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Kelly's Frontier
Price: $4.95 USD. Words: 6,000. Language: English. Published: June 2, 2009 by Baxter Bog Cards & Collectibles. Categories: Fiction » Children’s books » Poetry
Kelly's Frontier is a wonderful Children's story about the first year in the life of a puppy named Kelly. This eBook includes Homer, Alaska photographs of birds and animals Kelly encounters while learning to live in her new Alaskan home.
Tales from Olympus
Price: $7.49 USD. Words: 32,420. Language: English. Published: December 3, 2009 by Imprimata Publishers. Categories: Fiction » Children’s books » Poetry, Fiction » Anthologies » Poetry - single author
A gentle introduction to, or a happy reminder of, some of the many wonderful stories and characters from the works of Ovid, Homer and other ancient Greek scholars. M B O’Reilly retells these stories in verse, using language which is meaningful to a modern audience while retaining the excitement and the colour of the original. These poems were made to be read out loud for young and old alike.
The Black God's War: A Novella Introducing a New Epic Fantasy
Price: Free! Words: 27,770. Language: English. Published: August 11, 2010. Categories: Fiction » Fantasy » Epic
Her father-king wants war. Her messianic brother wants peace. The black god wants his due. She suffers all the consequences. King Vieri is losing his war against the lands of Pawelon. Feeling abandoned by his god, he forces his son Caio, the kingdom’s holy savior, to lead his army. Victory ought to come soon ... A novella introducing a novel by the same title. The full novel is now available.
The Shamus: A Gumshoe's Odyssey
Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 146,980. Language: English. Published: January 26, 2011. Categories: Fiction » Mystery & detective » General
“The Shamus: A Gumshoe’s Odyssey” is a recreation of Homer’s Odyssey as a fast-paced Sci-Fi tribute to the hard-boiled gumshoe films of the 1930’s, colored by mythological and Buddhist over-tones
Homer's Odyssey: A Retelling in Prose
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 70,990. Language: English. Published: September 9, 2011. Categories: Fiction » Literature » Literary, Fiction » Adventure » General
This is a retelling of Homer's "Odyssey" in novel form. After leaving Troy, Odyssey spent ten years wandering around the Mediterranean. When he finally returned home to the island of Ithaca, he discovered many suitors trying to marry his wife because they thought that he was dead. Odysseus must reestablish himself as king of Ithaca or be a beggar for the rest of his life.
The Ostraka Plays - Volume Two - ITHAKA
Price: Free! Words: 2,100. Language: English. Published: January 21, 2012. Categories: Plays » European / English, Irish, Scottish, Welsh, Fiction » Classics
Ithaka - a forgotten island where myth and reality collide and an old warrior returns to a place he long thought lost. What happens when memory fades and all one is left with is a past that you can no longer trust?
Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 6,710. Language: English. Published: July 26, 2012. Categories: Fiction » Poetry » Contemporary Poetry
24 poems on themes from the everyday ("Mother, May I?" and "If I Spend My Life") to the mythic ("At Blayneys," "Fenris," "Prometheus," "On the Down Side" and "Verdigris"), current events ("Elian Gonzales," "Colbumine" and "Arab Spring"), villanelles ("I Am an Old Man," "Winds and Sands") and English sonnets ("No Time for Hatred's Wars," "Water or Wave").
Corky's Courage An Alaskan Adventure
Series: Corky of Alaska, Book 1. Price: $1.99 USD. Words: 64,680. Language: English. Published: November 25, 2012. Categories: Fiction » Adventure » Action, Fiction » Mystery & detective » General
Corky and her friend Mark, take a sightseeing flight along Southcentral Alaska’s beautiful and rugged Pacific coast line. Suddenly they are in a life and death situation! For them to survive, Corky must meet nature’s challenges until someone can rescue them. Enjoy an easy read without sex, violence, or cussing!
Corky and the Alaskan Oldtimer
Series: Corky of Alaska, Book 2. Price: $4.95 USD. Words: 88,440. Language: English. Published: November 25, 2012. Categories: Fiction » Adventure » Action, Fiction » Mystery & detective » General
Corky, a lady airplane operator in Southcentral Alaska, is trying to unravel the mystery of Nels Nelsen, an Alaskan oldtimer and miner that lives in the Iliamna Lake region. He is an unusual individual who protects his privacy and only trusts Corky to deliver his valuable gold to Anchorage. While unraveling the clues, unexpected events forever change her life. Without sex, violence, or cussing!
Homer's Iliad: A Retelling in Prose
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 119,810. Language: English. Published: December 12, 2012. Categories: Fiction » Classics, Fiction » Adventure » War & military
This is a retelling of Homer's great epic poem the Iliad in novel form. A sample: Rage. Goddess, use me to tell the story of the rage of Achilles, a Greek warrior who had the rage of a god. The rage of the son of Peleus made corpses of many men and sent their souls to the Land of the Dead. Dogs and birds feasted on warriors’ flesh, all because of Achilles and the will of Zeus, king of gods and