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Greek gods and goddesses

Author: Geraldine McCaughrean; Emma Chichester Clark
Publisher: New York : Margaret K. McElderry Books, ©1997.
Edition/Format:   Print book : Juvenile audience : EnglishView all editions and formats
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Presented are 15 stories about the Greek gods and goddesses. Included are tales of how Paris judged who was the fairest goddess of all, how the city of Athens was named, how Phaeton defied his father, and some of the less-known tales like how the dolphins were created and how Hephaestus won Aphrodite for his wife.
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Genre/Form: Juvenile works
Juvenile literature
Material Type: Juvenile audience
Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: Geraldine McCaughrean; Emma Chichester Clark
ISBN: 0689820844 9780689820847
OCLC Number: 227194076
Description: 108 pages : color illustrations ; 27 cm
Contents: Zeus and Hera --
Hermes --
Phaeton (the son of Helios) --
Zeus --
Dionysus and the pirates --
Athena --
Hephaestus and Aphrodite --
Artemis and Apollo --
Apollo and Hyacinthus --
Halcyone and Ceyx --
Demeter --
Hera, Athena, and Aphrodite --
Apollo and Cassandra --
Hades and Sisyphus --
Argus.
Responsibility: retold by Geraldine McCaughrean ; illustrated by Emma Chichester Clark.

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In 15 stories, Geraldine McCaughrean vividly recreates the world of the powerful Greek gods and goddesses who possessed human attributes and failings. Full color.  Read more...

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