DRAGONLANCE LEGENDS - TIME OF THE TWINS, WAR OF THE TWINS, TEST OF THE TWINS (DRAGONLANCE: LEGENDS #1-3) ul mage Raistlin Majere hopes to become a god. His brother Caramon, a renowned warrior, must decide whether to save him or destroy him. Torn between them is Crysania, a beautiful cleric devoted to the Light but tempted by the Darkness she sees in the mage.War of the Twins - The twins and Crysania, w..
THE RED SUN: LEGENDS OF ORKNEY in his garage and finding out his substitute English teacher is a witch, twelve-year-old Sam Baron travels through a stonefire to the magical realm of Orkney where he finally learns the truth about his past: his mother is a witch and his father is a descendant of the Norse god, Odin.
"The Red Sun..
THE MYTHS OF HAPPINESS rsky’s research-based lessons in how to find opportunity in life’s thorniest moments
In The Myths of Happiness, Sonja Lyubomirsky isolates the major turning points of adult life, looking to both achievements (marriage, children, professional satisfaction, wealth) and failures (singlehood, di..
GODS AND MYTHS OF ANCIENT EGYPT long cherished by a generation of readers, is now complemented with more than 50 new photographs and line drawings that show the gods and goddesses in their characteristic forms. Armour maintains a strong narrative thread with illuminating commentary in his lively, vigorous retelling of stories from..
101 MYTHS OF THE BIBLE: HOW ANCIENT SCRIBES INVENTED BIBLICAL HISTORY eenberg exposes the reality behind the greatest story ever told. Learn about the Egyptian myths and ancient folklore that survive in one of history's most sacred texts, and discover how:
-King David's bodyguard, not David, killed Goliath
-Noah's Ark did not land on Mount Ararat
-Samson did not ..
PARALLEL MYTHS ovoking look at the common threads woven through the world's greatest myths -- and the central role they have played through time...
THE ASSASSIN LEGENDS: MYTHS OF THE ISMA'ILIS rs have been fascinated by stories of the Assassins, their mysterious leader and their remote mountain stronghold at Alamut in Northern Iran. The legends first emerged in the 12th and 13th centuries, when Crusaders in Syria came into contact with the Nazari Isma'ilis, one of the communities of Shi'i..
WIZARDS: THE MYTHS, LEGENDS, AND LORE izardry!
For centuries, people have been mesmerized by the spectacular tales of wizards. In this book, you will uncover the mystery behind these sorcerers with folklore, mythology, and poetry from every tradition in the world. From the legendary Telchines, who were entrusted with the upbringing o..
ALI BABA AND THE FORTY THIEVES (GRAPHIC MYTHS AND LEGENDS) the tales of the Arabian Nights. It is a wondrous story, full of excitement and suspense - will Ali Baba manage to escape the terrible revenge of the robbers and their chief? But the real hero of this story is the clever servant, Morgiana, whose quick thinking saves Ali Baba's life. The exquisite i..
D'AULAIRES' BOOK OF NORSE MYTHS Aulaires once again captivate their young audience with this beautifully illustrated introduction to Norse legends, telling stories of Odin the All-father, Thor the Thunder-god and the theft of his hammer, Loki the mischievous god of the Jotun Race, and Ragnarokk, the destiny of the gods. Children m..