1821, "The Hour of the Bell" recreates the beginnings of the Greek War of Independence after 400 years of slavery under the Turkish Empire. From the raids of mountain guerrillas, to the great sea battles of small island fleets, to the savage siege and butchery at Tripolitza, all come vividly alive in this great historical adventure.
Giorgi's Greek Tragedy
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Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 100,660. Language: English. Published: July 5, 2011. Category: Fiction » Historical » General
A tale of revenge ensues as Giorgi's parents are murdered by agents of the Ottoman Sultan's elite Janissary Corps. Seeking revenge, he and brother Yianni scour the rugged mountains aspiring to join forces with the outlawed Greek freedom fighters. Tale is set in the Taygetos Mts. in the Peloponnese peninsula of Southern Greece during the Greek War of Independence 1821-1829 from Turkey.
Sisyphean Modernity
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Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 4,910. Language: English. Published: May 14, 2012. Category: Fiction » Poetry » U.K. Poetry
This book of poetry is my third collection, composed in a time period of about four months. My stylistic voice is sporadic and varying, because I follow my subconscious. My poetry interweaves the concepts of Romanticism, Modernism, and post modernism free verse and rhyme. Similar poetic styles to my writing are Lord Byron, Keats, Plath, Hughes, Shelley, and Robert Frost.
Framed: A Historical Novel about the Revolt of the Luddites
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Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 56,360. Language: British English. Published: March 5, 2013 by Open Books. Category: Fiction » Historical » United Kingdom
With all the excitement of Sharpe (Bernard Cornwell), as well as the social commentary of Elizabeth Gaskell and Victor Hugo, Framed dramatises the issues of a turbulent time and champions the resistance of poverty-stricken workers. If you liked Les Miserables, then you’ll love Framed!
Interviews With Legendary Writers From Beyond
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Price: $9.99 USD. Words: 65,280. Language: English. Published: March 21, 2013. Category: Fiction » Fantasy » General
Ever wondered what you would ask your favourite author if you met him? Find out what I asked...
Ada Byron: The Divisions
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Price: $4.29 USD. Words: 112,770. Language: English. Published: April 4, 2013. Category: Fiction » Historical » Victorian
The only legitimate child of notorious Lord Byron, Ada Byron inherited her father’s passion and her sadomasochistic mother’s analytical mind. Ada collaborates with the surly Charles Babbage on the Difference Engine and seeks marital escape through laudanum, alcohol, gambling, adultery, and blackmail. Through her we experience the tempestuous Victorian age, from the royal court to the London slums.
Edleston: Lord Byron's Boy Poems
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Price: $6.99 USD. Words: 17,700. Language: English. Published: June 22, 2013 by Watersgreen House. Category: Nonfiction » Gay and Lesbian » History
A collection of romantic poems Byron wrote for John Edleston, Lord Clare, Earl Delawarr, Lucas Chalandrutsanos, and other boys. The collection spans Byron's life. Some poems for Edleston, Clare, and Delawarr were among the earliest verse he wrote; the poems to Chalandrutsanos were his very last. Selected and introduced by Keith Hale.