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    • Japanese Mythology

    • A Captivating Guide to Japanese Folklore, Myths, Fairy Tales, Yokai, Heroes and Heroines
    • By: Matt Clayton
    • Narrated by: Dryw McArthur
    • Length: 1 hr and 43 mins
    • Unabridged
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      4.5 out of 5 stars 34
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      4 out of 5 stars 32
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    Japan is a single nation, but its origins are so old, and often, so fragmented, that unified mythology and folklore can be difficult to point to. Still, there are some key texts, tales, and characters we can focus on which will give us a pretty good sense of Japanese mythology. In this audiobook, you'll discover stories of mystery, horror, and romance while simultaneously learning about the Japanese culture.

    • 3 out of 5 stars
    • Please get a native speaker to read.

    • By Anthony on 08-03-18
    • A Captivating Guide to Japanese Folklore, Myths, Fairy Tales, Yokai, Heroes and Heroines
    • By: Matt Clayton
    • Narrated by: Dryw McArthur
    • Length: 1 hr and 43 mins
    • Release date: 05-25-18
    • 4.5 out of 5 stars 34 ratings

    Regular price: $6.95

    • Asian Mythology

    • A Captivating Guide to Chinese Mythology, Japanese Mythology and Hindu Mythology
    • By: Matt Clayton
    • Narrated by: Randy Whitlow
    • Length: 5 hrs and 49 mins
    • Unabridged
    • Overall
      4.5 out of 5 stars 25
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      4.5 out of 5 stars 25
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      4.5 out of 5 stars 25

    Introducing an Asian mythology trilogy from the creator of the Captivating History series. This book includes three captivating books.

    • 5 out of 5 stars
    • Asian Mythology

    • By Wsil Ali on 09-06-18
    • A Captivating Guide to Chinese Mythology, Japanese Mythology and Hindu Mythology
    • By: Matt Clayton
    • Narrated by: Randy Whitlow
    • Length: 5 hrs and 49 mins
    • Release date: 08-27-18
    • 4.5 out of 5 stars 25 ratings

    Regular price: $19.95

    • Egyptian Mythology

    • Captivating Egyptian Myths of Egyptian Gods, Goddesses, and Legendary Creatures
    • By: Matt Clayton
    • Narrated by: Randy Whitlow
    • Length: 4 hrs and 22 mins
    • Unabridged
    • Overall
      4.5 out of 5 stars 29
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      4.5 out of 5 stars 28
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      4.5 out of 5 stars 27

    It can be challenging to find a comprehensive and engaging collection of Egyptian myths considering the number of versions and translations available. However, look no further, as you have found a captivating audiobook that includes many of the most popular Egyptian myths in an easy-to-listen-to format.   

    • 5 out of 5 stars
    • Plain Language

    • By Isa on 07-12-18
    • Captivating Egyptian Myths of Egyptian Gods, Goddesses, and Legendary Creatures
    • By: Matt Clayton
    • Narrated by: Randy Whitlow
    • Length: 4 hrs and 22 mins
    • Release date: 06-21-18
    • 4.5 out of 5 stars 29 ratings

    Regular price: $14.95

    • Chinese Mythology

    • A Captivating Guide to Chinese Folklore Including Fairy Tales, Myths, and Legends from Ancient China
    • By: Matt Clayton
    • Narrated by: Randy Whitlow
    • Length: 2 hrs and 2 mins
    • Unabridged
    • Overall
      5 out of 5 stars 28
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      5 out of 5 stars 26
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      4.5 out of 5 stars 26

     

    This amazing collection of Chinese myths will allow you to enter the Chinese mind, so you can gather secrets and wisdom from a proud and respected country. 

