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Myth & legend told as fiction

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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]

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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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Unraveling

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Unraveling

Karen Lord

Crime & mystery; Adventure; Fantasy; Myth & legend told as fiction

Hardback

In this standalone fantasy novel by an award-winning author, the dark truth behind a string of unusual murders leads to an... [more]

$50.95

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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]

$29.95

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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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Gather the Fortunes (#2 Crescent City)

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Gather the Fortunes (#2 Crescent City)

Bryan Camp

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

Hardback

Camp returns to his otherworldly New Orleans of The City of Lost Fortunes for a sequel that evokes the magic, mystery, and... [more]

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The Wolf in the Whale

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The Wolf in the Whale

Jordanna Max Brodsky

Fantasy; Myth & legend told as fiction

Paperback

Interweaving Inuit and Norse mythology, The Wolf in The Whale is a magical coming-of-age tale featuring an unforgettable narrator... [more]

$22.99

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Little Darlings

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Little Darlings

Melanie Golding

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

Hardback

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

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A Thousand Ships

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A Thousand Ships

Natalie Haynes

Myth & legend told as fiction; Historical fiction; Religion & beliefs

Hardback

A feminist retelling of the Trojan War - giving voices to the women the myths forgot . . . [more]

$36.99

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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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Once Upon a River

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Once Upon a River

Diane Setterfield

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

Paperback

A dark midwinter's night in an ancient inn on the Thames. Replete with folklore, suspense and romance, as well as with the... [more]

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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]

$31.95

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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]

$49.95

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Hiddensee

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Hiddensee

Gregory Maguire

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

Paperback

Planted in the rich soil of early-nineteenth-century German Romanticism, the new novel by New York Times bestselling author... [more]

$31.95

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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]

$37.95

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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

Paperback

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

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I Hate Fairyland Vol 4: Sadly Never Afters (GN)

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I Hate Fairyland Vol 4: Sadly Never Afters (GN)

Skottie Young

Fantasy; Myth & legend told as fiction; Graphic novels; Fiction-related items

Paperback

As Gert navigates a fairy-tale netherworld with a capital H, Fairyland's... [more]

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The Silence of the Girls: Shortlisted for the Women's Prize for Fiction 2019

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The Silence of the Girls: Shortlisted for the Women's Prize for Fiction...

Pat Barker

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

Paperback

The Iliad, as experienced by the captured women living in the Greek camp in the final weeks of the Trojan War -- [more]

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Aladdin (New Translation)

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Aladdin (New Translation)

Paulo Lemos Horta (New York University)

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

Hardback

A dynamic French-Syrian translator, lauded for her lively poetic voice, tackles the enchanted world of Aladdin in this sparkling... [more]

$35.99

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The Norse Myths: Stories of The Norse Gods and Heroes Vividly Retold

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The Norse Myths: Stories of The Norse Gods and Heroes Vividly Retold

Dr Tom Birkett

Myth & legend told as fiction; Ancient history: to c 500 CE; Religion & beliefs; Folklore, myths & legends

Hardback

The greatest legends, battles and heroics of Norse Mythology, brought to life and explained in fascinating detail [more]

$49.99

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The Blue Salt Road

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The Blue Salt Road

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]

$29.99

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The Mere Wife

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The Mere Wife

Maria Dahvana Headley

Fiction & Literature; Modern & contemporary fiction (post c 1945); Myth & legend told as fiction; Folklore, myths & legends

Paperback

New York Times bestselling author Maria Dahvana Headley's fierce, feminist retelling of the classic tale of Beowulf. [more]

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Heroes: The myths of the Ancient Greek heroes retold

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Heroes: The myths of the Ancient Greek heroes retold

Stephen Fry

Poetry by individual poets; Myth & legend told as fiction; History; Religion & beliefs; Folklore, myths & legends

Hardback

Few mere mortals have ever embarked on such bold and heart-stirring adventures, overcome myriad monstrous perils, or outwitted... [more]

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A Conspiracy of Truths

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A Conspiracy of Truths

Alexandra Rowland

Political & legal thriller; Fantasy; Myth & legend told as fiction

Hardback

A wrongfully imprisoned storyteller spins stories from his jail cell that just might have the power to save him--and take... [more]

$47.95

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Lancelot

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Lancelot

Giles Kristian

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

Paperback

Treachery and jealousy rule men's hearts and the fate of Britain itself rests on a sword's edge.Set in a 5th century Britain... [more]

$32.99

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