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Myth & legend told as fiction

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Beowulf

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Beowulf

Stephen Mitchell

Poetry; Modern & contemporary fiction (post c 1945); Myth & legend told as fiction; Religious & spiritual fiction; Fiction in translation; Christian life & practice

Hardback

A widely celebrated translator's vivid, accessible, and elegantly concise rendering of an ancient English masterpiece [more]

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Mad Hatters and March Hares

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Mad Hatters and March Hares

Ellen Datlow

Anthologies (non-poetry); Fantasy; Myth & legend told as fiction

Hardback

From master anthologist Ellen Datlow comes an all-original of weird tales inspired by the strangeness of Lewis Carroll's Alice's... [more]

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Into the Drowning Deep (Newsflesh)

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Into the Drowning Deep (Newsflesh)

Mira Grant

Adventure; Horror & ghost stories; Science fiction; Fantasy; Myth & legend told as fiction

Hardback

New York Times bestselling author Mira Grant returns with a razor-sharp tale of the horrors that lie beneath . . . [more]

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A Pocketful of Crows

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A Pocketful of Crows

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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Norse Mythology

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Norse Mythology

Neil Gaiman

Myth & legend told as fiction; Humanities

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Remarkable.... Gaiman has provided an enchanting contemporary interpretation of the Viking ethos. -Lisa L. Hannett, Atlantic... [more]

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Prey of Gods

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Prey of Gods

Nicky Drayden

Fantasy; Myth & legend told as fiction

Paperback

In South Africa, the future looks promising. Personal robots are making life easier for the working class. The government... [more]

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This Water: Five Tales

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This Water: Five Tales

Beverley Farmer

Fiction & Literature; Myth & legend told as fiction; Short stories

Paperback

This is likely to be the last work by Beverley Farmer, one of Australia's great prose stylists, and a pioneer of women's writing,... [more]

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Hook's Tale: Being the Account of an Unjustly Villainized Pirate Written by Himself

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Hook's Tale: Being the Account of an Unjustly Villainized Pirate Written...

John Leonard Pielmeier

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

Hardback

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

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Queen of Storm and Shadow (#4 Elven Ways)

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Queen of Storm and Shadow (#4 Elven Ways)

Jenna Rhodes

Fantasy; Myth & legend told as fiction

Paperback

<b><i>The Queen of Storm and Shadow</i> is the fourth and final book in the acclaimed Elven Ways high fantasy series.</b>... [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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Redder Than Blood

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Redder Than Blood

Tanith Lee

Fantasy; Myth & legend told as fiction

Paperback

More information forthcoming from Penguin USA [more]

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Phantom Pains (#2 Arcadia Project)

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Phantom Pains (#2 Arcadia Project)

Mishell Baker

Fantasy; Myth & legend told as fiction

Paperback

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Excalibur: Warlord Chronicles #3

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Excalibur: Warlord Chronicles #3

Bernard Cornwell

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

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The Saxons, sensing the disunity of the Britons, seize the chance to destroy Arthur. The climax of the war comes with the... [more]

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Enemy of God: Warlord Chronicles #2

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Enemy of God: Warlord Chronicles #2

Bernard Cornwell

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

Paperback

Having reinvented the legend of Arthur in his bestselling The Winter King , Cornwell resumes his magical recreation of the... [more]

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The Winter King: Warlord Chronicles #1

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The Winter King: Warlord Chronicles #1

Bernard Cornwell

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

Paperback

The first in a trilogy depicting the story of Arthur. It is an epic tale of a struggle conducted by a man who, despite final... [more]

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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]

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Bond Undone (#2 Condor Heroes)

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Bond Undone (#2 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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Beren and Luthien

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Beren and Luthien

J. R. R. Tolkien

Fantasy; Myth & legend told as fiction

Hardback

Painstakingly restored from Tolkien's manuscripts and presented for the first time as a continuous and standalone story, the... [more]

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Bearly in Control (#1 Shifter Undercover)

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Bearly in Control (#1 Shifter Undercover)

Milly Taiden

Fantasy; Myth & legend told as fiction

Paperback

For vet and animal whisperer Charli Avers, talking to bears is all in a day's work. But when she finds a man-a very sexy,... [more]

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An Unreliable Man

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An Unreliable Man

Jostein Gaarder

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

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From the internationally bestselling author of Sophie's World, a novel about loneliness, language, lies and the power of storytelling.... [more]

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Norse Myths

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Norse Myths

Jake Jackson

Myth & legend told as fiction; Religion & beliefs

Paperback

The Viking gods fought a constant battle with nature. Odin, Thor and Loki are just some of the familiar characters that maintain... [more]

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Hidden People

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Hidden People

Alison Littlewood

Historical mysteries; Horror & ghost stories; Myth & legend told as fiction

Paperback

The bestselling author of Richard & Judy Book Club hit The Cold Season returns with a chilling mystery - where superstition... [more]

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Tinker King (#2 Unnaturalists)

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Tinker King (#2 Unnaturalists)

Tiffany Trent

Modern & contemporary fiction (post c 1945); Science fiction; Fantasy; Myth & legend told as fiction; Children's & young adult fiction & true stories

Paperback

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

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Unnaturalists (#1 Unnaturalists)

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Unnaturalists (#1 Unnaturalists)

Tiffany Trent

Modern & contemporary fiction (post c 1945); Science fiction; Fantasy; Myth & legend told as fiction; Children's & young adult fiction & true stories

Paperback

In an alternate London where magical creatures are called Unnaturals and preserved in a museum, two teens find themselves... [more]

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Lay Of Aotrou And Itroun

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Lay Of Aotrou And Itroun

J. R. R. Tolkien

Fantasy; Myth & legend told as fiction

Hardback

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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