Books tagged: myths and legends

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Bron's Quest
Price: $8.00 USD. Words: 28,250. Language: English. Published: April 8, 2010. Categories: Fiction » Children’s books » Fairy tales & fables
This book traces the adventures of Bron the Goat. Set in Montserrat and the British Virgin Islands, his adventures unfolds against the backdrop of love, friendship and loss in the goat community. Bron searches for his long-lost children. With the help and guidance of the Supreme Goat, Aldus, Bron acquires magical power for his fight with the Evil One.
The Fyrdhwæt Saga
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 3,930. Language: English. Published: May 18, 2010. Categories: Fiction » Poetry » U.K. Poetry, Fiction » Poetry » Ancient 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.
The Keepers of Himal
Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 115,580. Language: English. Published: June 27, 2010. Categories: Fiction » Adventure » General
(5.00)
The Keepers of Himal is a journey of discovery across Earth's highest mountains to the deepest valley of the soul. By finally deciphering Nature's message, Reid learns the nature of time, our relationship to Orb, and what lies ahead. It is time to take responsibility for our own existence. listen, and then decide.
Paradox - The Angels Are Here (Book 1)
Series: Paradox - YA Paranormal Fantasy, Book 1. Price: Free! Words: 39,090. Language: English. Published: October 18, 2010. Categories: Fiction » Fantasy » Urban, Fiction » Horror » Occult
(4.06)
Two mysterious strangers arrive just in time to help a little girl, Grace Connors, as she struggles to cope with the death of her father. But are the intentions of these strangers as innocent as they seem, or is there something else on their agenda?
The Labyrinth of the Heart: Changed Myths for Changing Lives
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 42,460. Language: English. Published: November 6, 2010. Categories: Nonfiction » Inspiration » Spiritual inspiration, Nonfiction » Religion and Spirituality » Self-realization
Myths and folktales are retold in this book against the grain of the conventional tellings (which is why the subtitle refers to “Changed Myths”), as well as some new stories in a similar vein. My stories present new images of male heroes, who do not need to use violence to reach their goals. The stories are informed by the insights of goddess spirituality and feminism.
The Story of Santa Claus - The Secret Myths and Legends
Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 30,610. Language: English. Published: December 3, 2010. Categories: Fiction » Holiday » Family
Learn about Santa Claus! His history, origins and the legends and myths which surround him. Santa’s house in the North Pole, his sleigh, the reindeers and their names, Santa’s good and bad list and his helpers - the Christmas Elves. Stories, jokes, quotes and poems about Santa Claus. In fact, just about everything you need to know about Santa
The Magic Of Christmas - Customs & Traditions from Around the World
Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 33,550. Language: English. Published: December 3, 2010. Categories: Fiction » Holiday » Family
Christmas is celebrated all around the world. Each country has different customs and traditions. Learn about the Christmas traditions around the world. Different countries celebrate in their own way including different dates, food, drinks which lead to a variety of diverse Christmas traditions around the World!
The Prince and the Crows
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 4,500. Language: English. Published: January 14, 2011 by Byrnie Publishing. Categories: Fiction » Literature » Fairy tales, Fiction » Fantasy » General
When a fair princess goes missing, her brothers fight to avoid being the one sent to look for her. Funny fantasy short story.
Ashes to Ashes
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 1,540. Language: English. Published: January 18, 2011 by Byrnie Publishing. Categories: Fiction » Literature » Fairy tales, Fiction » Fantasy » General
(4.00)
A young woman sacrifices her greatest love to bring rain to her tribe. This fantasy short story was shortlisted for the literary Glass Woman Prize.
The Sea Dragon King's Daughter
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 2,600. Language: English. Published: February 10, 2011 by Byrnie Publishing. Categories: Fiction » Literature » Fairy tales, Fiction » Fantasy » General
Urashima is a dutiful son who respects the wishes of his parents. But when he nets a strange and beautiful woman from the sea, passion wins out over duty. Short story retelling the classic Japanese fairy tale of Urashima Taro and the Turtle.