Our search has the following Google-type functionality:
If you use '+' at the start of a word, that word will be present in the search results.
eg. Harry +Potter
Search results will contain 'Potter'.
If you use '-' at the start of a word, that word will be absent in the search results.
eg. Harry -Potter
Search results will not contain 'Potter'.
If you use 'AND' between 2 words, then both those words will be present in the search results.
eg. Harry AND Potter
Search results will contain both 'Harry' and 'Potter'.
NOTE: AND will only work with single words not phrases.
If you use 'OR' between 2 single words, then either or both of those words will be present in the search results.
eg. 'Harry OR Potter'
Search results will contain just 'Harry', or just 'Potter', or both 'Harry' and 'Potter'.
NOTE: OR will only work with single words not phrases.
If you use 'NOT' before a word, that word will be absent in the search results. (This is the same as using the minus symbol).
eg. 'Harry NOT Potter'
Search results will not contain 'Potter'.
NOTE: NOT will only work with single words not phrases.
If you use double quotation marks around words, those words will be present in that order.
eg. "Harry Potter"
Search results will contain 'Harry Potter', but not 'Potter Harry'.
NOTE: "" cannot be combined with AND, OR & NOT searches.
If you use '*' in a word, it performs a wildcard search, as it signifies any number of characters. (Searches cannot start with a wildcard).
Search results will contain words starting with 'Pot' and ending in 'er', such as 'Potter'.
A story of unquestioned devotion and righteousness, Sundarkaand is an episode from the Hindu epic Ramayana, where Hanuman... [more]
No event in our world is real, my friend. Everything that occurs in this universe is illusory... And in a world of appearances,... [more]
The world first publication of a previously unknown work by J.R.R. Tolkien, which tells the extraordinary story of the final... [more]
Draupadi was a beautiful princess who was born out of a fire and with a strange destiny -- this is her story of struggle and... [more]
On Beasts and Beauties, on which Carol Ann Duffy and Melly Still also collaborated: 'The first night audience did not exit... [more]
Hercules battled gods, men and monsters in a lifetime of violence and destruction. Today, Hercules is best known for his 'twelve... [more]
Accepting the quest in order to regain his kingdom, Jason assembled a crew of legendary heroes, including Hercules, Orpheus,... [more]
The story begun in The Crystal Cave and continued in The Hollow Hills reaches its climax in The Last Enchantment, the final... [more]
This abridgment is based on the 2007 edition --Colophon. [more]
Ancient legend tells of an army of knights that will remain sleeping until the last days. The knights are waking up. [more]
The legend of King Arthur has retained its appeal and popularity through the ages: Mordred's treason, the knightly exploits... [more]
O'Connor introduces readers to the Queen of the gods and goddesses in the Pantheon. This volume tells the tales of the many... [more]
The fairy tale lives again in this book of 40 new stories by some of the biggest names in contemporary fiction--Michael Cunningham,... [more]
This title is a unique and practical guide to the arts of creative writing. It gives a historical perspective on the storyteller's... [more]
Forty of the most famous and celebrated stories from the Brothers Grimm translated and edited by a leading professor of folklore.... [more]
Intangible things, traps in the mind, that voice we hear, the stop-start understanding, the ongoing bewilderment, the fear.'... [more]
Dubravka Ugresic retells the myth of Baba Yaga -one of the most famous stories in Russian and Eastern European mythology.... [more]
Michael Ward argues convincingly that medieval cosmology, a subject which fascinated Lewis throughout his life, provides the... [more]
Exploring the way food is used to seduce, and coerce within children's literature, and its readers, this book tackles questions... [more]
An original, mischievous rites of passage novel which will delight fans of offbeat fiction such as `Salmon Fishing in the... [more]
Including bears in chains, the circus bears of Bristol, the Victorian sewer bears and the spirit bears of the early years,... [more]
Ice Land is an epic tale of forbidden love infused with the rich history and mythology of Iceland. [more]
This de luxe collector's edition features the first edition text and contains a facsimile page of Tolkien's original manuscript.... [more]
Published here alongside their evocative original illustrations, these fairy tales by the celebrated playwright and poet include... [more]
Celebrated performers, including Gillian Anderson, America Ferrera, Whoopi Goldberg, and Alan Rickman, donate their talents... [more]