Modern Fantasy Novels based on Non-Western Mythology or Folklore

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2,526 membros
96 resenhas
½ 4.4
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aulsmith, Cecrow, souloftherose, spiphany
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aulsmith: Chinese
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1,740 membros
108 resenhas
3.8
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souloftherose, Dilara86, spacehedgy
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Dilara86: Arab mythology, djinns
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20,274 membros
466 resenhas
3.9
2 Members
aulsmith, Dilara86
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aulsmith: African and African-Caribbean
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5,207 membros
115 resenhas
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aulsmith, spacehedgy
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aulsmith: Hindu and Buddhist
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2,930 membros
141 resenhas
½ 3.5
2 Members
aulsmith, spacehedgy
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aulsmith: I don't remember any magic, but it's definitely got elements from the Arabian Nights.
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1,159 membros
92 resenhas
3.8
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Cecrow, spacehedgy
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1,129 membros
8 resenhas
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Cecrow, spacehedgy
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646 membros
46 resenhas
3.9
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souloftherose, spacehedgy
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souloftherose: Based on a Senagalese folktale
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642 membros
23 resenhas
½ 3.7
2 Members
Cecrow, spacehedgy
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555 membros
11 resenhas
½ 3.4
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Cecrow, spacehedgy
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106 resenhas
½ 3.6
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aulsmith
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aulsmith: Mostly an alternate history, but when Robinson is switching time periods, he places the characters in an between-life place based on Buddhist mythology.
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1,916 membros
116 resenhas
4.1
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Cecrow
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1,784 membros
98 resenhas
3.9
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Cecrow
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1,368 membros
96 resenhas
½ 3.6
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Cecrow
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1,222 membros
19 resenhas
3.8
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aulsmith
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aulsmith: Egyptian
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1,195 membros
52 resenhas
½ 3.7
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aulsmith
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aulsmith: African-Caribbean
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830 membros
51 resenhas
4.1
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Cecrow
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539 membros
8 resenhas
½ 4.3
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aulsmith
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aulsmith: Chinese
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478 membros
7 resenhas
4.1
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Cecrow
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227 membros
4 resenhas
½ 3.6
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Cecrow
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120 membros
4 resenhas
½ 3.6
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spiphany
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spiphany: Aztec
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82 membros
3.2
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aulsmith
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aulsmith: I found this too episodic, but the allusions to Chinese mythology were interesting.