Greek Myths for Young Children

Author: Heather Amery

Publisher: Usborne Pub Limited

ISBN: 9780746037256

Category: Juvenile Fiction

Page: 128

View: 6449

Filled with wonderful stories full of brave heroes, frightful monsters, powerful gods and goddesses, battles and great adventures, this enchantingly illustrated hardbound book can be read aloud to younger children, or read on its own by older children. Full-color illustrations.

Usborne Greek Myths

Author: Heather Amery

Publisher: Usborne Publishing

ISBN: 9780746043066

Category: Mythology, Greek

Page: 128

View: 2585

The Greek myths are timeless stories, full of brave heroes, terrifying monsters, powerful gods and goddesses, battles and great adventures. This book contains a collection of Greek myths, retold in a way suitable for young children to listen to and understand.

Greek Myths and Legends

Author: Cheryl Evans,Anne Millard

Publisher: Usborne Books

ISBN: 9780746087190

Category: Goddesses, Greek

Page: 63

View: 4036

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

Greek Myths

Author: Kirsteen Roger,Heather Amery

Publisher: Usborne Books

ISBN: 9781409557128

Category: Mythology, Greek

Page: 128

View: 3111

This book contains a collection of some of the best-known Greek myths, full of brave heroes, terrifying monsters, powerful gods and great adventures. The vibrant illustrations and careful retellings bring the myths to life for children of all ages.

Child's Introduction to Greek Mythology

The Stories of the Gods, Goddesses, Heroes, Monsters, and Other Mythical Creatures

Author: Heather Alexander

Publisher: Black Dog & Leventhal

ISBN: 157912867X

Category: Education

Page: 96

View: 6369

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

Tales of the Trojan War

Usborne Classics Retold

Author: Kamini Khanduri,Jeff Anderson

Publisher: Usborne Publishing Ltd

ISBN: 1409585654

Category: Juvenile Fiction

Page: 160

View: 2034

"This means war!" yells King Menelaus when he finds out that his wife has sailed away in the dead of night with a Trojan prince. Follow the epic struggle of the great Greek heroes as they seek their revenge on Troy with an army of 100,000 men. Full of action, adventure and suspense, these fast-moving stories have been retold for today's readers in a way that is guaranteed to bring the Greek myths to life.

Usborne Greek Myths Jigsaw Book

Author: Heather Amery,Linda Edwards

Publisher: N.A

ISBN: 9780746070697

Category: Jigsaw puzzles

Page: 12

View: 7434

These irresistible jigsaw books each contain six single-page jigsaw, based around popular themes for young children. Each of the beautifully illustrated jigsaws features 16 pieces that can be completed time and time again. Evocative narratives are combined with the absorbing activity of a jigsaw puzzle and will sustain a child's attention whether they prefer the sparkling mermaid scenes or the perennially exciting narratives of Greek myths.

D'Aulaires Book of Greek Myths

Author: Ingri d'Aulaire,Edgar Parin d'Aulaire

Publisher: Doubleday Books for Young Readers

ISBN: 1524770647

Category: Juvenile Fiction

Page: 208

View: 781

"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. 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. “For any child fortunate enough to have this generous book . . . the kings and heroes of ancient legend will remain forever matter-of-fact; the pictures interpret the text literally and are full of detail and witty observation.”—The Horn Book “The drawings . . . are excellent and excitingly evocative.”—The New York Times A New York Public Library’s 100 Great Children’s Books|100 Years selection An NPR 100 Must-Reads for Kids 9–14 selection

Greek Myths

Ulysses and the Trojan War

Author: Anna Claybourne,Kamini Khanduri

Publisher: Usborne Pub Limited

ISBN: 9780746033616

Category: Juvenile Fiction

Page: 160

View: 3561

Recounts the events described in the Iliad and the Odyssey, following the Greek army's seige on Troy and Ulysses' struggle to return home.

Jason and the Argonauts

Usborne Classics Retold

Author: Felicity Brooks,Graham Humphreys

Publisher: Usborne Publishing Ltd

ISBN: 1409568385

Category: Juvenile Fiction

Page: 160

View: 1472

Deep in the heart of enemy territory, through mountainous seas and uncharted lands, Jason and his fearless crew, the Argonauts, do battle with giants, dragons, monsters and a merciless sea god, to bring the legendary Golden Fleece back to Greece. Thrillingly retold for today's readers, this heroic tale of myths and monsters in the ancient world remains as fresh and exciting as the day it was first written.

