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Myths and legends

Author: Deborah Lock; Emma Hobson
Publisher: London : Dorling Kindersley, 2015.
Series: DK reads., Reading alone.
Edition/Format:   Print book : Fiction : Juvenile audience : EnglishView all editions and formats
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Let your imagination soar as the storyteller in Myths and Legends whisks you away on a magical journey around the world, retelling myths and legends from long ago. Meet the mischievous tricksters, the brave heroes and the all-powerful creator gods from ancient cultures and find out how they overcome the giants, the shape shifters and the lure of sea-maidens. DK Reads is a new three-level reading scheme helping kids  Read more...
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Genre/Form: Children's nonfiction
Juvenile works
Juvenile literature
Material Type: Fiction, Juvenile audience
Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: Deborah Lock; Emma Hobson
ISBN: 9780241182857 0241182859
OCLC Number: 914539001
Description: 127 pages : colour illustrations ; 21 cm
Contents: What is a myth? --
Chapter 1. Raven (North American myths) --
Chapter 2. Anansi (West African myths) --
Chapter 3. The voyage of Odysseus (Ancient Greek myths) --
Chapter 4. Thor (Viking myths) --
Chapter 5. Monkey King's mischief (Chinese myths).
Series Title: DK reads., Reading alone.
Responsibility: by Deborah Lock ; illustrated by Emma Hobson.

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Takes you on a magical journey around the world, retelling myths and legends from long ago. In this book, you can meet the mischievous tricksters, the brave heroes and the all-powerful creator gods  Read more...

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