    • 5 out of 5 stars
    • helped me

    • By carious on 07-29-18
    • A Captivating Guide to Chinese Folklore Including Fairy Tales, Myths, and Legends from Ancient China
    • By: Matt Clayton
    • Narrated by: Randy Whitlow
    • Length: 2 hrs and 2 mins
    • Release date: 07-16-18
    • 5 out of 5 stars 28 ratings

    Regular price: $6.95

    • Norse Mythology: A Captivating Guide to Norse Folklore Including Fairy Tales, Legends, Sagas and Myths of the Norse Gods and Heroes

    • By: Matt Clayton
    • Narrated by: Dryw McArthur
    • Length: 3 hrs and 42 mins
    • Unabridged
    • Overall
      4.5 out of 5 stars 40
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      4.5 out of 5 stars 39
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      4.5 out of 5 stars 39

    The stories from Norse mythology linger in our culture today. Four days of our week are named after members of the Norse pantheon (Tyr, Woden (Odin), Thor, and Frigg). Wagner’s Ring Cycle has kept one version of one of the great Norse stories alive in the minds of music lovers. Fans of modern fantasy will find many echoes of the Norse tales as well. Something in these old and puzzling stories still has the power to move and unsettle us and to inspire new acts of creation. This audiobook will give you a brief introduction to some of the best-known myths.

    • 3 out of 5 stars
    • Good stories.

    • By Mario Ramos on 05-16-18

    Regular price: $14.95

    • Hindu Mythology

    • A Captivating Guide to Hindu Myths, Hindu Gods, and Hindu Goddesses
    • By: Matt Clayton
    • Narrated by: Randy Whitlow
    • Length: 2 hrs and 4 mins
    • Unabridged
    • Overall
      5 out of 5 stars 28
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      5 out of 5 stars 28
    • Story
      4.5 out of 5 stars 28

    The stories in Hindu myth stem from traditions within Hinduism, drawing on stories from ancient texts, like the Ramayana and the Mahabharata. Keep in mind that because different versions of Hinduism inspire different people, many different versions of the stories float through the jungle and over the stones of temples and traditions. The stories in this volume are my version, though I’ve stuck as closely to the original myths and legends as imagination allows. 

    • 5 out of 5 stars
    • Thanks to the Author

    • By Ellison on 06-04-18
    • A Captivating Guide to Hindu Myths, Hindu Gods, and Hindu Goddesses
    • By: Matt Clayton
    • Narrated by: Randy Whitlow
    • Length: 2 hrs and 4 mins
    • Release date: 05-25-18
    • 5 out of 5 stars 28 ratings

    Regular price: $6.95

    • Roman Mythology: Captivating Roman Myths of Roman Gods, Goddesses, Heroes and Mythological Creatures

    • By: Matt Clayton
    • Narrated by: Randy Whitlow
    • Length: 3 hrs and 42 mins
    • Unabridged
    • Overall
      5 out of 5 stars 25
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      5 out of 5 stars 25
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      4.5 out of 5 stars 25

    If you're looking for a collection of Roman myths that speaks to all ages then keep listening....Feats of strength and skill, monsters, magic, divine interventions, and the overcoming of impossible odds by larger-than-life figures all feature in this audiobook. The Roman myths contained in this collection will be brought to life so all the details are more than merely a bunch of dry facts. Not only does this audiobook offer captivating stories for you to enjoy, but it also gives you impressive knowledge about history.

    • 5 out of 5 stars
    • I'm Happy With This

    • By Autumn in Spring on 09-15-18

    Regular price: $14.95

    • Greek Mythology

    • A Captivating Guide to the Ancient Gods, Goddesses, Heroes, and Monsters
    • By: Matt Clayton
    • Narrated by: JD Kelly
    • Length: 1 hr and 58 mins
    • Unabridged
    • Overall
      4.5 out of 5 stars 38
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      4.5 out of 5 stars 37
    • Story
      4.5 out of 5 stars 37

    This audiobook includes some of the standard views of Greek myth and history but also tantalizes your imagination with the possibilities that lie behind myth and legend. By the time you are finished with this book, you will have a good appreciation for the nature of Greek mythology and the gods, monsters, and heroes which populate it.

