Ingri and Edgar Parin D Aulaire s Book of Greek Myths

Ingri and Edgar Parin D Aulaire s Book of Greek Myths
Author by: Ingri D'Aulaire,Edgar Parin D'Aulaire
Release: 2003
Editor: Delacorte Books for Young Readers
Pages: 192
ISBN: 9780440406945
Language: un
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An introduction to the gods and goddesses of ancient Greece.

Ingri and Edgar Parin D Aulaire s Book of Greek Myths

Ingri and Edgar Parin D Aulaire s Book of Greek Myths
Author by: Ingri D'Aulaire,Edgar Parin D'Aulaire
Release: 1992
Editor: Delacorte Books for Young Readers
Pages: 192
ISBN: 9780440406945
Language: un
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An introduction to the gods and goddesses of ancient Greece.

D Aulaires Book of Greek Myths

D Aulaires Book of Greek Myths
Author by: Ingri d'Aulaire,Edgar Parin d'Aulaire
Release: 2017-11-28
Editor: Doubleday Books for Young Readers
Pages: 208
ISBN: 9781524770648
Language: en
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"I doubt I would have grown up to be the writer and artist I became had I not fallen in love with D’Aulaire’s Book of Greek Myths at the age of seven."—R. J. Palacio, author of Wonder Kids can lose themselves in a world of myth and magic while learning important cultural history in this beloved classic collection of Greek mythology. Now updated with a new cover and an afterword featuring never-before-published drawings from the sketchbook of Ingri and Edgar D'Aulaire, plus an essay about their life and work and photos from the family achive. In print for over fifty years, D'Aulaires Book of Greek Myths has introduced generations to Greek mythology—and continues to enthrall young readers. Here are the greats of ancient Greece—gods and goddesses, heroes and monsters—as freshly described in words and pictures as if they were alive today. No other volume of Greek mythology has inspired as many young readers as this timeless classic. Both adults and children alike will find this book a treasure for years to come.

A Guide for Using D Aulaires Book of Greek Myths in the Classroom

A Guide for Using D  Aulaires  Book of Greek Myths in the Classroom
Author by: Cynthia Ross
Release: 1992-09-01
Editor: Teacher Created Resources
Pages: 48
ISBN: 9781557344236
Language: en
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Introduces children to the gods, people and beliefs of ancient Greek myths.

D Aulaires Book of Norse Myths

D Aulaires  Book of Norse Myths
Author by: Ingri D'Aulaire,Edgar Parin D'Aulaire
Release: 2005
Editor: New York Review of Books
Pages: 154
ISBN: 159017125X
Language: en
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A collection of Norse myths describing the exploits of the Aesir gods and goddesses, beginning with the creation of the world and ending with the day of reckoning.

Norse Gods and Giants

Norse Gods and Giants
Author by: Ingri D'Aulaire,Edgar Parin D'Aulaire
Release: 1967
Editor: Doubleday Books
Pages: 154
ISBN: UOM:49015000917485
Language: en
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A collection of the myths of the Norsemen, containing stories of the gods Odin, Thor, Loki, Njord, Frey, and the others of the Aesir.

D Aulaire s Book of Animals

D Aulaire s Book of Animals
Author by: Ingri D'Aulaire,Edgar Parin D'Aulaire
Release: 2007
Editor: New York Review of Books
Pages: 247
ISBN: 1590172264
Language: en
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Offers small children an acquaintance with the world's animals and their activities in their natural surroundings, with fold-out pages that show the animals from a second perspective.

Atticus the Storyteller

Atticus the Storyteller
Author by: Lucy Coats
Release: 2003-08-21
Editor: Orion Children's
Pages: 264
ISBN: 1842552791
Language: en
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Atticus the Storyteller is determined to take part in the great Storytelling Festival near Troy. He leaves his family in Crete and sets off on a year-long journey round Greece with his donkey, Melissa; and wherever he goes he tells his favourite myths to anyone who'll listen. The 100 myths include all the favourites, such as the wanderings of Odysseus, the labours of Heracles, the stories of King Midas, Daedalus and Icarus, and Theseus and the Minotaur. Atticus's journey takes the reader to all the sites of the myths and gives a captivating glimpse of how life was lived in Ancient Greece. This is an unparalleled introduction to the Greek myths for younger children, excitingly told, wonderful to read aloud, and illustrated on every opening with lively, engaging, colourful pictures full of authentic detail. In Orion's tradition of extra-large great-value story books, this is an outstandingly good resource for every family.

