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Myth & legend told as fiction

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Grace Year

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Grace Year

Kim Liggett

Science fiction; Myth & legend told as fiction; Feminism & feminist theory

Paperback

Tierney James lives in an isolated village where girls are banished at sixteen to the northern forest to brave the wilderness... [more]

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Tales from 1,001 Nights

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Tales from 1,001 Nights

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

Hardback

Part of Penguin's beautiful hardback Clothbound Classics series, designed by the award-winning Coralie Bickford-Smith, these... [more]

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Ness

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Ness

Robert Macfarlane, Stanley Donwood

Myth & legend told as fiction; Graphic novels: literary & memoirs; Religion & beliefs

Hardback

What happens when the land comes to life?<br /><br />Somewhere on a salt-and-shingle... [more]

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Magical Unicorn Society: The Golden Unicorn: Secrets and Legends

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Magical Unicorn Society: The Golden Unicorn: Secrets and Legends

Selwyn E. Phipps, Rae Ritchie, Oana Befort, Aitch, Harry and Zanna Goldhawk (Papio Goldhawk (Papio Press)

Fantasy; Myth & legend told as fiction; Pets (Children's&YA)

Hardback

The Magical Unicorn Society has thrown open its doors again, and invites all unicorn lovers to enjoy more enchanting tales... [more]

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Alice's Adventures in Wonderland & Through the Looking-Glass

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Alice's Adventures in Wonderland & Through the Looking-Glass

Lewis Carroll

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

Hardback

When Alice tumbles down a rabbit hole one hot summer's afternoon in pursuit of a White Rabbit, she finds herself in Wonderland.... [more]

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Jack and the Ghost

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Jack and the Ghost

Chan Poling

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

Hardback

From two beloved Minnesota musicians, a unique and moody collaboration in the form of a picture book for adults. Jack and... [more]

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Wrecker

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Wrecker

Noel O'Reilly

Myth & legend told as fiction; Historical fiction

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

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Fabulous

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Fabulous

Lucy Hughes-Hallett

Myth & legend told as fiction; Short stories

Hardback

Not since Angela Carter's The Bloody Chamber have old stories been made... [more]

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The Red Word

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The Red Word

Sarah Henstra

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

Paperback

The Red Word offers a lyrical yet eyes-wide-open account of the epic clash between fraternities' time-honoured `right to party'... [more]

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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

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

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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]

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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]

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Japanese Folktales: Classic Stories from Japans Enchanted Past (Tuttle Classics)

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Japanese Folktales: Classic Stories from Japans Enchanted Past (Tuttle Classics)...

Lucy Fraser

Anthologies (non-poetry); Classic fiction (pre c 1945); Fantasy; Myth & legend told as fiction; Languages & ESL

Paperback

Japanese Folktales is one of the most complete collections of stories translated to English and introduces the reader to the... [more]

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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]

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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]

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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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Night of Sorrows (#3 War God)

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Night of Sorrows (#3 War God)

Graham Hancock

Fantasy; Myth & legend told as fiction; Historical fiction

Paperback

The final book in the War God trilogy from internationally best-selling author Graham Hancock. [more]

$23.99

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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]

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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]

$39.99

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Hero Born (#1 Condor Heroes)

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Hero Born (#1 Condor Heroes)

Jin Yong

Fiction & Literature; Fantasy; 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]

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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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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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