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NEW: Viking Books and Series
I have a new section on the website that is all about viking books both historical viking and norse fantasy.

NEW HBO Series: A Game of Thrones
HBO is producing a series based on the George RR Martin A Song of Ice and fire series of books. To be released early next spring and starring Lena Headey and Sean Bean.

The Massive list of Fantasy Series
Looking for a series to read? Here is the biggest list of fantasy series on the web.

Award Winning Children's fantasy books
Awards are a sure fire way to find the best books in Childrens Fantasy.

The Heroes of Fantasy
Learn about some of the top heroes in fantasy also find one by theme such as assassin, wizard, anti-hero or orphan turned hero.

The Top 50 Science Fiction and Fantasy books of the Century
As judged by the Science Fiction Book Club. Nice explanation and list of the books. Good Guide for the best reading in SF&F.

The Top Selling Fantasy books at Amazon.com
Take clues from what others in the fantas community are reading and buying

The Centaur

The Centaur The centaurs of Greek mythology are creatures that are part human and part horse. They are usually portrayed with the torso and head of a human, and the body of a horse. Centaurs are the followers of the wine god Dionysus and are well known for drunkenness and carrying off helpless young maidens. They inhabited Mount Pelion in Thessaly, northern Greece. According to one myth, they are the offspring of Ixion, the king of Lapithae (Thessaly), and a cloud.

This statue depicts a Centaur armed for battle. His sword and shield are hand painted with gold metallic paint to accentuate the beauty of the piece. The statue stands 12 inches tall, is 9 inches wide and 4 inches deep. Made of cold cast resin, it has the look of marble, and shows incredible detail. Don't miss out on this awesome piece at a great price. Get yours now! Greek Centaur Gilt Statue Sculpture Man/Horse Chiron

The Wikipedia article on Centaurs

Excellent article with pictures about the Centaur. Covers the history of the Centaur and modern days Centaur in movies.

 

The Narnia CentaurThe Narnia Centaur Dark Horse Narnia Oreius Statue

 

 

 

 

Some Famous Centaurs

Did you know that in Greek Mythology there were some very famous centaurs? Here is a link to their names and why they were famous

Good information about Centaurs - Monstrous has some great information about centaurs and about many other creatures.

Scholarly information about Centaurs -

MonstroVery in depth page about these creatures. If you are doing a report this is a good research reference.

 

Centaur Pictures, animations and more - Lots and lots of fun resources to centaurs including animations, poems and more.

 

See a picture of the centaur from the Chronicles of Narnia



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