Greek Myths

Greek Myths
Author by: DK,Jean Menzies
Release: 2020-07-14
Editor: Penguin
Pages: 160
ISBN: 9780744029932
Language: en
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This collection contains more than 30 enthralling new retellings of favorite myths as well as some you might not have heard before! Including Theseus and the Minotaur, The Twelve Labors of Heracles, and the escapades of Jason and the Argonauts, each myth is told in engaging modern language, which is easy for children to understand yet still retains the humor and intrigue of the original tales. Stunning illustrations by multi-award winning artist Katie Ponder breathe new life into each classic story. Additional feature pages delve deeper into the mythical world, providing profiles of the gods. The reference section provides key background information, such as Ancient Greek storytelling and the incredible beasts of the myths, and a pronunciation guide. Greek Myths is the perfect gift, featuring foil on the cover and beautiful illustrations throughout. Children will love exploring the tales by themselves or as bedtime stories. It will be treasured forever.

Treasury of Greek Mythology

Treasury of Greek Mythology
Author by: Donna Jo Napoli
Release: 2014-10-08
Editor: National Geographic Books
Pages: 192
ISBN: 9781426311918
Language: en
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School Library Journal Best Books of 2011 Eureka! Silver Honor Books—California Reading Association Capitol Choices 2012 list of Noteworthy Titles for Children and Teens 2012 Notable Children's Books—ALSC The new National Geographic Treasury of Greek Mythology offers timeless stories of Greek myths in a beautiful new volume. Brought to life with lyrical text by award-winning author Donna Jo Napoli and stunning artwork by award-winning illustrator Christina Balit, the tales of gods and goddesses such as Zeus, Aphrodite, Apollo, and Athena and heroes and monsters such as Helen of Troy, Perseus, and Medusa will fascinate and engage children’s imaginations. National Geographic completes the book with embellishments of each story: sidebars for each god, goddess, hero, and monster link the myths to constellations, geography, history, and culture to help young readers connect the stories to real life events, people, and places. A family tree and a “cast of characters” profile page help make relationships between the characters clear, and a mapping feature adds to the fun and fascination. Resource notes and ample back matter directing readers to more information round out this luminous book. Sure to dazzle all those intrigued with the fantastic tales of Greek mythology and enchant new readers, this vibrant book will soon become a family keepsake. National Geographic supports K-12 educators with ELA Common Core Resources. Visit www.natgeoed.org/commoncore for more information.

The McElderry Book of Greek Myths

The McElderry Book of Greek Myths
Author by: Eric A. Kimmel,Pep Montserrat
Release: 2008-02-05
Editor: Simon and Schuster
Pages: 96
ISBN: 9781416915348
Language: en
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The story of Pandora and her box, snake-haired Medusa, and the greedy King Midas are three of the twelve myths presented in a colorfully illustrated collection of Greek myths.

D Aulaires Trolls

D Aulaires  Trolls
Author by: Ingri D'Aulaire,Edgar Parin D'Aulaire
Release: 1993-03-01
Editor: Yearling Books
Pages: 62
ISBN: 0440407796
Language: en
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Describes the various kinds of trolls found in Norway's mountains and relates some of the stories associated with them.

