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Crete - A Notebook
By Richard Clark
Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 61,740. Language: English. Published: October 22, 2012. Category: Nonfiction
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
By Vitzentzos Kornaros
Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 73,480. Language: British English. Published: November 1, 2012 by PELEKANOS BOOKS. Category: Plays
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.
Φορτουνάτος
By Μάρκος Αντώνιος Φώσκολος
Price: $1.99 USD. Words: 31,460. Language: Greek. Published: November 20, 2012 by PELEKANOS BOOKS. Category: Plays
Η κωμωδία Φορτουνάτος είναι το μόνο έργο της κρητικής λογοτεχνίας που σώζεται σε χειρόγραφο γραμμένο από τον ίδιο τον συγγραφέα. Πρωταγωνιστεί ένα ζευγάρι που αγαπιέται, μα η αγάπη αυτή εμποδίζεται.
Ερωφίλη
By Γεώργιος Χορτάτζης
Price: $1.99 USD. Words: 30,750. Language: Greek. Published: November 22, 2012 by PELEKANOS BOOKS. Category: Plays
Κεντρικό θέμα της σπουδαίας τραγωδίας της κρητικής λογοτεχνίας "Ερωφίλης" του Γεωργίου Χορτάτζη, είναι ο δυνατός έρωτας και ο μυστικός γάμος της βασιλοπούλας Ερωφίλης και του Πανάρετου.
Πανώρια
By Γεώργιος Χορτάτζης
Price: $1.99 USD. Words: 21,640. Language: Greek. Published: December 12, 2012 by PELEKANOS BOOKS. Category: Fiction
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
By Michael Saunders
Price: $2.85 USD. Words: 85,640. Language: English. Published: December 20, 2012. Category: Nonfiction
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
By Victoria Pinder
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 52,430. Language: English. Published: January 8, 2013 by Victoria Pinder. Category: Fiction
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
By Alan Cook
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 11,640. Language: English. Published: May 18, 2013. Category: Fiction
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
By Geoff Shelton
Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 107,990. Language: English. Published: June 5, 2013 by Austin Macauley. Category: Nonfiction
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
By S.J.A. Turney
Series: Ottoman Cycle, Book 2. Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 97,040. Language: English. Published: August 24, 2013. Category: Fiction
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.