Books tagged: myth

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Destined
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 86,960. Language: English. Published: November 14, 2011. Categories: Fiction » Young adult or teen » Romance, Fiction » Young adult or teen » Historical
A reimaginnig of the ancient myth of Eros & Psche, told with a fresh, modern-day approach, yet still set in ancient times. Fans of Greek mythology and heart-stopping YA romance will not want to miss this tender and epic tale of love, loss and redemption.
Salt of the Air
Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 108,400. Language: English. Published: November 14, 2011 by Norilana Books. Categories: Fiction » Fairy tales, Fiction » Fantasy » General
An unforgettable first collection of fantasy short stories from a two-time Nebula Award Nominee and award winning artist Vera Nazarian. "Cautionary, sensual stories of love, reversal and revenge upend fairy tale conventions in Nazarian's lush collection... Sumptuous detail, twisty plots and surprising endings lift these extravagant tales." -- PUBLISHERS WEEKLY
Selections from the Golden Poet
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 1,240. Language: English. Published: November 13, 2011. Categories: Fiction » Poetry » American poetry
A whimsical collection of lighthearted poetry. Thoughtful, playful, and full of life, these fourteen poems will have you smiling as your imagination takes wing.
The Chimaera Institute
Price: Free! Words: 17,730. Language: English. Published: November 13, 2011. Categories: Fiction » Anthologies » Short stories - single author
Anecdotes, rumour, gossip...urban myths can straddle all those categories. Often they are short, like fables and can be told quickly in a paragraph or two. The tales in this book draw from various sources. I like to think of urban myths as little acorns desperate to grow into oaks, and love providing them with knots, gnarls and leaves.
The Fountain of Eden: A Myth of Birth, Death, and Beer
Price: Free! Words: 85,940. Language: English. Published: November 13, 2011. Categories: Fiction » Humor & comedy » General, Fiction » Fantasy » Contemporary
Mythical mayhem transpires in a Virginia tourist town when a beer brewed with the Water of Life hits the streets.
Flying Dutchman of the Spacelanes
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 9,520. Language: English. Published: October 28, 2011 by Star Catcher Publishing. Categories: Fiction » Science fiction » Adventure, Fiction » Fairy tales
(4.50)
The cursed Flying Dutchman returns to the spacelanes... While busy with repairs, Sora Anali gets the surprise of her life: a real cursed ghost ship docking with Langdon Space Station. Then the Flying Dutchman triggers the servicing robots into delivering expensive and rare items needed for the station. Items she needs back. But, the legends say to board her is to die on her...
Egyptian Voyage
Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 60,430. Language: English. Published: October 24, 2011 by BENT WEST INC.. Categories: Fiction » Erotica » Suspense/Mystery, Fiction » Erotica » Paranormal
The Empress III is the celestial Isis. Nature, universal fecundity united with spiritual rectitude. But know this, my friend, the upside-down Empress III tarot card has a completely different meaning. Looks like we’ve got a bad guy to put down... READER ADVISORY: Contains mature content.
Leaving Jesus
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 109,420. Language: English. Published: October 23, 2011. Categories: Nonfiction » Religion and Spirituality » Comparative Religion, Nonfiction » Religion and Spirituality » Christianity
(4.33)
A former Christian of 25 years, James entered a messianic congregation to learn their teachings. Convinced something was wrong, he left and studied to find the truth. In this book, James examines the "Messianic" prophecies that the gospel writers abused to point to Jesus. He rips the veil off of Christianity and reveals the truth of the Hebrew Scriptures. Written for Jews and Christians.
Second Spring
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 115,350. Language: English. Published: October 20, 2011 by Twisted Root Publishing. Categories: Fiction » Romance » Fantasy
In a modern ranching community, ancient powers chose Letha Rivers as consort of Spring. While she yearns for freedom, Spring and the people of the Valley trap her. Can the return of the valley’s prodigal son bring escape, or will falling in love mire her deeper in an unwanted life? If she leaves will Spring return, or will the valley she both loves and hates wither and die under eternal winter?
Corrupt
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 420. Language: English. Published: October 10, 2011. Categories: Essay » Literature
a short story about a corrupt leader