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Loose Movement Part 2
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Series: Loose Movement, Part 2. Price: Free! Words: 41,470. Language: English. Published: October 1, 2012. Category: Nonfiction » Travel » Trip Journals
Loose Movement Part 2 is another collection of travel writing, film and music reviews and fictional short stories, most of which have been published online.
Crete - A Notebook
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Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 61,740. Language: English. Published: October 22, 2012. Category: Nonfiction » Travel » Essays & Travelogues
Crete - A Notebook is a series of snapshots of an island the British writer and journalist has grown to cherish. It is less of a travel guide and more of a traveling companion and is his second book about the Greek islands.
Erotocritos
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Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 73,480. Language: British English. Published: November 1, 2012 by PELEKANOS BOOKS. Category: Plays » Ancient & Classical
Vitzentzos Kornaros is the greatest of all the Cretan poets (1553). The poem "Erotocritos" reflects the Cretan civilization and life of the time of the poet, sets great store by true love, friendship, courage and patriotism.
Πανώρια
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Price: $1.99 USD. Words: 21,640. Language: Greek. Published: December 12, 2012 by PELEKANOS BOOKS. Category: Fiction » Literature » Drama
Το ποιμενικό δράμα του Γεωργίου Χορτάτζη, η Πανώρια, διαδραματίζεται στον Ψηλορείτη, με πρωταγωνίστριες δύο βοσκοπούλες που αρνούνται τον έρωτα δύο νεαρών βοσκών.
Greece my palm with dreams
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Price: $2.85 USD. Words: 85,640. Language: English. Published: December 20, 2012. Category: Nonfiction » Travel » By region
Shirley Valentine eat your heart out. A riotous account of how an English couple were led up the garden path to buy a home in Crete. Living with the village people they encounter a way of life that will tickle you pink.
Mything You
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Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 52,430. Language: English. Published: January 8, 2013 by Victoria Pinder. Category: Fiction » Romance » Historical
He wasn’t looking for love. He only wanted to prove he was worthy of being a king’s son. Adventurer Theseus had dreamed of meeting his father, King Aegeus. As Theseus journeys to Athens, he meets his match in strength along the way. But is it the will of a beautiful young princess that puts this strong young man finally at his mercy? Or will he be able to conquer the princess’s heart?
Dancing with Bulls
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Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 11,640. Language: English. Published: May 18, 2013. Category: Fiction » Children’s books » Legends, Myths, Fables / General
Matthew and Mason are whisked back in time while on a vacation at Knossos Palace on the island of Crete and have to dance with a bull before Minoan royalty. Mason has to vault onto the bull’s back without getting gored. Will they be able to survive, and can they escape and take the other members of their team with them?
Masthead Lookout
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Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 107,990. Language: English. Published: June 5, 2013 by Austin Macauley. Category: Nonfiction » History » War
Masthead Lookout is a journal of personal experiences, written by Geoff Shelton whilst he was serving in the Royal Navy. He journeys as far afield as the Arctic and Crete during his stint in the Navy between 1943 and 1947. Geoff Shelton starts out on HMS Corinthian at first, and his experiences of Navy life in the positions in which he worked have been detailed here.
The Priest's Tale
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Series: Ottoman Cycle, Book 2. Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 97,040. Language: English. Published: August 24, 2013. Category: Fiction » Historical » Medieval
The Ottoman Cycle, book 2 Crete, 1492. With vengeful Turkish pirates, slave markets, sea battles, enigmatic desert nomads, secretive knights, swordfighting Italians and a distressing time clad once more in priestly garb, Skiouros' life has never been more complex, and his end goal never seemed so far away.
The Eagles of Crete
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Price: $5.99 USD. Words: 73,190. Language: British English. Published: November 19, 2013. Category: Nonfiction » History » Military
The Eagles of Crete is the first book to give an account of the civil war that broke out in parts of Crete shortly after the end of World War II. Based on local newspaper reports and conversations with those who took part, The Eagles of Crete gives an unbiased narrative of the armed conflict and the years spent in hiding by the survivors of the communist forces.