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Myth & legend told as fiction

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The Juniper Tree

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The Juniper Tree

Barbara Comyns, Sadie Stein

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

Paperback

In their idyllic garden, Gertrude and Bernard forge a perfect triangle of friendship with Bella, the scarred mother of an... [more]

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Thorn

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Thorn

Anna Burke

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

Paperback

When a fatal mistake brings Rowan into the hands of the Huntress, she finds herself trapped in an enchantment that is every... [more]

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The Silence of the Girls

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The Silence of the Girls

Pat Barker

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

Hardback

Published in the year 2019 by arrangement with Doubleday, an imprint of The Knopf Doubleday Publishing Group, a division of... [more]

$108.95  $98.05

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Worm Fiddling Nocturne in the Key of a Broken Heart: Stories

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Worm Fiddling Nocturne in the Key of a Broken Heart: Stories

Kimberly Lojewski

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

Paperback

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Fern Majestic and the Fall of a Dragon

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Fern Majestic and the Fall of a Dragon

James Stevens

Adventure; Fantasy; Myth & legend told as fiction

Hardback

Fern Majestic leads a solitary life as a blacksmith in the small village of Burdensville in the Kingdom of Loustof. His solitude,... [more]

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Mitos Nardicos

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Mitos Nardicos

Gaiman

Myth & legend told as fiction

Paperback

Violencia, traiciones, poder... Con una prosa h bil e ingeniosa, Gaiman analiza la naturaleza imperfecta y competitiva de... [more]

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The Night Tiger

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The Night Tiger

Yangsze Choo

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

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A captivating and magical story set in 1930s Malaysia about a dancehall girl and an orphan boy who are brought together by... [more]

$203.95  $183.55

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The Possession

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The Possession

Michael Rutger

Thriller & suspense; Adventure; Myth & legend told as fiction

Audio

A team of explorers are drawn to Northern California to investigate mysterious stone walls whose presence has never been explained.... [more]

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Little Darlings

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Little Darlings

Melanie Golding, Stephanie Racine

Modern & contemporary fiction (post c 1945); Crime & mystery; Thriller & suspense; Horror & ghost stories; Myth & legend told as fiction

Audio

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

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Little Darlings

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Little Darlings

Melanie Golding, Stephanie Racine

Modern & contemporary fiction (post c 1945); Crime & mystery; Thriller & suspense; Horror & ghost stories; Myth & legend told as fiction

Audio

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

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American Gods [tv Tie-In]

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American Gods [tv Tie-In]

Neil Gaiman

Adventure; Fantasy; Myth & legend told as fiction

Paperback

The bestselling author of Neverwhere returns with his biggest, most commercial novel yet--a tour de force of contemporary... [more]

$18.95  $16.70

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In an Absent Dream

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In an Absent Dream

Seanan McGuire

Fantasy; Myth & legend told as fiction

Audio

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

$52.95  $47.65

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El Prisionero de Zenda / The Prisoner of Zenda

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El Prisionero de Zenda / The Prisoner of Zenda

Anthony Hope

Adventure; Science fiction; Myth & legend told as fiction

Hardback

El prisionero de Zenda, el gran cl sico de la novela de capa y espada, en una cuidada edici n especial con introducci n de... [more]

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Two Years Eight Months and Twenty-Eight Nights

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Two Years Eight Months and Twenty-Eight Nights

Salman Rushdie

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

Paperback

From Salman Rushdie, one of the great writers of our time, comes a spellbinding novel that blends history, mythology, and... [more]

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Tales from the Thousand and One Nights

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Tales from the Thousand and One Nights

Penguin Group (UK)

Classic fiction (pre c 1945); Myth & legend told as fiction; Short stories; Literature, Poetry & Criticism

Paperback

The tales told by Shahrazad over a thousand and one nights to delay her execution by the vengeful King Shahriyar have become... [more]

$19.99

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What Should Be Wild Lib/E

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What Should Be Wild Lib/E

Julia Fine

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

Audio

Born with the power to kill or restore life at a touch, a young woman endures a childhood of isolation before she ventures... [more]

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The Map of Salt and Stars

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The Map of Salt and Stars

Jennifer Zeynab Joukhadar

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

Audio

This rich, moving, and lyrical debut novel is to Syria what The Kite Runner was to Afghanistan; the story of two girls living... [more]

$71.95  $64.75

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Down Among the Sticks and Bones

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Down Among the Sticks and Bones

Seanan McGuire

Fantasy; Myth & legend told as fiction; Romance

Audio

A stand-alone dark fantasy tale from the world of Every Heart a Doorway: what happened to Jack and Jill before they tumbled... [more]

$52.95  $47.65

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Beneath the Sugar Sky

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Beneath the Sugar Sky

Seanan McGuire

Fantasy; Myth & legend told as fiction

Audio

A stand-alone fantasy tale from Seanan McGuire's Alex award-winning Wayward Children series. [more]

$52.95  $47.65

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A Wild Swan: And Other Tales

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A Wild Swan: And Other Tales

Michael Cunningham (Queen S University Canada)

Myth & legend told as fiction

Pre-recorded MP3 player

Here are the moments that our fairy tales forgot or deliberately concealed, reimagined by one of the most gifted storytellers... [more]

$133.40  $120.05

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Aboriginal Fables and Legandary Tales

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Aboriginal Fables and Legandary Tales

A. W. Reed

Myth & legend told as fiction; Short stories; Place names & gazetteers

Paperback

A collection of over 70 stories that retell Aboriginal fables and legendary tales. These have been told by tribes over Australia... [more]

$21.99

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Marchen Und Geschichten Der Beduinen Im Sinai

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Marchen Und Geschichten Der Beduinen Im Sinai

Marion Victor

Myth & legend told as fiction

Paperback

English summary: The fairy tales and stories in this book draw a colourful picture of Bedouin life and of a vanishing culture.... [more]

$60.95  $54.85

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Fairy Tales from the Brothers Grimm: A New English Version (Penguin Classics Deluxe Edition)

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Fairy Tales from the Brothers Grimm: A New English Version (Penguin Classics...

Philip Pullman

Fantasy; Myth & legend told as fiction

Paperback

The acclaimed retelling of the world's best-loved fairy tales by the #1 New York Times bestselling author of The Golden Compass... [more]

$33.95  $30.55

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Gods, Heroes, and Monsters: A Sourcebook of Greek, Roman, and Near Eastern Myths in Translation

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Gods, Heroes, and Monsters: A Sourcebook of Greek, Roman, and Near Eastern...

Carolina Lopez-Ruiz (The Ohio State University), Associate Professor of Classics Carolina Lopez-Ruiz (The Ohio State University), Carolina L[pez-Ruiz

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

Paperback

Setting itself apart from typical anthologies in classical mythology, Gods, Heroes, and Monsters: A Sourcebook of Greek, Roman,... [more]

$75.95  $68.35

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Aboriginal Tales of Australia

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Aboriginal Tales of Australia

A. W. Reed

Myth & legend told as fiction; Short stories; History; Folklore, myths & legends

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A collection of 20 stories of fable and folklore that have been told by Aboriginal tribes all over Australia for thousands... [more]

$21.99

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