Books tagged: mythology

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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.
The Druid's Isle
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Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 117,310. Language: English. Published: May 12, 2010. Category: Fiction » Fantasy » Historical
An epic Celtic fantasy weaving together Nordic mythology, adventure, mystical wisdom, and unforgettable characters caught up in colossal events of history. The historical figures in this saga include Saint Patrick, Attila the Hun, and the druids of Ireland.
The Muses Are NOT Amused
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Series: Jeff Thomason's Short Stories, Book 1. Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 6,170. Language: English. Published: May 14, 2010. Category: Fiction » Fantasy » General
In college, Allen’s hand was guided by the Muses -- Greek goddesses of the arts -- but he chose to ignore their gifts. Now he is a professor himself pushing his art students to paint in his style instead of following the whisperings of the muses. They decide to give him one more chance to change his course or else learn the hard way that you don't want an unamused muse with her eyes set on you.
The Fyrdhwæt Saga
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Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 3,930. Language: English. Published: May 18, 2010. Category: Fiction » Poetry » U.K. Poetry
An epic tale of adventure told in verse, with lines in traditional Anglo-Saxon. Discussed and approved by scholars. Includes full introduction and translation notes. Fyrdhwæt is unloved and rejected by his people. Valiantly he slays three terrible monsters, but his bravery goes un-acclaimed. The poem is romantic, sad, exciting and very much open to interpretation.
Buddha Impetus to Primitive Psyche
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Price: Free! Words: 27,720. Language: English. Published: May 31, 2010. Category: Nonfiction » Religion and Spirituality » Buddhism
This book is an unconventional approach to Buddhist doctrine. It is brilliantly written with logical evaluation of Buddhist concepts with emphasis on suffering and "anatta" (non-self), the two pillars of Buddhist teaching. The author's ability to read the Buddhist scripture and extract what Buddha really meant is the greatest contribution. This Book is a 'must' for anyone with an open mind.
The Atlantis Seals
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Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 134,700. Language: English. Published: June 18, 2010. Category: Fiction » Fantasy » Contemporary
Piper MacGillivray's yacht takes an unexpected detour into the Bermuda Triangle, and she finds herself shipwrecked in a world that isn't supposed to exist. Stranded, she must find four missing seals that will keep the island from dying. If she succeeds, she will save the last descendants of Atlantis from destruction. Welcome to Endria - Where History, Mythology, and Legend collide ...
Hera: Book One of the Goddess Chronicles
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Price: $9.95 USD. Words: 83,580. Language: English. Published: June 21, 2010. Category: Fiction » Fantasy » General
In this series, Longo reinvents the Greek creation story, weaving a mystic tale that reveals the secret of how the Greek Gods and Goddesses came into being. It's a tale that embodies the rich tapestry of mysticism, and immortal love. In book one, Hera captivates readers with her life story when she discovers an immortal secret and a destiny she was born to fulfill.
Twenty-Five Years Ago Today
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Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 69,000. Language: English. Published: June 26, 2010. Category: Fiction » Mystery & detective » General
For 25 years, Diana Ferguson’s killer has gotten away with murder. When editorial assistant Kris Langley investigates the cold case of the artistic young cocktail waitress who was obsessed with Greek mythology, she must fight to stay off the obituary page herself. Finding out the truth about that long ago night may shatter Kris’s present, costing her love, her career, and ultimately her life.
Hearth and Harvest
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You set the price! Words: 11,310. Language: English. Published: July 5, 2010. Category: Fiction » Anthologies » Short stories - single author
In "Hearth and Harvest," Julie Cox explores the roles of parents and children through stories steeped in magic, wonder, grief and inevitability. A farmer hatches an unlikely egg; a barren girl searches for a god; death and birth abound, and creators clash with their creations. These six stories find the fantastic in the mundane, and the grounded, dirty world in the unreal.
Soul Taker
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Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 3,470. Language: English. Published: July 13, 2010 by Elusive Blue Fiction. Category: Fiction » Fantasy » Contemporary
A goddess, trapped in the body of a harpy, struggles to save a mortal from Hera's minions and a terrible storm. Will her love for him be enough to save them both? A short story by Lisa Silverthorne. Originally published in Hags, Sirens, and Other Bad Girls of Fantasy (DAW Books, July 2006).