The Orchard Book of First Greek Myths

Author: Saviour Pirotta

Publisher: Watts Publishing Group

ISBN: 9781841217758

Category: Legends

Page: 96

View: 5875

The perfect introduction to Greek myths, illustrated with bright pictures by Jan Lewis. Here are ten of the best loved Greek legends retold with warmth and humour to make them easily accessible to young children. Ages 5+.

Illustrated Myths from Around the World

Author: Usborne Publishing, Limited

Publisher: N.A

ISBN: 9781409596738


Page: 256

View: 395

An illustrated collection of myths from all over the world, all retold specially for young readers and beautifully illustrated. The Myths included are: The Children of Lir (Celtic), The Fox Maiden (Japanese), The Origin of the Winds (Inuit/Alaskan), Anansi and the Box of Stories (Ghana/Ashanti), The Cowherd and the Princess (Chinese), The Wall of Asgard (Norse), How the Seasons Came to Be (Greek), Thunder and Lightning (Nigerian), Finn MacCool (Irish/Gaelic), The Fish of Maui (Maori), The Missing Goddess (Egyptian), Fire of the Jaguar (South American/Kayapoo), The Greedy Frog (Tiddalik - Aboriginal), The Race of the Animals (Chinese Zodiac), The Demon and the Goddess (Indian), Ishtar and the Land of the Dead (Mesopotamian/Babylonian), The Sun and the Moon (Korean), The Water Spirit's Gift (Native American).

Greek Mythology Books for Kids

A Collection of Greek Stories and Greek Gods for Children

Author: N.A

Publisher: N.A

ISBN: 9781942915065

Category: Juvenile Fiction

Page: 96

View: 2484

Greek Mythology Books for Kids encourages the love and learning of Greek Mythology. Be captivated by 3 stories: Arachne and Athena, Pandora's Box, & Phaeton and Helios. Then, learn a little about 20 important figures that have influenced stories, art, and intrigued the imagination of the world!

Greek Myths Sticker Book

Author: Rosie Dickins

Publisher: N.A

ISBN: 9781474919128


Page: 40

View: 946

The Greek myths have inspired some of the most famous artwork ever created. This art sticker book uses amazing paintings and sculptures to introduce the characters and stories of Greek mythology.An informative book about the Greek Myths with lots of stickers to enjoy. Gods and heroes, the monsters they battled and the magical world they lived in are all explored with the help of images created by the Ancient Greeks and artists throughout history. Over 90 stickers encourage interactive learning. This smaller format replaces the original edition, ISBN 9781409533030.

The Book of Greek Myths

Pop-up Board Games

Author: Brian Lee

Publisher: N.A

ISBN: 9781857073843

Category: Juvenile Nonfiction

Page: 10

View: 6125

Four pop-up games in this book: The Trojan Horse, Odysseus, Theseus and the Minotaur, and Daedalus and Icarus. Includes an attached 14-page reading book telling the stories of the myths, an integrated spinner, and storage pocket. Educational and fun—and perfect for traveling.

The Usborne Book of Myths and Legends

Author: Anna Milbourne

Publisher: Usborne Books

ISBN: 9780746074848

Category: Fables

Page: 190

View: 4167

A gorgeous collection of classic myths, legends and stories which any young reader will treasure. this wonderful storybook is crammed with traditional tales of monsters and magic, powerful gods and goddesses, clever animals and much, much more: a treasury of much-loved favourites, as well as less well-known gems. Ages 4+

Greek Myths

Author: Ann Turnbull

Publisher: Walker

ISBN: 9781406339383

Category: Mythology, Greek

Page: 168

View: 4812

A gorgeous collection of classic Greek myths welcomes readers into a legendary world of beauty, tragedy, and miracle. Compelling prose enlivens 16 of the most celebrated myths, from the sadness of Persephone to the ill-fated love of Orpheus and Eurydice. Illustrations.