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Myth & legend told as fiction

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The Saga of the Volsungs: The Norse Epic of Sigurd the Dragon Slayer

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The Saga of the Volsungs: The Norse Epic of Sigurd the Dragon Slayer

Jesse L. Byock

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

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Combines mythology, legend and human drama. This book focuses on the heroic deeds of Sigurd the dragon slayer who acquires... [more]

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Skystone (#1 Camulod Chronicles)

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Skystone (#1 Camulod Chronicles)

Jack Whyte

Fantasy; Myth & legend told as fiction; Historical fiction

Paperback

This is volume one of the Camulod Chronicles. A retired centurion, now an ironsmith, finds the secret of the mysterious ore-bearing... [more]

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Aboriginal Myths

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Aboriginal Myths

A. W. Reed

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

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A collection of stories exploring dreamtime myths through ancient images, such as the Rainbow Snake, the discovery of fire,... [more]

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Aboriginal Stories of Australia

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Aboriginal Stories of Australia

A. W. Reed

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

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A collection of traditional Aboriginal tales, myths and legends. Learn how Yhi the sun goddess introduced life to the world,... [more]

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The Odyssey

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The Odyssey

Homer

Poetry by individual poets; Literary studies: classical, early & medieval; Literary studies: poetry & poets; Classic fiction (pre c 1945); Myth & legend told as fiction

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A translation that presents Homer's poem, recounting the great wandering of Odysseus during his ten-year voyage back home... [more]

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Tales from the Greek Legends

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Tales from the Greek Legends

Edward Ferrie

Myth & legend told as fiction; Children's & Educational; Educational: Religious studies: Non-Christian religions

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Retells some of the myths of ancient Greece, with background music by Holst, Wagner and others. [more]

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Mists of Avalon (#1 Avalon)

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Mists of Avalon (#1 Avalon)

Marion Zimmer Bradley

Fantasy; Myth & legend told as fiction

Paperback

A tragic tale of the rise and fall of Camelot seen through the eyes of Camelot's women: the devout Gwenhwyfar, Arthur's Queen;... [more]

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Hippolytos

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Hippolytos

Euripides, Robert Bagg

Plays & playscripts; Literary studies: plays & playwrights; Myth & legend told as fiction

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In Euripides' drama, Hippolytus angers Aphrodite, the goddess of love, so much by worshiping the hunting goddess Artemis that... [more]

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Taliesin (#1 Pendragon Cycle)

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Taliesin (#1 Pendragon Cycle)

Stephen R Lawhead

Fantasy; Myth & legend told as fiction

Paperback

This is the adventure love story of Charis, princess from Atlantis, who escapes the terrible devastation of her land, and... [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

Paperback

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

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Kill the Farm Boy (#1 Tales of Pell)

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Kill the Farm Boy (#1 Tales of Pell)

Kevin Hearne, Delilah S Dawson

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

Paperback

In an irreverent new series in the tradition of Monty Python, the bestselling authors of the Iron Druid Chronicles and Star... [more]

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Testament of Loki (#2 Loki)

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Testament of Loki (#2 Loki)

Joanne M Harris

Fantasy; Myth & legend told as fiction; Sagas

Paperback

Originally published in Great Britain in 2018 by Orion Publishing Group --Copyright page. [more]

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Rose

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Rose

Tiffany Reisz

Horror & ghost stories; Fantasy; Erotic fiction; Myth & legend told as fiction; Romance; Adult & contemporary romance

Paperback

Bestselling author Tiffany Reisz returns with an imaginative tale of lust and magic, and the dangers unleashed when the two... [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

Paperback

`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]

$27.95

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Lux

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Lux

Elizabeth Cook

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

Paperback

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

Paperback

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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Unfinished Business (#2 Life Assistance Agency)

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Unfinished Business (#2 Life Assistance Agency)

Thomas Hocknell

Fantasy; Myth & legend told as fiction

Paperback

Unfinished Business is the second novel from bestselling author Thomas Hocknell, and is a sequel to his Fresh Talent shortlisted... [more]

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Beasts Heart

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Beasts Heart

Leife Shallcross

Fantasy; Myth & legend told as fiction

Paperback

A retelling of Beauty and the Beast in which Beast struggles to come to terms with his horrid behavior as a man, his years... [more]

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Kintu

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Kintu

Jennifer Nansubuga Makumbi

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

Paperback

An award-winning debut that vividly reimagines Uganda's troubled history through the cursed bloodline of the Kintu clan [more]

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Golden Fleece

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Golden Fleece

Robert Graves, Robert Graves

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

Paperback

Along with I, Claudius, The Golden Fleece is considered one of Robert Graves's most exciting and transporting historical novels.... [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]

$51.95

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Leprechauns: The Myths Legends and Lore

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Leprechauns: The Myths Legends and Lore

Bob Curran

Fantasy; Myth & legend told as fiction

Hardback

Explore the magic, mischief, and mystery behind Ireland's most iconic and beloved mythical creature: the leprechaun. Leprechauns... [more]

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Cassandra

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Cassandra

Sharma Shields

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

Hardback

The Cassandra follows a woman who goes to work in a top secret research facility during WWII, only to be tormented by visions... [more]

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