D Aulaires Book Of Greek Myths

D Aulaires Book Of Greek Myths

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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.

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Genre : Juvenile Fiction
Author by : Ingri d'Aulaire
Publisher : Doubleday Books for Young Readers
Release : 2017-11-28
File : 208 Pages
ISBN-13 : 9781524770648


Ingri And Edgar Parin D Aulaire S Book Of Greek Myths

Ingri And Edgar Parin D Aulaire S Book Of Greek Myths

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Text and illustrations by Caldecott winners Ingri and Edgar Parin d'Aulaire depict the gods, goddesses, and legendary figures of ancient Greece.

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Genre : Mythology, Greek
Author by : Ingri D'Aulaire
Publisher :
Release : 2010
File : 192 Pages
ISBN-13 : 0545250153


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

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

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Genre : Education
Author by : Cynthia Ross
Publisher : Teacher Created Resources
Release : 1992-09-01
File : 48 Pages
ISBN-13 : 9781557344236


Ingri And Edgar Parin D Aulaire S Book Of Greek Myths

Ingri And Edgar Parin D Aulaire S Book Of Greek Myths

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An introduction to the gods and goddesses of ancient Greece.

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Genre : Juvenile Fiction
Author by : Ingri D'Aulaire
Publisher : Delacorte Books for Young Readers
Release : 2003
File : 192 Pages
ISBN-13 : 9780440406945


Illustrated Stories From The Greek Myths

Illustrated Stories From The Greek Myths

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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+

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Genre : Children's stories
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Publisher : Usborne Books
Release : 2014-01-01
File : 350 Pages
ISBN-13 : 0794532373


Atticus The Storyteller

Atticus The Storyteller

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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.

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Genre : Fiction
Author by : Lucy Coats
Publisher : Orion Children's
Release : 2003-08-21
File : 264 Pages
ISBN-13 : 1842552791


D Aulaires Book Of Norse Myths

D Aulaires Book Of Norse Myths

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The Caldecott medal-winning d'Aulaires once again captivate their young audience with this beautifully illustrated introduction to Norse legends, telling stories of Odin the All-father, Thor the Thunder-god and the theft of his hammer, Loki the mischievous god of the Jotun Race, and Ragnarokk, the destiny of the gods. Children meet Bragi, the god of poetry, and the famous Valkyrie maidens, among other gods, goddesses, heroes, and giants. Illustrations throughout depict the wondrous other world of Norse folklore and its fantastical Northern landscape.

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Genre : Juvenile Fiction
Author by : Ingri d'Aulaire
Publisher : New York Review of Books
Release : 2005-05-31
File : 160 Pages
ISBN-13 : 159017125X


The Mcelderry Book Of Greek Myths

The Mcelderry Book Of Greek Myths

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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.

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Genre : Juvenile Fiction
Author by : Eric A. Kimmel
Publisher : Simon and Schuster
Release : 2008-02-05
File : 96 Pages
ISBN-13 : 9781416915348


Norse Gods And Giants

Norse Gods And Giants

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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.

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Genre : Book jackets
Author by : Ingri D'Aulaire
Publisher :
Release : 1967
File : 154 Pages
ISBN-13 : UOM:49015000917485


D Aulaires Book Of Trolls

D Aulaires Book Of Trolls

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In this spectacular follow-up to their beloved Book of Norse Myths, the husband-and-wife team of Ingri and Edgar Parin d’Aulaire explore the uncanny reaches of Norse mythology, an enchanted night-world populated by trolls of all kinds—mountain trolls, forest trolls, trolls who live underwater and trolls who live under bridges, uncouth, unkempt, unbreakable, unforgettable, and invariably unbelievably ugly trolls—who work their wiles and carry on in the most bizarre and entertaining fashions. With their matchless talent as storytellers and illustrators, the d’Aulaires bring to life the weird and wonderful world of Norse mythology.

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Genre : Juvenile Fiction
Author by : Ingri d'Aulaire
Publisher : New York Review of Books
Release : 2006-10-17
File : 76 Pages
ISBN-13 : 1590172175