Illustrated Stories from the Greek Myths

Illustrated Stories from the Greek Myths
Author by: Anonim
Release: 2014-01-01
Editor: Usborne Books
Pages: 350
ISBN: 0794532373
Language: en
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FAIRY TALES, FOLK TALES, FABLES, MAGICAL TALES & TRADITIONAL STORIES. A wonderful collection of six classic Greek myths and legends, specially retold for younger readers. Includes the stories of The Wooden Horse, The Minotaur and The Odyssey, as well as a guide to the Greek gods. Beautifully bound in padded hardback, and packed with information, colour and culture, this makes a thrilling read for any child. Ages 5+

Olympians Hermes

Olympians  Hermes
Author by: George O'Connor
Release: 2018-01-30
Editor: First Second
Pages: 80
ISBN: 9781250298614
Language: en
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The New York Times bestselling series continues as author/artist George O’Connor focuses on Hermes, the trickster god in Olympians: Hermes: Tales of the Trickster. In volume ten of Olympians, George O’Connor delves into the myth of Hermes, the trickster god. From his infancy, when he bewitches animals and bends them to his will (stealing a herd of Apollo’s prize cattle in the bargain), to his adolescence and adulthood when he becomes father to the equally mischievous Pan, Hermes’s story is wildly entertaining as he brings a little bit of chaos to everything he touches or creates. This volume is sure to be a fan favorite with its wit, charm, and storytelling.

This Book is Upside Down

This Book is Upside Down
Author by: Erin Rose Wage
Release: 2021-02-26
Editor: Sequoia Kids Media
Pages: 40
ISBN: 9781649961266
Language: en
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Penelope Giraffe and Gus Penguin are at home on two different sides of the same world. When something looks upside down to Penelope, it looks right-side up to Gus! As they explore their opposite points of view, will the twosome ever see eye-to-eye? This side-splitting, one-of-kind story will have you standing on your head…which wouldn’t look silly to Gus at all.

A Child s Introduction to Greek Mythology

A Child s Introduction to Greek Mythology
Author by: Heather Alexander
Release: 2011
Editor: Black Dog & Leventhal Pub
Pages: 96
ISBN: 9781579128678
Language: en
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Presents an introduction to Greek mythology, discussing the roles of gods and goddesses, as well as the adventures of heroes and mythical beings.

Leif the Lucky

Leif the Lucky
Author by: Ingri D'Aulaire,Edgar Parin D'Aulaire
Release: 2014-10-08
Editor: Unknown
Pages: 60
ISBN: 0816695458
Language: en
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SUMMARY:

"Originally published in 1941 by Doubleday, Doran & Co., Inc."

Greek Mythology Explained

Greek Mythology Explained
Author by: Marios Christou,David Ramenah
Release: 2019-01-15
Editor: Mango Media Inc.
Pages: 306
ISBN: 9781633538979
Language: en
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A unique retelling of Greek mythological tales featuring love, betrayal, murder and ruthless ambitions—for fans of George R. R. Martin’s Game of Thrones. Discover six classic Greek myths in this exciting retelling that paints both famous and lesser-known characters in a whole new light. Follow the likes of Odysseus, Lamia, Bellerophon, Icarus, Medusa and Artemis as their fates are revealed through bloody trials, gut-wrenching betrayals, sinister motives and broken hearts. With an accessible writing style that delves into the thoughts, feelings, desires, and motivations of every character, these mythical figures and their compelling stories will resonate with readers as they are guided through perilous and tragic adventures. Greek Mythology Explained provides an in-depth analysis of each story told as it unravels the greater themes and valuable lessons hidden within each chapter. Inside these pages, you’ll . . . Sail with Odysseus as he navigates through the straits of Messina with a terrifying monster on each side, intent only on killing him and his crew. Witness Lamia’s world turned upside down as she loses her kingdom, her children and her humanity. Journey with Bellerophon as he battles the Chimera and becomes the hero that he was destined to be. Take flight with Icarus and Daedalus as they escape their confinement and the Cretan navy. Follow Medusa as she loses faith in the gods and becomes the monster she so adamantly wished to protect her people from. Experience the love between Artemis and Orion, as well as the bitter jealousy it spawns at the core of her brother Apollo.

Echo Echo

Echo Echo
Author by: Marilyn Singer
Release: 2016
Editor: Dial Books
Pages: 32
ISBN: 9780803739925
Language: en
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SUMMARY:

A collection of short poems which, when reversed, provide new perspectives on the characters from Greek Mythology which they feature.

The Wild Book of Inventions

The Wild Book of Inventions
Author by: Chus Martinez
Release: 2021-02-02
Editor: Sternberg Press
Pages: 416
ISBN: 3956792491
Language: en
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