    • 5 out of 5 stars
    • Fantastic Audiobook

    • By Aston on 10-02-17
    • A Captivating Guide to the Ancient Gods, Goddesses, Heroes, and Monsters
    • By: Matt Clayton
    • Narrated by: JD Kelly
    • Length: 1 hr and 58 mins
    • Release date: 03-10-17
    • 4.5 out of 5 stars 38 ratings

    Regular price: $6.95

    • Greek Mythology

    • A Captivating Introduction to Greek Myths of Greek Gods, Goddesses, Heroes, and Monsters
    • By: Matt Clayton
    • Narrated by: Dryw McArthur
    • Length: 3 hrs and 10 mins
    • Unabridged
    • Overall
      5 out of 5 stars 26
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      5 out of 5 stars 26
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      4.5 out of 5 stars 26

    This comprehensive collection introduces you to Greek mythology and will also captivate your attention and imagination, so you can relive the tales of the most fabulous Greek gods, goddesses, heroes, and monsters.

    • 5 out of 5 stars
    • Listen before reading the actual works

    • By Paul on 07-11-18
    • A Captivating Introduction to Greek Myths of Greek Gods, Goddesses, Heroes, and Monsters
    • By: Matt Clayton
    • Narrated by: Dryw McArthur
    • Length: 3 hrs and 10 mins
    • Release date: 06-27-18
    • 5 out of 5 stars 26 ratings

    Regular price: $14.95

    • Celtic Mythology: A Captivating Guide to the Gods, Sagas and Beliefs

    • By: Matt Clayton
    • Narrated by: Dryw McArthur
    • Length: 2 hrs and 23 mins
    • Unabridged
    • Overall
      4.5 out of 5 stars 81
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      4.5 out of 5 stars 78
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      4 out of 5 stars 78

    The Celts were a people who lived throughout central Europe from about the 500s BC to the AD 700s. In this audiobook, you will discover the various aspects of Celtic beliefs, gods, and sagas, gaining a general overall picture of their culture. Their stories will be brought to life so all the details are more than merely a bunch of dry facts. We will enter their world and recreate it in as much detail as possible, from the little bit we know for certain, combined with ancillary facts from the various sciences.

    • 5 out of 5 stars
    • Easy to follow.

    • By Sheila Lopez on 12-10-17

    Regular price: $6.95

    • Mythology

    • A Captivating Guide to Greek Mythology, Egyptian Mythology, and Norse Mythology
    • By: Matt Clayton
    • Narrated by: JD Kelly
    • Length: 5 hrs and 14 mins
    • Unabridged
    • Overall
      4 out of 5 stars 64
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      4.5 out of 5 stars 60
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      4.5 out of 5 stars 58

    Discover captivating beliefs of the ancient Greeks, Egyptians, and Vikings in this book on mythology that contains three manuscripts. The first manuscript in this bundle is the best-seller called Greek Mythology: A Captivating Guide to the Ancient Gods, Goddesses, Heroes, and Monsters.

    • 4 out of 5 stars
    • Where did the time Go?

    • By Kenyon Martin on 04-17-18
    • A Captivating Guide to Greek Mythology, Egyptian Mythology, and Norse Mythology
    • By: Matt Clayton
    • Narrated by: JD Kelly
    • Length: 5 hrs and 14 mins
    • Release date: 03-23-17
    • 4 out of 5 stars 64 ratings

    Regular price: $19.95

    • Egyptian Mythology

    • Captivating Stories of the Gods, Goddesses, Monsters and Mortals
    • By: Matt Clayton
    • Narrated by: JD Kelly
    • Length: 1 hr and 46 mins
    • Unabridged
    • Overall
      4.5 out of 5 stars 46
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      4.5 out of 5 stars 45
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      4.5 out of 5 stars 45

    This book on Egyptian mythology is part of the best-selling series, Norse Mythology - Egyptian Mythology - Greek Mythology. In this ultimate guide on Egyptian mythology, you will discover captivating stories of the gods, goddesses, monsters, and mortals.

    • 5 out of 5 stars
    • amazingly enlightening read..

    • By Kemetra on 03-02-18
    • Captivating Stories of the Gods, Goddesses, Monsters and Mortals
    • By: Matt Clayton
    • Narrated by: JD Kelly
    • Length: 1 hr and 46 mins
    • Release date: 03-13-17
    • 4.5 out of 5 stars 46 ratings

    Regular price: $6.95

    • Roman Mythology

    • A Captivating Guide to Roman Gods, Goddesses, and Mythological Creatures
    • By: Matt Clayton
    • Narrated by: Dryw McArthur
    • Length: 2 hrs and 27 mins
    • Unabridged
    • Overall
      5 out of 5 stars 29
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      5 out of 5 stars 29
    • Story
      4.5 out of 5 stars 29

    In this audiobook, you will discover many fascinating aspects of the Roman gods, goddesses, and mythological creatures. Each of the first six chapters begins with a narrative scene which helps bring the legendary and mythical characters to life.

