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Shapeshifters : tales from Ovid's Metamorphoses

Author: Adrian MitchellAlan LeeOvidFrances Lincoln Children's Books,Francis Lincoln Limited,All authors
Publisher: London : Frances Lincoln Children's Books, 2010
Edition/Format:   Book : Mixed form : Juvenile audience : EnglishView all editions and formats
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Recreated from Ovid's "Metamorphoses," these stories, ballads, and headline news articles let the Minotaur, King Midas, Arachne, Bacchus, Persephone, and many more haunting figures walk the Earth once more.
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Genre/Form: Dust jackets (Bindings)
Juvenile works
Juvenile literature
Fiction
Poetry
Material Type: Juvenile audience
Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: Adrian Mitchell; Alan Lee; Ovid; Frances Lincoln Children's Books,; Francis Lincoln Limited,; Toppan Leefung,
ISBN: 9781845075361 1845075366
OCLC Number: 423599118
Notes: Contains verse and prose.
Description: 143 pages : color illustrations ; 30 cm
Contents: Great dance --
Out of chaos --
Four ages --
Revolt of the giants --
Jove in judgement --
Wolfman --
Great flood --
Two survivors --
Wrong arrows --
Black cloud --
Pan piping --
Chariot of fire --
Transition --
Bears in space --
Informer's pay --
Hunter hunted --
Sex changing --
Kiss the mirror --
Boy god --
Bride of darkness --
Young critic --
Hospitality repaid --
Quick-change artist --
King of hunger --
Orpheus sings --
Sculptor's prize --
Love goddess in love --
Atalanta the runner --
Purple hair --
Maze of the minotaur --
Icarus falls --
Golden touch --
Song contest --
Proud weaver --
Goodbye --
Old gods --
Note on Ovid --
How to pronounce the Greek names.
Responsibility: retold by Adrian Mitchell ; illustrated by Alan Lee.

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Retellings of Ovid's tales for a new generation raised in a world of visual fantasy and special effects.  Read more...

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A splendid, beautiful book. -- Margaret Meek

 
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