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Song of Princes
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 110,320. Language: English. Published: January 1, 2017. Categories: Fiction » Fantasy » Historical, Fiction » Romance » Historical
The Iliad and the Odyssey and a canon of Greek mythology meet in this epic retelling of the Trojan War.
Hercules Was a Dangerous Drunk (9 Cracked Retellings of Classic Greek Myths)
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 6,740. Language: English. Published: March 6, 2016. Categories: Fiction » Humor & comedy » General, Fiction » Anthologies » Short stories - single author
In this collection of nine very short stories, both popular and obscure Greek myths are retold with an often humorous twist. First, Hercules invites himself to the palace of King Admetus and drunkenly attempts to bring his wife back from Hades. The next eight tales cover a host of fantastic failures, including scandalized goddesses, fallen heroes, overworked demons and very naughty sculptors.
Achilles vs. Mecha-Hector: A Bronzepunk Adventure
Price: $1.99 USD. Words: 52,380. Language: English. Published: February 6, 2015 by Sol Invictus. Categories: Fiction » Science fiction » Steampunk & retropunk, Fiction » Historical » Classical Greece & Rome
After his fatal duel with Achilles, Prince Hector of Troy is brought back to life by a rogue adherent of Vulcan. Thrust back into a world he no longer understands, Hector and his geriatric companions must navigate the mystery surrounding his resurrector’s death, a sinister plot by Lovecraftian gods from Troy’s dark past, and their own alcohol-induced incompetence.
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.
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.
Ghosts vs. Robots!
Series: One Of Books · My Personal Favorites · Truly Unique Books. Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 19,000. Language: English. Published: April 5, 2013. Categories: Fiction » Science fiction » Apocalyptic, Fiction » Science fiction » Military
Two types of creatures, neither quite human, fight each other over a series of years in a post-apocalyptic world. One group wants the whole planet at any costs. The other group, trying to get on with their lives, is forced to fight just to survive. Who will win -- the army with the overwhelming force or the army that keeps changing their tactics in each encounter. A truly unique sci-fi adventure
From the Iliad to the Odyssey: A Retelling in Prose of Quintus of Smyrna’s Posthomerica
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 61,440. 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 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.
Homer's "Iliad": A Retelling in Prose
Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 119,920. Language: English. Published: December 12, 2012. Categories: Fiction » Classics
This is a retelling of Homer's great epic poem ILIAD in novel form.
The Mobled Queen
Price: $1.99 USD. Words: 115,840. Language: English. Published: November 17, 2011 by Purple Ducks Digital Media. Categories: Fiction » Adventure » War & military adventure, Fiction » Historical » General
It begins with the terrifying nightmare of a young woman, pregnant with her second child. It ends, nearly forty years later, with an old widow, a former queen, crawling amidst the wreckage of her city—her family butchered, an old age of slavery and abasement ahead.