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Myth & legend told as fiction

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Heroes: Mortals and Monsters, Quests and Adventures

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Heroes: Mortals and Monsters, Quests and Adventures

Stephen Fry

Poetry by individual poets; Myth & legend told as fiction; History; Religion & beliefs; Folklore, myths & legends

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Few mere mortals have ever embarked on such bold and heart-stirring adventures, overcome myriad monstrous perils, or outwitted... [more]

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The Beast's Heart

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The Beast's Heart

Leife Shallcross

Fantasy; Myth & legend told as fiction

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A richly magical retelling of the Beauty and the Beast fairy tale, from the point of view of the Beast. [more]

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Black Leopard, Red Wolf (#1 Dark Star Trilogy)

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Black Leopard, Red Wolf (#1 Dark Star Trilogy)

Marlon James

Fiction & Literature; Fantasy; Myth & legend told as fiction; Historical fiction; Advocate - Fiction

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Tracker is known far and wide for his skills as a hunter - and he always works alone. But when he is engaged to find a child... [more]

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Season of Storms (#6 Witcher)

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Season of Storms (#6 Witcher)

Andrzej Sapkowski

Adventure; Science fiction; Fantasy; Myth & legend told as fiction

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The Witcher returns! A brand new novel set in the early days of The Witcher saga - the inspiration behind the bestselling... [more]

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The Little Snake

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The Little Snake

A. L. Kennedy

Modern & contemporary fiction (post c 1945); Fantasy; Myth & legend told as fiction

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A magical, charming and deeply moving fable about the journey we all take through life, about love and family, about war and... [more]

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Fur Foxs Sake (#2 Shifter Undercover)

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Fur Foxs Sake (#2 Shifter Undercover)

Milly Taiden

Horror & ghost stories; Fantasy; Myth & legend told as fiction; Romance

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In the second novel from bestselling author Milly Taiden's Shifters Undercover series, two shifters must work together to... [more]

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The Queens of Innis Lear (#1 Queens of Innis Lear)

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The Queens of Innis Lear (#1 Queens of Innis Lear)

Tessa Gratton

Fantasy; Myth & legend told as fiction

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A KINGDOM AT RISK, A CROWN DIVIDED, A FAMILY DRENCHED IN BLOOD [more]

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How to Fracture a Fairy Tale

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How to Fracture a Fairy Tale

Jane Yolen

Fantasy; Myth & legend told as fiction; Short stories

Paperback

Yolen breaks open ... [classic fairy tales and legends] to reveal their... [more]

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Once Upon a River

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Once Upon a River

Diane Setterfield

Fiction & Literature; Modern & contemporary fiction (post c 1945); Historical mysteries; Myth & legend told as fiction; Historical fiction

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A dark midwinter's night in an ancient inn on the Thames. Replete with folklore, suspense and romance, as well as with the... [more]

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Under the Pendulum Sun

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Under the Pendulum Sun

Jeannette Ng

Fantasy; Myth & legend told as fiction; Religious & spiritual fiction

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Synopsis coming soon....... [more]

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A Hero Born (#1 Condor Heroes)

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A Hero Born (#1 Condor Heroes)

Jin Yong

Modern & contemporary fiction (post c 1945); Fantasy; Myth & legend told as fiction; Fiction in translation

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The most popular series by the most successful Chinese author - a cultural monument translated into English for the first... [more]

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In an Absent Dream (Wayward Children)

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In an Absent Dream (Wayward Children)

Seanan McGuire

Fantasy; Myth & legend told as fiction

Hardback

Seanan McGuire's Hugo, Alex, Nebula, and Locus Award-winning Wayward Children series continues. [more]

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Fierce Fairytales: & Other Stories to Stir Your Soul

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Fierce Fairytales: & Other Stories to Stir Your Soul

Nikita Gill

Poetry by individual poets; Fiction & Literature; Myth & legend told as fiction

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Beautifully illustrated feminist fairytales for young and old. [more]

