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Legend of Dark Mountain
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Price: $10.17 USD. Words: 63,630. Language: English. Published: December 16, 2008. Category: Fiction » Graphic novels & comics » General
The town of Glen-Cliff is a quiet town in the middle of the New Hampshire White Mountain Region. The town does have a chilling secret, and the townies are afraid to even talk about it. The Dark Mountain Phantom lives high up the mountain. When he awakes, he looks to kill while searching for his emerald eyes, and won't stop looking until they're found.
Foot Ways
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Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 34,030. Language: English. Published: October 9, 2009 by Bards and Sages Publishing. Category: Fiction » Literature » Literary
Polly Junior never understood why the womenfolk in her sleepy little town would get so worked up over the arrival of Mr. Rufe. Why did everyone feel obligated to open their homes to this wanderer, who arrived each spring to the delight of the ladies and the dismay of the menfolk? Nothing is what it seems, and soon it becomes apparent the seemingly harmless tradition carries a darker purpose.
Haisla Legends
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Price: $11.99 USD. Words: 25,360. Language: English. Published: November 22, 2009. Category: Nonfiction » History » Native American
This book “H’aisla Legends” by Gordon Robinson of Kitamaat Village, B.C., was recorded into print for the first time in history from oral transmission through the ages. Gordon was a qualified school teacher graduating from Surpass College in Vancouver, and was a H’aisla historian. The true authors of the legends belong to the past. Published by Mark and Dale Robinson.
Legends - Family Stories and Myths
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You set the price! Words: 26,190. Language: English. Published: December 6, 2009. Category: Nonfiction » History » Reference
Misconstrued tales, unspoken events, a heroic deed, a celebrity or a shady past; all of which can be unchallenged family stories handed down by grandmother, but could sweet old grandma have gotten the story wrong all these years? Anyone fascinated with the unusual, strange or bizarre aspects of one’s ancestors will enjoy "Legends". They will learn the genealogical sources to solving mysteries.
The Old Mermaid's Tale
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Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 137,620. Language: English. Published: December 9, 2009. Category: Fiction » Romance » General
Set against the background of the maritime and sea legends of the Great Lakes, The Old Mermaid's Tale weaves a love story of grand proportions - the story of Clair Wagner and the two men she loves: Pio, a handsome young fisherman and Baptiste, the mysterious Breton seafarer and musician she is fascinated by - that pays homage to the importance of stories in our lives.
Dandelions In The Garden
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Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 165,240. Language: English. Published: January 4, 2010. Category: Fiction » Historical » General
Journey into the underworld of the Blood Countess. "Dandelions In The Garden," is a historical fiction novel based on one of the most infamous female mass murderers in history, the 16th century Hungarian countess, Elizabeth Bathory. The Blood Countess was a descendant of Vlad Tepes and is undeniably connected with the vampire legends of Transylvania.
The Stonemason Who Fell Down to Heaven
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Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 8,230. Language: English. Published: April 11, 2010. Category: Fiction » Children’s books » Fairy tales & fables
Seven morality tales from Medieval England inspired by the same rich traditions of the Mystery Plays. Besides the title story, the others are Godric's Sheep, All Shall Be Well, In the Company of Angels, The Visitation of Dame Margery Kempe, The Peddler of Sawffham, and Cadmon's Song of Creation. They are set in the towns and countrysides of East Anglia during Anglo-Saxon and Medieval times.
Minos
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You set the price! Words: 290,620. Language: English. Published: May 3, 2010. Category: Fiction » Historical » General
Follow Minos and his descendants, the kings of the island of Crete, as they lead the Minoan civilization out of Neolithic times to an age of discovery, enlightenment, scientific knowledge, industrialization, and enterprise. Their saga takes them around the Mediterranean and influences surrounding civilizations. You will wonder, and will learn, why we didn't have the 20th Century 3000 years ago.
The Druid's Isle
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Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 117,310. Language: English. Published: May 12, 2010. Category: Fiction » Fantasy » Historical
An epic Celtic fantasy weaving together Nordic mythology, adventure, mystical wisdom, and unforgettable characters caught up in colossal events of history. The historical figures in this saga include Saint Patrick, Attila the Hun, and the druids of Ireland.
The Fyrdhwæt Saga
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Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 3,930. Language: English. Published: May 18, 2010. Category: Fiction » Poetry » U.K. Poetry
An epic tale of adventure told in verse, with lines in traditional Anglo-Saxon. Discussed and approved by scholars. Includes full introduction and translation notes. Fyrdhwæt is unloved and rejected by his people. Valiantly he slays three terrible monsters, but his bravery goes un-acclaimed. The poem is romantic, sad, exciting and very much open to interpretation.