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Herakles and Geryon
Series: The Legend of Herakles, Episode 11. Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 11,750. Language: English. Published: October 2, 2014 by Hercules Bantas. Categories: Fiction » Fantasy » Epic, Fiction » Classics
For his tenth labor, Herakles must travel to the red lands far to the west, where Hera has commanded he steal the famed red cattle of the triple-bodied giant Geryon. But the task in no easy one, because the cattle are guarded by the double headed hound Orthros, the brother of Kerberos who guards the gates of the underworld.
The Holder of the Key (Redux)
Series: Holder of the Key, 1. Price: Free! Words: 83,280. Language: English. Published: October 8, 2014. Categories: Fiction » Science fiction » Adventure, Fiction » Adventure » Action
In the first entry of the epic HOLDER OF THE KEY series, researcher Adam Thorne uncovers an mysterious artefact from a long lost civilization; the highly coveted Key of Elysia. At this discovery, he is tasked by billionaire business magnate Lucius Hart with building a team and tracking down more of these enigmatic gifts, starting with a shrine hidden deep within the Mojave Desert.
Little Red Riding Hood -- A Story Retold
Series: Short Stories. Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 900. Language: English. Published: October 11, 2014 by Broomhandle Books. Categories: Fiction » Young adult or teen » Fairy Tales, Fiction » Classics
Who really knows what happened in that cottage between Little Red Riding Hood and the wolf?
Sharavega
Price: Free! Words: 5,590. Language: English. Published: October 16, 2014. Categories: Nonfiction » History » World
Exploring truth, while still being relevant and thoroughly entertaining.
The Valkyries Book 1: Choosers of the Slain
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 107,770. Language: American English. Published: October 21, 2014 by Penumbra Publishing. Categories: Fiction » Historical » Ancient, Fiction » Fantasy » Historical
Brynhild, a young girl of the tribe of the Angles, fated to die in the Spring Thaw ritual, skirts death, only to be marked as warriormaiden to ride with Odin. Suffering the trials and tribulations of that harsh life, can she, a female, claim glory and freedom only at the expense of denying her womanhood, or will she embrace what she's always denied - the Vanir of Earth and the Wheel of Life?
Seeds of Hope
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 2,910. Language: English. Published: October 28, 2014 by Soul's Road Press. Categories: Fiction » Fantasy » Epic, Fiction » Fantasy » Short stories
“When Glynis Mac Tavish went to find the wind…” So begins this short story of loss and longing, inspired by the Highlands of Scotland and Celtic mythology. Glynis, the last of her clan, asks the personification of wind itself only for what she has lost. But all the wind can do is give her the tools to find within herself what she truly seeks.
Herakles and the Golden Apples
Series: The Legend of Herakles, Episode 12. Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 11,590. Language: English. Published: November 4, 2014 by Hercules Bantas. Categories: Fiction » Classics, Fiction » Fantasy » Epic
For his eleventh labor, Hera sends Herakles to the end of the earth where the Titan Atlas holds up the heavens. To fulfil his task, Herakles must find the Garden of the Hesperides - a place where no mortal has ever been - and then defeat the sleepless serpent Ladon, who guards the Garden against those who would steal away the divine fruit.
The Stymphalian Birds
Series: The Legend of Herakles, Episode 7. Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 9,980. Language: English. Published: November 3, 2014 by Hercules Bantas. Categories: Fiction » Fantasy » Epic, Fiction » Classics
At Hera's command, Herakles must journey to Lake Stymphalia and clear the area of a flock of strange birds that have settled in the marsh. She hopes that these flesh-eating monsters will prove to be the son of Zeus's downfall because each is as tall as a man, can shoot barbed feathers from its wings, and has a beak made of bronze. Herakles must use all his cunning and strength if he is to prevail.
Herakles and the Cretan Bull
Series: The Legend of Herakles, Episode 8. Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 12,500. Language: English. Published: November 16, 2014 by Hercules Bantas. Categories: Fiction » Fantasy » Epic, Fiction » Classics
For his seventh task, Herakles must travel to the island of Crete and capture a bull bred by Poseidon that was terrorizing the island. But first, he must deal with King Theiodamas of the Dryopes, who is convinced that Herakles murdered his son Hylas after they had traveled together on the Argo.
Invisible Moon
Price: $5.99 USD. Words: 50,560. Language: English. Published: December 3, 2014 by WordFire Press. Categories: Fiction » Young adult or teen » Fantasy, Fiction » Fantasy » General
The world has begun to change, and the Myths are beginning to wake…