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An Ancient Solution
Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 98,940. Language: English. Published: July 2, 2017 by Denise Neville. Categories: Fiction » Mystery & detective » Women Sleuths
What happened on Crete? How can Private Investigator Sonoma Whittington's sabbatical in England end up with her running for her life across Crete and Sicily?
Labrys and Horns: An Introduction to Modern Minoan Paganism
Price: $5.99 USD. Words: 41,540. Language: English. Published: June 26, 2016. Categories: Nonfiction » Religion and Spirituality » Body, mind, & spirit
Learn about modern Minoan Paganism, the spirituality of ancient Crete as it comes alive in the modern world. From Ariadne and Dionysus to the Minotaur and the Earth Mother Goddess Rhea, there's something for everyone, whether you're a solitary or part of a spiritual group.
A Year in Crete (or the diet book that is not a diet book)
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 53,530. Language: British English. Published: June 9, 2016. Categories: Nonfiction » Travel » By region, Nonfiction » Cooking, Food, Wine, Spirits » Diet cooking
I had the opportunity to live on the island of Crete with my family for just over a year. In the process of researching, writing, cooking and eating I dropped two dress sizes without even trying, however there was more to my trip than discovering the unexpected benefits of following a Mediterranean diet. Would you like to join me on my adventure?
Elegy of the Minotaur
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 64,250. Language: English. Published: December 1, 2015. Categories: Fiction » Fairy tales
A reimagining of the ancient Greek myth of Theseus and the Minotaur, Elegy of the Minotaur tells the story of the Minotaur, a half-human and half-bull monster. He is the son of Queen Pasiphae of Crete, a shy, bookish loner, who falls fatally in love with an icy aristocratic beauty. He futilely tries to use magic and divine intervention to change himself from a monster into a man.
The Eagles of Crete
Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 73,190. Language: British English. Published: November 19, 2013. Categories: 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.
Dancing with Bulls
Series: Dancing with Bulls. Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 11,740. Language: English. Published: May 18, 2013. Categories: Fiction » Children’s books » Legends, Myths, Fables / General, Fiction » Children’s books » Readers / Chapter Books
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?
Greece my palm with dreams
Price: $2.85 USD. Words: 85,640. Language: English. Published: December 20, 2012. Categories: 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.
Πανώρια
Price: $1.99 USD. Words: 21,640. Language: Greek. Published: December 12, 2012 by PELEKANOS BOOKS. Categories: Fiction » Literature » Plays & Screenplays
Το ποιμενικό δράμα του Γεωργίου Χορτάτζη, η Πανώρια, διαδραματίζεται στον Ψηλορείτη, με πρωταγωνίστριες δύο βοσκοπούλες που αρνούνται τον έρωτα δύο νεαρών βοσκών.
Crete - A Notebook
Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 61,740. Language: English. Published: October 22, 2012. Categories: Nonfiction » Travel » Essays & Travelogues, Nonfiction » Travel » By region
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.
Loose Movement Part 2
Series: Loose Movement, Part 2. Price: Free! Words: 41,470. Language: English. Published: October 1, 2012. Categories: Nonfiction » Travel » Trip Journals, Fiction » Literary collections » Canadian
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.