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Luna Waxing: Book 1 of the Luna Cycle
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 95,640. Language: American English. Published: January 19, 2014. Categories: Fiction » Young adult or teen » Fantasy, Fiction » Romance » Paranormal
What would you do if you couldn’t hug, kiss, or touch the person closest to you? Celeste Nix thinks she going to a college like any other. And it is, except for some of the people in class. There is Iris, the three-color-dyed-hair pixie girl. There is Hunter, the hunky soccer playing senior. There is Lupe, the modern day Wicca. And then there is Haruki. She doesn't know what he is. Yet.
A Key to the Grove and Other Poems
Price: $9.99 USD. Words: 24,780. Language: English. Published: December 11, 2013. Categories: Fiction » Poetry » Contemporary Poetry
An expansive collection of remarkable poems by Peter Coe Verbica. "Each offering is wise, surprising, authentic, and rendered with beautiful and arresting figurative language. I have rarely read a collection that I could say was entertaining, but Peter Coe Verbica has accomplished that with his keen eye, huge heart, and wit.” —Ron Hansen, author of "Desperadoes"
Homer's "Iliad": A Discussion Guide
Price: Free! Words: 178,610. Language: English. Published: October 4, 2013. Categories: Nonfiction » Education and Study Guides » Study guides - Literature
This book uses a question-and-answer format. It poses, then answers, relevant questions about Homer, background information, and the "Iliad." This book goes through the Iliad book by book.
Homer's "Odyssey": A Discussion Guide
Price: Free! Words: 148,260. Language: English. Published: September 23, 2013. Categories: Nonfiction » Education and Study Guides » Study guides - Literature
Teachers may find this book useful as a discussion guide for the epic poem. Teachers can have students read books from the epic poem, then teachers can ask students selected questions from this discussion guide.
Hector and Achilles
Price: $4.99 $0.99 USD. (80% off until Dec. 31!) Words: 21,430. Language: English. Published: June 20, 2013 by Dragonfly Publishing, Inc.. Categories: Plays » Ancient & Classical
HECTOR AND ACHILLES is an action-packed retelling in dramatic verse of the events surrounding the epic duel between Hector and Achilles. Based on Homer's ILLIAD, it is filled with action, passion, soaring verse, and even rollicking humor. [A Verse Drama (play in 9 scenes) by Edward Eaton (©2013) released by Dragonfly Publishing, Inc.]
The Memnid
Price: $9.99 USD. Words: 68,800. Language: English. Published: April 29, 2013. Categories: Fiction » Fantasy » Epic
The MEMNID details the adventures of Memnon, son of the mythological goddess of the Dawn, as he and his comrades traverse the perilous seas to assist the Trojans against the invading Grecian armies. During his voyage, Memnon encounters vengeful immortals, monstrous fiends, mischievous deities, and ravishing goddesses – all intent upon preventing his arrival to Troy.
The Fisherman of Halicarnassus
Price: $6.00 USD. Words: 35,780. Language: English. Published: April 8, 2013. Categories: Nonfiction » Biography » Environmentalists & naturalists
Cevat Şakir Kabaağaçlı (1890–1973), known as the Fisherman of Halicarnassus, was the founder of the famous Mavi Yolculuk “BLUE VOYAGES”. A historian, humanist and ecologist, he was one of Turkey’s most popular writers and has been described as a modern Homer. This book explores life of the writer and the history and culture of these beautiful Aegean and Mediterranean sailing waters
From the Iliad to the Odyssey: A Retelling in Prose of Quintus of Smyrna’s Posthomerica
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 59,050. Language: English. Published: February 18, 2013. Categories: Fiction » Classics, Fiction » Literature » Literary
Quintus of Smyrna told the story of the Trojan War from the burial of Hector until the Greeks set sail for home after the fall of Troy. In other words, he told the story of the Trojan War from the end of the Iliad to when Odysseus sets sail for home in the Odyssey after Troy has fallen.
Homer - The Odyssey in 1,000 Words
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 4,130. Language: English. Published: February 8, 2013. Categories: Fiction » Plays & Screenplays » Anthologies, Fiction » Literary collections » Ancient & Classical
You’ve just made the first step to finding the perfect read for your weekend, vacation or coffee breaks. “The Odyssey” in 1,000 words is exactly what it suggests – a 1,000-word summary of “The Odyssey”. This download will give you a first-person view into the story of this e-book.
Homer - The Iliad in 1,000 Words
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 2,550. Language: English. Published: February 8, 2013. Categories: Fiction » Plays & Screenplays » European, Fiction » Literary collections » Ancient & Classical
You’ve just made the first step to finding the perfect read for your weekend, vacation or coffee breaks. “The Iliad” in 1,000 words is exactly what it suggests – a 1,000-word summary of “The Iliad”. This download will give you a first-person view into the story of this e-book.