Books tagged: mythology

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The Fallen Church of Ashburn (The Books of Braenyn #2)
Series: The Books of Braenyn, Book 2. Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 5,550. Language: English. Published: June 24, 2013. Categories: Fiction » Fantasy » Short stories, Fiction » Fantasy » Epic
After discovering the secret of his lineage, Braenyn races back to his homelands to confront his mother and his life of lies. Abandoning Tarrow in shame he stops to rest in the human town of Ashburn. While drinking his sorrows away a desperate young girl stumbles into the tavern with a tale too horrible to believe.
Human Population Academy: Laws of Human Nature Based on Shan Hai Jing Research Discoveries by A. Davydov & O. Skorbatyuk
Price: $7.99 USD. Words: 6,280. Language: English. Published: June 27, 2013 by HPA Press. Categories: Nonfiction » Science and Nature » Research & Methodology, Nonfiction » Education and Study Guides » Research
Have you ever considered that the root or cause of many problems and misunderstandings are fundamental differences between people? The solution to problems is in knowing these differences and living in harmony with Nature, because laws of Nature apply to everything and everyone! Power gained through the knowledge about Nature and programs implanted by Nature guarantees the survival of the fittest.
Wendigo
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 16,980. Language: English. Published: June 27, 2013. Categories: Fiction » Horror » General, Fiction » Fantasy » Short stories
An accident on a dark deserted highway shows one woman the truth behind an old Native-American myth.
The Apollo Frieze Poems
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 2,010. Language: English. Published: July 2, 2013. Categories: Fiction » Poetry » Spiritual
Poems composed to a painted frieze by Z. Galos in homage to Gustav Klimt's 150 anniversary, as an expression of the local influence on contemporary art. The poems reflect thoughts about Apollo, god of the arts and the spirited dance of his Muses. The poet has added the presence of the tenth Muse to the round dance, being the specific Muse of his own selection, and all seen through his own eyes.
Reenie Gyse
Price: Free! Words: 16,790. Language: English. Published: July 2, 2013. Categories: Fiction » Fantasy » General, Fiction » Adventure » Sea adventures
Young Elof retraces his father's voyage around the world in a wooden yawl until charming Reenie Gyse, an aging denizen of a city marina, draws him from his course. Will he remember who he is before he loses himself completely to her spell? "A captivating tale of Norse Gods, sea witches and a hero in denial."
A Girl's Guide to the Heroine's Journey
Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 40,350. Language: English. Published: July 3, 2013 by Spero Publishing. Categories: Nonfiction » Social Science » Gender studies, Nonfiction » Children's Books » Social Science / Folklore & Mythology
Suitable for all ages, this book examines 17 myths of the heroic woman from around the world. Asian, European, African, Native American (North AND South America), Australian, and Oceanic stories are re-told, examined, and discussed in detail. Each examination includes activities designed to appeal to girls 7 years old and older.
Chaos: I Bring the Fire Part III (A Loki Story)
Series: I Bring the Fire. Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 85,410. Language: English. Published: July 4, 2013. Categories: Fiction » Fantasy » Urban, Fiction » Historical » Paranormal
In this final installment of the Cera story arc, the noose around Loki’s neck is tightening. Gerðr, the frost giantess, wants him dead; Cera, the World Seed, wants his head—literally and figuratively; the FBI wants him in Guantanamo; and an old friend from Asgard wants to bring him home...whether Loki likes it or not. Things can’t get any worse, but when Loki’s involved, it’s certain they will.
Comparative Mythology (E-Single)
You set the price! Words: 9,090. Language: English. Published: July 4, 2013 by Stillpoint Digital Press. Categories: Nonfiction » Education and Study Guides » Multicultural education, Essay » Sociology
Joseph Campbell taught Mythology to students at Sarah Lawrence College, just north of New York City, for thirty-eight years. Late in his tenure, he made a proposal to use his introductory course as the basis for the then-new field of cross-cultural studies. This short ebook gives a wonderful glimpse into Campbell’s pedagogical philosophy, but also into his approach to his chosen field.
Orpheus and Eurydice
Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 7,270. Language: English. Published: July 6, 2013 by Dragonfly Publishing, Inc.. Categories: Plays » Ancient & Classical, Plays » Medieval
When Eurydice finds herself in Hades she is mocked and tormented by demons. Can her husband rescue her before the fiends of Hell destroy her last spark of humanity? Can Eurydice and Orpheus overcome the wrath of the Queen of the Dead? [Drama / Dramatic Verse (PG) 70 pages | Released in 2012 by Dragonfly Publishing, Inc. | Available in print and ebook]
Mythed Connections: A Short Story Collection of Classical Myth in the Modern World
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 10,300. Language: American English. Published: July 8, 2013. Categories: Fiction » Fantasy » Short stories, Fiction » Humor & comedy » General
Have you ever met a muse in a café? Ever wondered if that drafty corner of your grandma's basement is actually a portal to Hades? Ever heard noises in the woods that you couldn't account for but suspected were part of a trick being played on you by a Greek god with an English accent? Okay, so most people haven't, which is probably why everyone in this short story collection acts so surprised...