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Myth & legend told as fiction

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Aesop's Fables: The Cruelty of the Gods

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Aesop's Fables: The Cruelty of the Gods

Carlo Gebler

Myth & legend told as fiction; Short stories

Hardback

The greatest collection of fables ever written, updated for our turbulent times. [more]

$39.99

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Snow Glass Apples (GN)

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Snow Glass Apples (GN)

Neil Gaiman

Myth & legend told as fiction; Graphic novels; Fiction-related items; Folklore, myths & legends

Hardback

A stunning graphic novel adaptation of Neil Gaiman's retelling of Snow White. [more]

$29.99

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Great Goddesses: Life lessons from myths and monsters

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Great Goddesses: Life lessons from myths and monsters

Nikita Gill

Poetry; Myth & legend told as fiction; Short stories; Religion & beliefs; Feminism & feminist theory

Hardback

Accompanied by beautiful hand-drawn illustrations, Nikita's poems and stories weave old and forgotten tales of might, fury... [more]

$29.99

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All the Ever Afters: The Untold Story of Cinderella's Stepmother

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All the Ever Afters: The Untold Story of Cinderella's Stepmother

Danielle Teller

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

Paperback

In the vein of Wicked, The Woodcutter, and Boy, Snow, Bird, a luminous reimagining of a classic tale, told from the perspective... [more]

$29.99

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The Hand, the Eye and the Heart

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The Hand, the Eye and the Heart

Zoe Marriott

Myth & legend told as fiction

Paperback

A rising star of fantasy fiction. The Times Richly imagined yet sharply topical. You'll fall in love with Zhi. L. A.... [more]

$17.99

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Wrecker

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Wrecker

Noel O'Reilly

Myth & legend told as fiction; Historical fiction

Paperback

`Compelling' Sunday Times A powerful debut exploring the dark side of Cornwall - the wrecking and... [more]

$19.99

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The Earlie King & the Kid in Yellow

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The Earlie King & the Kid in Yellow

Danny Denton

Modern & contemporary fiction (post c 1945); Thriller & suspense; Myth & legend told as fiction; Celtic religion & mythology

Paperback

A noir thriller, a lyric romance and a dystopian saga in one fearless debut novel [more]

$19.99

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The Story of a Nutcracker

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The Story of a Nutcracker

Alexandre Dumas

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

Paperback

Discover the real story behind the famous Nutcracker Christmas ballet, as told by Alexandre Dumas `How could you imagine,... [more]

$16.99

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The Fall of Gondolin

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The Fall of Gondolin

J. R. R. Tolkien

Fantasy; Myth & legend told as fiction

Paperback

In the Tale of The Fall of Gondolin are two of the greatest powers in the world. There is Morgoth of the uttermost evil, unseen... [more]

$39.99

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Fairytale

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Fairytale

Danielle Steel

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

Paperback

Fairytale is a modern-day Cinderella story, featuring a brave heroine, and suitably despicable villains. [more]

$16.99

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Unkindness of Magicians

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Unkindness of Magicians

Kat Howard

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

Paperback

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

$24.99

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Spinning Silver

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Spinning Silver

Naomi Novik

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

Paperback

By the award-winning author of Uprooted, Spinning Silver is a new take on the classic fairytale Rumpelstiltskin. [more]

$29.99

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The Penguin Book of Norse Myths: Gods of the Vikings

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The Penguin Book of Norse Myths: Gods of the Vikings

Kevin Crossley-Holland

Myth & legend told as fiction

Paperback

Dramatic, compelling and comprehensive, this title retells the great cycle of Norse myths for the modern reader. [more]

$29.99

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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]

$18.99

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Of Men and Angels

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Of Men and Angels

Michael Arditti

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

Hardback

Award-winning, bestselling author Michael Arditti's tenth novel that documents the history of homophobia and religion. [more]

$34.99

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: Scheherezade (1953): Tales from the Thousand and One Nights

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: Scheherezade (1953): Tales from the Thousand and One Nights

A. J. Arberry

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

Paperback

First published in 1953, this translation of part of the Arabian Nights by A. J. Arberry offers four famous stories in modern... [more]

$58.99

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Miss Subways

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Miss Subways

David Duchovny

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

Hardback

A supernatural New York love story. [more]

$36.99

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A Hero Born: Legends of the Condor Heroes Vol. 1

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A Hero Born: Legends of the Condor Heroes Vol. 1

Jin Yong

Fiction & Literature; Myth & legend told as fiction; Fiction in translation

Paperback

The most popular series by the most successful Chinese author - a cultural monument translated into English for the first... [more]

$32.99

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The Earlie King & the Kid in Yellow

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The Earlie King & the Kid in Yellow

Danny Denton

Fiction & Literature; Modern & contemporary fiction (post c 1945); Thriller & suspense; Myth & legend told as fiction; Celtic religion & mythology

Paperback

Ireland is flooded, derelict. It never stops raining. The Kid in Yellow has stolen the babba from the Earlie King. Why? Something... [more]

$29.99

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The King of Birds

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The King of Birds

Alexander Utkin

Myth & legend told as fiction; Graphic novels

Hardback

An exciting retelling of the tale of the King of Birds from Russian folklore. Alexander Utkin's soft but bold illustrations... [more]

$27.99

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Folk

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Folk

Zoe Gilbert

Fiction & Literature; Myth & legend told as fiction; Folklore, myths & legends

Hardback

A captivating, magical and haunting debut novel of breathtaking imagination, from the winner of the 2014 Costa Short Story... [more]

$35.00

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Erinland

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Erinland

Kathryn Berryman

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

Paperback

Two troubled young adults find themselves key players in a deadly game that spans the 21st century and the Viking Age. [more]

$25.00

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The Hidden People

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The Hidden People

Alison Littlewood

Historical mysteries; Fantasy; 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]

$19.99

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Lucifer by Moonlight: A Modern Fable

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Lucifer by Moonlight: A Modern Fable

Patrice Chaplin

Myth & legend told as fiction; Religious & spiritual fiction; Spirituality & religious experience

Paperback

An imaginative portrayal of Lucifer in the modern day. [more]

$27.99

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Shahnameh: The Epic of the Persian Kings

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Shahnameh: The Epic of the Persian Kings

Ferdowsi

Myth & legend told as fiction

Hardback

Vividly translated and lushly illustrated, this edition of the Persian epic Shahnameh is fully illuminated for new audiences.... [more]

$156.95

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