Keywords: Mythology

Soothsayer: Magic Is All Around Us

Soothsayer: Magic Is All Around Us


Allison Sipe

ISBN:
Year of publication: 2015

SOOTHSAYER Magic is all around us ALLISON SIPE To Eric, Thank you for all your love and support. Without you Soothsayer would still be sitting on the shelf collecting dust. You and I are not the polite people that live in poems. We are blessed and cursed by our times. Guinevere Prologue England, 1782 Utter darkness enveloped the world around us, the air thick with mist. I couldnt see anything beyond my own feet. The trees rose up out of the ground like hands of the dead, cold and lifeless. The ...

Keywords: Arthurian Fairy Tales Fantasy Literature & Fiction Mythology Mythology & Folk Tales Paranormal & Urban Science Fiction & Fantasy сказочная фантастика
Snow Glass Apples: A Play for Voices

Snow Glass Apples: A Play for Voices


Neil Gaiman
Jack Zipes
George Walker

ISBN:
Year of publication: 2011

Snow, Glass, Apples Copyright c 1994 Neil GaimanI do not know what manner of thing she is. None of us do. She killedher mother in the birthing, but thats never enough to account forit. They call me wise, but I am far from wise, for all that I foresawfragments of it, frozen moments caught in pools of water or in thecold glass of my mirror. If I were wise I would not have tried tochange what I saw. If I were wise I would have killed myself beforeever I encountered her, before ever I caught ...

Keywords: Fairy Tales Fantasy Genre Fiction Horror Literature & Fiction Mythology & Folk Tales Science Fiction & Fantasy
Circe

Circe


Madeline Miller

ISBN: 9780316556330
Year of publication: 2018

The characters and events in this book are fictitious.Any similarity to real persons, living or dead, is coincidental and not intended by the author. Copyright 2018 by Madeline Miller Cover design by Will Staehle Author photograph by Nina Subin Cover copyright 2018 by Hachette Book Group, Inc. Hachette Book Group supports the right to free expression and the value of copyright.The purpose of copyright is to encourage writers and artists to produce the creative works that enrich our culture. ...

Keywords: Fiction Literary Mythology & Sagas
Jonathan Livingston Seagull: The New Complete Edition

Jonathan Livingston Seagull: The New Complete Edition


Richard Bach
Russell Munson

ISBN:
Year of publication: 2014

Contents Part One Part Two Part Three Part Four Last Words About the Author To the real Jonathan Seagull, who lives within us all JonathanLivingstonSeagull.com It was morning, and the new sun sparkled gold across the ripples of a gentle sea. A mile from shore a fishing boat chummed the water, and the word for Breakfast Flock flashed through the air, till a crowd of a thousand seagulls came to dodge and fight for bits of food. It was another busy day beginning. But way off alone, out by himself ...

Keywords: American Classics Contemporary Contemporary Fiction Encyclopedias Fairy Tales Fantasy Fiction Genre Fiction Inspirational Literary Literary Fiction Literature & Fiction Metaphysical Mythology & Folk Tales Reference Religion & Spirituality Science Fiction & Fantasy Spirituality United States
Promise Bound

Promise Bound


Anne Greenwood Brown

ISBN: 9780385371292
Year of publication: 2014

Promise Bound Lies Beneath - 3 by Anne Greenwood Brown For Sammy, Matt, and Sophie, who changed my world forever PROLOGUE CALDER Jack Pettit was dead but louder than ever. Pavati might have put an end to his obsessive mission to out the merpeople, but it wasnt like we were rid of him. Lilywho had a knack for blaming herself for everythingwould never forgive herself for his death, and Gabby Pettits incessant calls made sure shed never forget. Still, Gabby hadnt been the only one affecting Lilys ...

Keywords: Mythology
The Hum and the Shiver

The Hum and the Shiver


Alex Bledsoe

ISBN: 9780765327444
Year of publication: 2011

Alex Bledsoe THE HUM AND THE SHIVER To Jennifer Goree, for the title and the music 1 A screech owl stood on the porch rail, its tiny talons scratching against the wood. The dawn light made the tufts of its wind-ruffled feathers look jagged and bloody. The bird had a voice far out of proportion to its size, and was intimately acquainted with the night winds that guided the Tufa destiny. It was also, when seen during the day, an omen of death. So when Chloe Hyatt, a pureblood Tufa, saw it through ...

Keywords: & Fairy Tales; Folk Tales; Legends Mythology
SWORD AT SUNSET

SWORD AT SUNSET


Rosemary Sutcliff

ISBN: 9781556527593
Year of publication: 1971

Sword at Sunset Rosemary Sutcliff JUST as the saga of Charlemagne and his paladins is the Matter of France, so for fourteen hundred years or so, the Arthurian Legend has been the Matter of Britain. A tradition at first, then a hero-tale gathering to itself fresh detail and fresh glories and the rainbow colors of romance as it went along, until with Sir Thomas Malory it came to its fullest flowering. But of late years historians and anthropologists have come more and more to the belief that the ...

Keywords: & & 449-1066 Arthurian Romances Aruthur Britons Fairy Tales Fairy Tales; Folk Tales; Legends Fantasy Fantasy Fiction Fiction Folk Tales General Great Britain Great Britain - History - Anglo-Saxon Period Great Britain - History - Anglo-Saxon Period; 449-1066 Historical Historical Fiction Kings and Rulers Knights and Knighthood Legends Mythology Mythology
The Last Stormdancer

The Last Stormdancer


Jay Kristoff

ISBN:
Year of publication: 2013

The Last Stormdancer The Lotus War 0.6 by Jay Kristoff All I taste is blood. All I see is red. All I know is rage. I plummet from the sky, wind clawing at my eyes. Warm and scarlet painted thick upon my tongue. Wings pressed tight to my flanks, lighting crackling along my feathertips. My beak is open and I am roaring, bellowing like the storm itself, impossible brightness cracking the skies, black clouds closing at my back as if I were a player stepping out for one last turn upon the stage. My ...

Keywords: Dystopia Mythology
Half-Blood

Half-Blood


Jennifer L Armentrout

ISBN:
Year of publication: 2011

Half-Blood Covenant Jennifer L. Armentrout Spencer Hill Press The Covenant Series Daimon A short prequel to Half-Blood, available as a free download at www.SpencerHil Press.com Half-Blood Pure April 2012 Deity November 2012 For Kathy Youre missed and loved by many Pronunciation Guide for Half-Blood Daimon: DEE-mun Aether: EE-ther Hematoi: HEM-a-toy Apol yon: a-POL-ee-on Agapi Mou: ah-GAH-pee MOO Akasha: ah-KAH-sha CHAPTER 1 MY EYES SNAPPED OPEN AS THE FREAKISH SIXTH sense kicked my fight or ...

Keywords: demons elemental magic Greek gods mythology urban fantasy YA