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Myth & legend told as fiction

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Lucifer by Moonlight: A Modern Fable

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Lucifer by Moonlight: A Modern Fable

Patrice Chaplin

Myth & legend told as fiction; Religious & spiritual fiction; Spirituality & religious experience

Paperback

An imaginative portrayal of Lucifer in the modern day. [more]

$27.99

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Shahnameh: The Epic of the Persian Kings

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Shahnameh: The Epic of the Persian Kings

Ferdowsi

Myth & legend told as fiction

Hardback

Vividly translated and lushly illustrated, this edition of the Persian epic Shahnameh is fully illuminated for new audiences.... [more]

$156.95

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The Annotated African American Folktales

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The Annotated African American Folktales

Henry Louis Gates, Jr. (Harvard University), Maria Tatar (Harvard University)

Myth & legend told as fiction; Short stories

Hardback

Collected for the first time, these African American folktales reclaim a lost cultural legacy to redefine American literature.... [more]

$62.95

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Ares: Bringer of War

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Ares: Bringer of War

George O'Connor

Myth & legend told as fiction; Graphic novels

Paperback

The myth continues in the tenth year of the fabled Trojan War where two infamous gods of war go to battle. The spotlight is... [more]

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The Monstrous Child

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The Monstrous Child

Francesca Simon

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

Paperback

'Before you reject me, before you hate me, remember: I never asked to be Hel's queen.'But being a normal teenager wasn't an... [more]

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The Children of Jocasta

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The Children of Jocasta

Natalie Haynes

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

Paperback

A stunning reimagining of the Oedipus and Antigone stories told from the perspectives of the women the myths overlooked. [more]

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The Mermaid's Daughter: A Novel

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The Mermaid's Daughter: A Novel

Ann Claycomb

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

Paperback

When Kathleen suffers yet another dangerous breakdown, Harry convinces Kathleen to visit her hometown in Ireland to learn... [more]

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Myths and Legends: Epic Tales from Alien Worlds (Doctor Who)

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Myths and Legends: Epic Tales from Alien Worlds (Doctor Who)

Richard Dinnick

Television; Science fiction; Myth & legend told as fiction

Hardback

For thousands of years, epic stories have been passed down from Time Lord to student, generation to generation. The truth... [more]

$32.99

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Sealskin

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Sealskin

Su Bristow

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

Paperback

A stunning retelling of the Selkie legend by award-winning debut author Su Bristow [more]

$19.99

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Artemisia & The Man of Tarentum

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Artemisia & The Man of Tarentum

Ian S. Collins

Myth & legend told as fiction

Paperback

This book is about Lysias, a Greek boy who refused to learn geometry, but became a doctor and had many adventures. He worked... [more]

$16.99

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Only the Stones Survive

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Only the Stones Survive

Morgan Llywelyn

Fantasy; Myth & legend told as fiction; Historical fiction

Paperback

Morgan Llywelyn weaves Irish mythology, historical elements, and ancient places in the Irish landscape to create a riveting... [more]

$24.99

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Norse Mythology

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Norse Mythology

Neil Gaiman

Fantasy; Myth & legend told as fiction

Paperback

Introducing an instant classic-master storyteller Neil Gaiman presents a dazzling version of the great Norse myths. [more]

$27.99

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In Calabria

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In Calabria

Peter S. Beagle

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

Hardback

Claudio Bianchi has lived alone for many years on a hillside in Southern Italy's scenic Calabria. Set in his ways and suspicious... [more]

$29.99

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The Book of Viking Myths: From the Voyages of Leif Erikson to the Deeds of Odin, the Storied History and Folklore of the Vikings

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The Book of Viking Myths: From the Voyages of Leif Erikson to the Deeds...

Peter Archer

Myth & legend told as fiction; Religion & beliefs

Hardback

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

$24.99

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Norse Mythology

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Norse Mythology

Neil Gaiman

Myth & legend told as fiction

Audio

Introducing an instant classic-master storyteller Neil Gaiman presents a dazzling version of the great Norse myths. [more]

$39.95

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The Book of Celtic Myths: From the Mystic Might of the Celtic Warriors to the Magic of the Fey Folk, the Storied History and Folklore of Ireland, Scotland, Brittany, and Wales

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The Book of Celtic Myths: From the Mystic Might of the Celtic Warriors to...

Adams Media

Myth & legend told as fiction

Hardback

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

$24.99

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Monstrous Child (#3 Mortal Gods)

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Monstrous Child (#3 Mortal Gods)

Francesca Simon

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

Paperback

A stunning, operatic and epic drama like no other. Meet Hel, an ordinary teenager - and goddess of the Underworld. But Hel... [more]

$19.99

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Forest Gods' Fight: Book Two of the Forest Gods Series

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Forest Gods' Fight: Book Two of the Forest Gods Series

Alexandria Hook

Fantasy; Myth & legend told as fiction; Sagas

Paperback

The Forest Gods' Fight, an escapist fantasy following the fifteen-year-old reincarnations of the Greek gods of Olympus, is... [more]

$34.99

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The Daughters: A Novel

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The Daughters: A Novel

Adrienne Celt

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

Paperback

In this lyrical debut (O, The Oprah Magazine), a world-class soprano seeks to reclaim her voice from a curse that winds... [more]

$24.95

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English Fairy Tales

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English Fairy Tales

F.A. Steel

Classic fiction (pre c 1945); Myth & legend told as fiction; Short stories

Hardback

A classic collection of English Fairy Tales, illustrated in colour by Arthur Rackham. [more]

$14.99

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: Scheherezade (1953): Tales from the Thousand and One Nights

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: Scheherezade (1953): Tales from the Thousand and One Nights

A. J. Arberry

Classic fiction (pre c 1945); Myth & legend told as fiction

Hardback

First published in 1953, this translation of part of the Arabian Nights by A. J. Arberry offers four famous stories in modern... [more]

$231.00

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The Fairy Tales and Stories of Hans Christian Andersen

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The Fairy Tales and Stories of Hans Christian Andersen

Hans Tegner

Classic fiction (pre c 1945); Myth & legend told as fiction

Hardback

This full collection of legendary fairy tales by Christian Andersen includes The Little Mermaid, The Ugly Duckling, and Thumbelina.... [more]

$45.00

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Forest Gods' Fight: Book Two of the Forest Gods Series

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Forest Gods' Fight: Book Two of the Forest Gods Series

Alexandria Hook

Fantasy; Myth & legend told as fiction; Sagas

Hardback

The Forest Gods' Fight, an escapist fantasy following the fifteen-year-old reincarnations of the Greek gods of Olympus, is... [more]

$44.67

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The Blood of Kings: Tintagel #1

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The Blood of Kings: Tintagel #1

M. K. Hume

Fiction & Literature; Myth & legend told as fiction

Paperback

The start of a stunning new trilogy charting the life of the first High King of the Britons, sure to appeal to fans of George... [more]

$20.99

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The Essential Grimm's Fairy Tales

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The Essential Grimm's Fairy Tales

Grimm Brothers

Classic fiction (pre c 1945); Myth & legend told as fiction

Paperback

Share and enjoy all of the Grimm Brothers' best works, now designed with a smaller format for easy portability. [more]

$19.99

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