    • 5 out of 5 stars
    • For me a good start into Roman Myths

    • By Sheena on 11-30-17
    • A Captivating Guide to Roman Gods, Goddesses, and Mythological Creatures
    • By: Matt Clayton
    • Narrated by: Dryw McArthur
    • Length: 2 hrs and 27 mins
    • Release date: 11-23-17
    • 5 out of 5 stars 29 ratings

    Regular price: $6.95

    • Celtic Mythology

    • Captivating Celtic Myths of Celtic Gods, Goddesses, Heroes, and Legendary Creatures
    • By: Matt Clayton
    • Narrated by: Randy Whitlow
    • Length: 3 hrs and 31 mins
    • Unabridged
    • Overall
      5 out of 5 stars 25
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      5 out of 5 stars 25
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      5 out of 5 stars 25

    If you're looking for a collection of Celtic myths that speaks to all ages then keep reading… Giants and fairies, druidical magic, impossible deeds done by heroes: all of these are features of Celtic myths and legends. In this book, you will discover heroic stories about gods and goddesses and epic tales of love and betrayal all filled with spiritualism and even occasional humor. The Celtic myths will be brought to life so all the details are more than merely a bunch of dry facts. 

    • 5 out of 5 stars
    • OUt of this world

    • By Mira Wilson on 08-17-18
    • Captivating Celtic Myths of Celtic Gods, Goddesses, Heroes, and Legendary Creatures
    • By: Matt Clayton
    • Narrated by: Randy Whitlow
    • Length: 3 hrs and 31 mins
    • Release date: 08-10-18
    • 5 out of 5 stars 25 ratings

    Regular price: $14.95

    • Greek Mythology

    • Captivating Greek Myths of Greek Gods, Goddesses, Monsters and Heroes
    • By: Matt Clayton
    • Narrated by: Dryw McArthur
    • Length: 1 hr and 46 mins
    • Unabridged
    • Overall
      5 out of 5 stars 28
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      4.5 out of 5 stars 28
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      4 out of 5 stars 28

    This audiobook on Greek mythology will take you on a captivating journey, so you can experience the enjoyment of the entertaining stories while also learning about the Greek myths that lie at the roots of Western language, culture, and civilization. Explore the captivating myths of the Greek gods and heroes.

    • 5 out of 5 stars
    • Learn fun facts about Greek Gods

    • By James on 05-12-18
    • Captivating Greek Myths of Greek Gods, Goddesses, Monsters and Heroes
    • By: Matt Clayton
    • Narrated by: Dryw McArthur
    • Length: 1 hr and 46 mins
    • Release date: 05-02-18
    • 5 out of 5 stars 28 ratings

    Regular price: $6.95

    • Norse Mythology

    • Captivating Stories of the Gods, Sagas and Heroes
    • By: Matt Clayton
    • Narrated by: JD Kelly
    • Length: 1 hr and 29 mins
    • Unabridged
    • Overall
      5 out of 5 stars 48
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      5 out of 5 stars 41
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      5 out of 5 stars 42

    Though the world came to know of the Norse and their legends through Roman interaction at about the time of Christ, most of what we came to know were handed-down from folk tales gathered by native writers like Snorri Sturluson (c. 1179 - 1241). This was from a time when the Norse had already been converted to Christianity.

    • 4 out of 5 stars
    • Very interesting

    • By E. Allison on 04-30-18
    • Captivating Stories of the Gods, Sagas and Heroes
    • By: Matt Clayton
    • Narrated by: JD Kelly
    • Length: 1 hr and 29 mins
    • Release date: 12-28-16
    • 5 out of 5 stars 48 ratings

    Regular price: $6.95

    • Classical Mythology

    • Captivating Stories of Greek and Roman Gods, Heroes, and Mythological Creatures
    • By: Matt Clayton
    • Narrated by: Dryw McArthur
    • Length: 4 hrs and 6 mins
    • Unabridged
    • Overall
      5 out of 5 stars 25
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      5 out of 5 stars 25
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      4.5 out of 5 stars 25

    Explore captivating stories of Greek and Roman gods, goddesses, and monsters in this ultimate guide to classical mythology.  

