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Myth & legend told as fiction

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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; Advocate - Fiction

Paperback

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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The Lay of Aotrou and Itroun

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The Lay of Aotrou and Itroun

J. R. R. Tolkien

Fantasy; Myth & legend told as fiction

Paperback

Unavailable for more than 70 years, this early but important work is published for the first time with Tolkien's `Corrigan'... [more]

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Spinning Silver

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Spinning Silver

Naomi Novik

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

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By the award-winning author of Uprooted, Spinning Silver is a new take on the classic fairytale Rumpelstiltskin. [more]

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Firebrand (#6 Green Rider)

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Firebrand (#6 Green Rider)

Kristen Britain

Adventure; Fantasy; Myth & legend told as fiction

Paperback

The much-anticipated sixth installment in the NEW YORK TIMES bestselling Green Rider series. [more]

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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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Lancelot

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Lancelot

Giles Kristian

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

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________________Set in a 5th century Britain besieged by invading bands of Saxons and Franks, Irish and Picts, Giles Kristian's... [more]

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Once and Future

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Once and Future

Amy Rose Capetta, Cori McCarthy

Fantasy; Myth & legend told as fiction; Celtic religion & mythology; Science fiction (Children's&YA); Fantasy & magical realism (Children's&YA)

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A new King Arthur has risen and she's got a universe to save [more]

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Bulfinch's Mythology: Stories of Gods and Heroes

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Bulfinch's Mythology: Stories of Gods and Heroes

Thomas Bulfinch

Myth & legend told as fiction; Religion & beliefs

Paperback

This first volume of Bulfinch's Mythology, now available in a highly designed paperback with flaps, includes the classic stories... [more]

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Miss Subways

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Miss Subways

David Duchovny

Modern & contemporary fiction (post c 1945); Fantasy; Myth & legend told as fiction; Research & information: general

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A supernatural New York love story. [more]

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Circe

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Circe

Madeline Miller

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

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SHORTLISTED FOR THE WOMEN'S PRIZE FOR FICTION 2019 Woman. Witch. Myth. Mortal. Outcast. Lover. Destroyer. Survivor. CIRCE.<br... [more]

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A Thousand Ships

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A Thousand Ships

Natalie Haynes

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

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A feminist retelling of the Trojan War - giving voices to the women the myths forgot... [more]

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Little Darlings

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Little Darlings

Melanie Golding

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

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`Chilling story...stunning' Clare Mackintosh `Taps into every woman's fear that she... [more]

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The City of Lost Fortunes (#1 Crescent City)

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The City of Lost Fortunes (#1 Crescent City)

Bryan Camp

Fantasy; Myth & legend told as fiction

Paperback

Anne Rice fans will enjoy this fresh view of supernatural life in New Orleans, while fans of Kim Harrison's urban fantasy... [more]

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Lux

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Lux

Elizabeth Cook

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

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David wants Bathsheba. Henry too must have what he wants. He wants Ann, a divorce, a son. He looks up at his tapestry of David... [more]

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Folk

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Folk

Zoe Gilbert

Fiction & Literature; Myth & legend told as fiction; Folklore, myths & legends

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On the remote island of Neverness, the villagers' lives are entwined with nature: its enchantments, seductions and dangers.... [more]

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African Myths

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African Myths

Jake Jackson

Myth & legend told as fiction; Religion & beliefs

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Sub-Saharan Africa has a powerful tradition of storytelling. Despite the diversity of traditions, a number of beliefs and... [more]

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Gingerbread

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Gingerbread

Helen Oyeyemi

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

Paperback

Helen Oyeyemi, the prize-winning author of Boy, Snow, Bird and What is Not Yours is Not Yours returns with a bewitching and... [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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Bulfinch's Medieval Mythology

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Bulfinch's Medieval Mythology

Thomas Bulfinch

Myth & legend told as fiction; Religion & beliefs

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Bulfinch recounts tales from Camelot, dramatic narratives from The Mabinogeon, and stories of the noble warriors of British... [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

Paperback

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

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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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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

Paperback

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

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The Wolf in the Whale

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The Wolf in the Whale

Jordanna Max Brodsky

Fantasy; Myth & legend told as fiction

Paperback

Interweaving Inuit and Norse mythology, The Wolf in The Whale is a magical coming-of-age tale featuring an unforgettable narrator... [more]

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The Story Keeper

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The Story Keeper

Anna Mazzola

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

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The spellbinding second novel from the author of the acclaimed THE UNSEEING - for any reader of THE WITCH FINDER'S SISTER... [more]

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No Country for Old Gnomes (#2 Tales of Pell)

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No Country for Old Gnomes (#2 Tales of Pell)

Kevin Hearne, Delilah S. Dawson

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

Hardback

Go big or go gnome. The New York Times bestselling authors of Kill the Farm Boy return to the world of Pell, the irreverent... [more]

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