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The Silence of the Girls

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The Silence of the Girls

Pat Barker

Fiction & Literature; Myth & legend told as fiction; Historical fiction

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The Iliad, as experienced by the captured women living in the Greek camp in the final weeks of the Trojan War -- [more]

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Between Worlds: Folktales of Britain & Ireland

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Between Worlds: Folktales of Britain & Ireland

Kevin Crossley-Holland

Myth & legend told as fiction; Children's & Educational; Anthologies (Children's&YA); Fantasy & magical realism (Children's&YA); Traditional stories (Children's&YA)

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The definitive collection of British and Irish folktales from master storyteller and poet Kevin Crossley-Holland.<br /><br... [more]

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The Norse Myths: Stories of The Norse Gods and Heroes Vividly Retold

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The Norse Myths: Stories of The Norse Gods and Heroes Vividly Retold

Dr Tom Birkett

Myth & legend told as fiction; Ancient history: to c 500 CE; Religion & beliefs; Folklore, myths & legends

Hardback

The greatest legends, battles and heroics of Norse Mythology, brought to life and explained in fascinating detail [more]

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The Blue Salt Road

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The Blue Salt Road

Joanne M. Harris

Modern & contemporary fiction (post c 1945); Fantasy; Myth & legend told as fiction

Hardback

A perfect autumn and Christmas read, this combines the harshness of nature with the spookiness of a ghost story and the comfort... [more]

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Mythos: The Greek Myths Retold

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Mythos: The Greek Myths Retold

Stephen Fry

Poetry by individual poets; Myth & legend told as fiction; Religion & beliefs

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The Greek myths are amongst the best stories ever told, passed down through millennia and inspiring writers and artists as... [more]

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Curious Creatures in Zoology: Illustrated Legends & Myths from Around the World

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Curious Creatures in Zoology: Illustrated Legends & Myths from Around the...

John Ashton

Myth & legend told as fiction; Fiction-related items

Paperback

Rather than a work of science, this richly illustrated volume offers fare for the imagination with its fascinatingly odd menagerie.... [more]

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The Girl in the Green Silk Gown (#2 Ghost Road)

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The Girl in the Green Silk Gown (#2 Ghost Road)

Seanan McGuire

Modern & contemporary fiction (post c 1945); Adventure; Horror & ghost stories; Science fiction; Fantasy; Myth & legend told as fiction

Paperback

Seanan McGuire presents the second book in the Ghost Stories series. [more]

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The Beginning of the World in the Middle of the Night

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The Beginning of the World in the Middle of the Night

Jen Campbell

Fiction & Literature; Modern & contemporary fiction (post c 1945); Myth & legend told as fiction; Short stories; Folklore, myths & legends

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Modern fairy tales of magic, outsiders and lost souls from bestselling author and acclaimed book vlogger Jen Campbell. [more]

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A Fading Sun (#1 Sunpath Cycle)

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A Fading Sun (#1 Sunpath Cycle)

Stephen Leigh

Fantasy; Myth & legend told as fiction

Paperback

In this new paranormal fantasy series, a powerful woman who can see the dead must choose whether to forge a new path for herself... [more]

$14.95

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Jeanette Winterson

Fiction & Literature; Myth & legend told as fiction

Paperback

A strikingly original and profound slice of mythology from the award-winning author of Oranges Are Not the Only Fruit [more]

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The Wolf of Midnight (#3 Tintagel)

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The Wolf of Midnight (#3 Tintagel)

M. K. Hume

Fiction & Literature; Myth & legend told as fiction

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The gripping conclusion to M. K. Hume's stunning Tintagel trilogy, that takes readers into a world of bloody battlefields,... [more]

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The Mermaid

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The Mermaid

Christina Henry

Fantasy; Myth & legend told as fiction

Paperback

Once there was a fisherman, a lonely man who lived on a cold and rocky coast and was never able to convince any woman to come... [more]

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