    • 5 out of 5 stars
    • Easy to understand

    • By Armani on 07-12-18
    • Captivating Stories of Greek and Roman Gods, Heroes, and Mythological Creatures
    • By: Matt Clayton
    • Narrated by: Dryw McArthur
    • Length: 4 hrs and 6 mins
    • Release date: 06-07-18
    • 5 out of 5 stars 25 ratings

    Regular price: $14.95

    • Mythology

    • A Fascinating Guide to Understanding Greek Mythology, Norse Mythology, and Egyptian Mythology
    • By: Captivating History, Matt Clayton
    • Narrated by: J D Kelly
    • Length: 4 hrs and 27 mins
    • Unabridged
    • Overall
      5 out of 5 stars 27
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      5 out of 5 stars 27
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      4.5 out of 5 stars 27

    The first part of this audiobook will explore Greek heroes, what they were like and what they accomplished. Furthermore, the audiobook will tackle Greek religion, and the gods and goddesses which establish the backdrop against which Greek legends were formed. We will also take a close look at the myths of Greek monsters. Listen to this audiobook now and discover captivating stories of Gods, Goddesses, Monsters, and Mortals.

    • 5 out of 5 stars
    • Great references.....

    • By Randall on 09-29-17

    Regular price: $14.95

    • Egyptian Mythology

    • A Fascinating Guide to Understanding the Gods, Goddesses, Monsters, and Mortals
    • By: Matt Clayton
    • Narrated by: J. D. Kelly
    • Length: 1 hr and 22 mins
    • Unabridged
    • Overall
      4.5 out of 5 stars 34
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      4.5 out of 5 stars 34
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      4.5 out of 5 stars 34

    From what we know of history, Egypt, along with Sumer, were the foundations of civilization. The Fertile Crescent, which stretched from the Nile Valley to the twin rivers in Mesopotamia, gave us our earliest glimpse of organized man. But organized how? For one, both locations gave us writing -- hieroglyphics in Egypt and cuneiform in Sumer. There is still some debate about who was first.

    • 5 out of 5 stars
    • Enjoyed It

    • By Jack on 09-11-17
    • A Fascinating Guide to Understanding the Gods, Goddesses, Monsters, and Mortals
    • By: Matt Clayton
    • Narrated by: J. D. Kelly
    • Length: 1 hr and 22 mins
    • Release date: 08-18-17
    • 4.5 out of 5 stars 34 ratings

    Regular price: $6.95

    • Norse Mythology:

    • A Fascinating Guide to Understanding the Sagas, Gods, Heroes, and Beliefs of the Vikings
    • By: Matt Clayton
    • Narrated by: JD Kelly
    • Length: 1 hr and 42 mins
    • Unabridged
    • Overall
      4.5 out of 5 stars 49
    • Performance
      4.5 out of 5 stars 47
    • Story
      4.5 out of 5 stars 47

    This audiobook is jam-packed with fascinating facts and stories. For instance, it covers all that you need to know about the nine realms as well as captivating tales of Odin, Thor, Loki, and Ragnarok. The Vikings of Norse poetry and saga were a fearless lot, and their tales were frequently tragic. Some, if not all, of the myths were based on real people and real events. These heroes accomplished many fantastic feats, some of them even documented by their enemies.

    • 1 out of 5 stars
    • Utter Trash.Avoid this title.

    • By Ralph A Attanasia on 09-14-17
    • A Fascinating Guide to Understanding the Sagas, Gods, Heroes, and Beliefs of the Vikings
    • By: Matt Clayton
    • Narrated by: JD Kelly
    • Length: 1 hr and 42 mins
    • Release date: 06-30-17
    • 4.5 out of 5 stars 49 ratings

    Regular price: $6.95

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