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Mythical Journeys, Legendary Quests
By Moyra Caldecott
Price: $5.99 USD. Words: 61,900. Language: English. Published: February 4, 2012 by Mushroom Publishing. Category: Fiction » Literature » Fairy tales
The spiritual search... traditional stories from world mythology retold and explained by Moyra Caldecott.
Tales from Brookgreen: Gardens, Folklore, Ghost Stories, and Gullah Folktales in the South Carolina Lowcountry
By Lynn Michelsohn
Price: $9.99 USD. Words: 38,910. Language: English. Published: December 30, 2011. Category: Nonfiction » Travel » By region
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History, Mystery, and Romance in the South Carolina Lowcountry! A haunted necklace . . . A trickster rabbit . . . An ingenious slave . . . A shrieking droll . . . A fiancé returned from the dead . . . all come to life in this charming collection of ghost stories and folklore from Brookgreen Gardens, four former rice plantations where a rich Gullah culture once flourished.
Crab Boy's Ghost, Gullah Folktales from Murrells Inlet's Brookgreen Gardens in the South Carolina Lowcountry
By Lynn Michelsohn
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 9,130. Language: English. Published: December 5, 2011. Category: Nonfiction » Travel » By region
Beware the Shrieking Droll!--a young boy, lost forever to a fierce sea creature, whose ghost now haunts the maze of Brookgreen marshes. Then enjoy the antics of friendlier animal residents from nearby Waccamaw swamp: Brother Frog, Rabbit, and Gator, each trying to outwit the other. Four charming Gullah folktales (5,000 words, 5 images) from the longer collection, "Tales from Brookgreen."
Belize: Land of the Maya
By The Florida Hooiser
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 7,960. Language: English. Published: November 14, 2011. Category: Nonfiction » Social Science » Mythology, folklore and legend
Journey back in time and visit Belize, the land of the Maya, the ancient civilization who gave us the Maya calendar.
The Northwoods Conspiracy
By Ken Hudnall
Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 134,430. Language: English. Published: November 9, 2011 by Grave Distractions Publications. Category: Nonfiction » Social Science » Mythology, folklore and legend
Fake terror is nothing new. According to recently released files, our government planned Operation Northwoods to stage phony terror attacks against American citizens in the wake of the Bay of Pigs. Author Ken Hudnall dissects historical events and makes a compelling case that the false flag nature of Operation Northwoods has been pervasive since the Middle Ages.
The Dragon Within Your Heart
By Meg Llewellyn
Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 6,300. Language: English. Published: July 28, 2011 by Anamchara Books. Category: Nonfiction » Social Science » Mythology, folklore and legend
None of us has ever seen a dragon in the external world—and yet all of us would recognize one if we did. This book of dragon folklore, quotes and stories reminds us that dragons don't exist "out there." Instead, they live within us, within our hearts as much as our imaginations. Dragons tell us something about our own natures. Sometimes, they even call to us with God's voice.
An Invitation to Kagura: Hidden Gem of the Traditional Japanese Performing Arts
By David Petersen
Price: $7.99 USD. Words: 75,120. Language: English. Published: June 27, 2011. Category: Nonfiction » Travel » By region
A unique, meticulously researched introduction to the exotic pageantry of kagura (Shinto theater), a performance style with roots predating even noh drama. This concise ebook version covers everything from the history of the kagura to choreography, masks, costumes, and even selected plays. If you think that Japanese theater ends with noh and kabuki...think again!
Goddess in the Grass: Serpentine Mythology and the Great Goddess
By Linda Foubister
Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 74,140. Language: English. Published: March 7, 2011. Category: Nonfiction » Social Science » Mythology, folklore and legend
The serpent – is it a symbol of evil or a form of the life-renewing Great Goddess? This fascinating investigation unlocks the archetype of the Serpent Goddess that lies hidden in the world's myths, fairy tales, and images. This updated edition includes additions to the dictionary of over 125 forms of the Serpent Goddess.
The Uncommon Sense of the Immortal Mullah Nasruddin: Stories, jests, and donkey tales of the beloved Persian folk hero
By Ron J. Suresha
Price: $8.99 USD. Words: 79,230. Language: English. Published: December 19, 2010 by Lethe Press. Category: Nonfiction » Social Science » Mythology, folklore and legend
This entertaining and insightful retelling of more than 350 Mullah stories brings the famed Persian legend into the 21st Century. Storytellers, folklorists, Sufis, comedians, wisdom seekers, and everyone who loves to laugh will be enriched and enlightened by the timeless wit, inscrutable wisdom, and uncommon sense of humor of Mullah Nasruddin.
Œdipe mimétique
By Mark Anspach
Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 28,120. Language: French. Published: October 25, 2010 by Editions de L'Herne. Category: Nonfiction » Social Science » Mythology, folklore and legend
J’ai tout de suite été séduit par les pénétrantes analyses de Mark Anspach. L’Œdipe qu’il nous livre ici n’est pas celui du fameux complexe mais celui que le complexe dissimule. C’est un Œdipe pour notre temps, un Œdipe pris comme nous dans les symétries aveuglantes du désir mimétique.
Bigfoot Observer's Field Manual
By Robert W. Morgan
Price: $12.80 USD. Words: 24,430. Language: English. Published: August 22, 2010 by Pine Winds Press. Category: Nonfiction » Social Science » Mythology, folklore and legend
Yah-ta-hey. Welcome! May I assume that you are interested in Forest Giants and wish to arrange your very own peaceful encounter? I won’t tell you that it is easy. Nevertheless, it is possible and even probable — but only if you follow to the letter the systematic sugges tions contained within this manual. Take care, my friend.
Ghost Hunting from A to Z
By Lowell Lindeman
Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 35,310. Language: English. Published: August 18, 2010. Category: Nonfiction » Social Science » Mythology, folklore and legend
A complete guide to paranormal research from a scientific prospective. The Authors have spent the last four years creating a methodology with the intention of uniting the paranormal community while attempting to standardize on research methods. This book is packed with valuable information that will benefit you no matter what your experience level may be.