Ingri and Edgar Parin D Aulaire s Book of Greek Myths

Ingri and Edgar Parin D Aulaire s Book of Greek Myths
Author: Ingri D'Aulaire,Edgar Parin D'Aulaire
Pages: 192
ISBN: 9780440406945
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Release: 2003
Editor: Delacorte Books for Young Readers
Language: un

Explanation of the Book:

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: Ingri D'Aulaire,Edgar Parin D'Aulaire
Pages: 192
ISBN: 9780440406945
Available:
Release: 1992
Editor: Delacorte Books for Young Readers
Language: un

Explanation of the Book:

An introduction to the gods and goddesses of ancient Greece.

D Aulaires Book of Greek Myths

D Aulaires Book of Greek Myths
Author: Ingri d'Aulaire,Edgar Parin d'Aulaire
Pages: 208
ISBN: 9781524770648
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Release: 2017-11-28
Editor: Doubleday Books for Young Readers
Language: en

Explanation of the Book:

"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.

D Aulaires Book of Norse Myths

D Aulaires  Book of Norse Myths
Author: Ingri D'Aulaire,Edgar Parin D'Aulaire
Pages: 154
ISBN: 159017125X
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Release: 2005
Editor: New York Review of Books
Language: en

Explanation of the Book:

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.

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: Cynthia Ross
Pages: 48
ISBN: 9781557344236
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Release: 1992-09-01
Editor: Teacher Created Resources
Language: en

Explanation of the Book:

Introduces children to the gods, people and beliefs of ancient Greek myths.

Norse Gods and Giants

Norse Gods and Giants
Author: Ingri D'Aulaire,Edgar Parin D'Aulaire
Pages: 154
ISBN: UOM:49015000917485
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Release: 1967
Editor: Doubleday Books
Language: en

Explanation of the Book:

A collection of the myths of the Norsemen, containing stories of the gods Odin, Thor, Loki, Njord, Frey, and the others of the Aesir.

Greek Myths

Greek Myths
Author: DK,Jean Menzies
Pages: 160
ISBN: 9780744029932
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Release: 2020-07-14
Editor: Penguin
Language: en

Explanation of the Book:

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.

Atticus the Storyteller

Atticus the Storyteller
Author: Lucy Coats
Pages: 264
ISBN: 1842552791
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Release: 2003-08-21
Editor: Orion Children's
Language: en

Explanation of the Book:

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.

D Aulaires Book of Trolls

D Aulaires  Book of Trolls
Author: Ingri D'Aulaire,Edgar Parin D'Aulaire
Pages: 62
ISBN: 1590172175
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Release: 2006
Editor: New York Review of Books
Language: en

Explanation of the Book:

Stories about trolls from Norse mythology.

The Random House Book of Greek Myths

The Random House Book of Greek Myths
Author: Joan D. Vinge,Oren Sherman
Pages: 152
ISBN: 0679923772
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Release: 1999
Editor: Random House Books for Young Readers
Language: en

Explanation of the Book:

Retells some of the most famous Greek myths about gods, goddesses, humans, heroes, and monsters, explaining the background of the tales and how they have survived.

D Aulaires Trolls

D Aulaires  Trolls
Author: Ingri D'Aulaire,Edgar Parin D'Aulaire
Pages: 62
ISBN: 0440407796
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Release: 1993-03-01
Editor: Yearling Books
Language: en

Explanation of the Book:

Describes the various kinds of trolls found in Norway's mountains and relates some of the stories associated with them.

D aulaires Book of Greek Myths

D aulaires  Book of Greek Myths
Author: Anonim
Pages: 329
ISBN: 1442087331
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Release: 2010
Editor: Unknown
Language: un

Explanation of the Book:

THE GODS AND GODDESSES OF GREECE IN ENCHANTING FORM.

Treasury of Greek Mythology

Treasury of Greek Mythology
Author: Donna Jo Napoli
Pages: 192
ISBN: 9781426311918
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Release: 2014-10-08
Editor: National Geographic Books
Language: en

Explanation of the Book:

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 Wild Book of Inventions

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

Explanation of the Book:

A Child s Introduction to Greek Mythology

A Child s Introduction to Greek Mythology
Author: Heather Alexander
Pages: 96
ISBN: 9781579128678
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Release: 2011
Editor: Black Dog & Leventhal Pub
Language: en

Explanation of the Book:

Presents an introduction to Greek mythology, discussing the roles of gods and goddesses, as well as the adventures of heroes and mythical beings.

Greek Myths

Greek Myths
Author: Geraldine McCaughrean
Pages: 72
ISBN: 0435160524
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Release: 2014-06-02
Editor: Wordsmith (Literacy Service)
Language: en

Explanation of the Book:

These stories were first told three thousand years ago - so why are we still telling them? Because they are full of the things that fascinate anyone, in any country, at any time. There are adventures and jokes, fables and fairy stories, thrills and happy endings. In short, the Greek myths are just too good to forget.

Favorite Norse Myths

Favorite Norse Myths
Author: Anonim
Pages: 87
ISBN: 0590480472
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Release: 2000-12-28
Editor: Scholastic Inc.
Language: en

Explanation of the Book:

A collection of rarely retold tales from the "Elder Edda" and the "Younger Edda", two six-hundred-year-old Norse Manuscripts.

Favorite Greek Myths

Favorite Greek Myths
Author: Anonim
Pages: 81
ISBN: 0590413384
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Release: 1989
Editor: Scholastic Inc.
Language: en

Explanation of the Book:

Retells twelve tales from Greek mythology, including the stories of King Midas, Echo and Narcissus, the Golden Apples, and Cupid and Psyche.

The Tale of Troy

The Tale of Troy
Author: Roger Green
Pages: 240
ISBN: 9780141973265
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Release: 2012-05-03
Editor: Penguin UK
Language: en

Explanation of the Book:

The story of Helen and the judgement of Paris, of the gathering Heroes and the seige of Troy; of Achilles and his vulnerable heel, reared by the Centaur on wild honey and the marrow of lions; of Odysseus, the last of the Heroes, his plan for the wooden Horse and his many adventures on his long journey home to Greece. Also contains a beautiful introduction by best-selling author Michelle Paver, and additional endmatter including an author profile, who's who, activities, glossary and more.

Greek Myths and Legends

Greek Myths and Legends
Author: Cheryl Evans,Anne Millard
Pages: 63
ISBN: 0746087195
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Release: 2007
Editor: Usborne Books
Language: en

Explanation of the Book:

Identifies the gods, goddesses, heroes, and monsters of Greek mythology, recounts the most famous stories, and briefly describes Greek history and culture.