Favorite Greek Myths


Author: Bob Blaisdell
Publisher: Courier Corporation
ISBN: 0486110303
Category: Juvenile Fiction
Page: 96
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Adventures, calamities, and conquests abound in stirring tales about Pandora's box, King Midas and his golden touch, the dreaded Cyclops, Narcissus and Echo, and many other familiar figures.

Favorite Celtic Fairy Tales


Author: Joseph Jacobs
Publisher: Courier Corporation
ISBN: 048611130X
Category: Juvenile Fiction
Page: 96
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Eight tales: "The Fate of the Children of Lir," "The Shepherd of Middvai," "Beth Gellert," "The Tale of Ivan," "Morraha," "The Story of Deirdre," "The Llanfabon Changeling," and "The Sea-Maiden."

African Folk Tales


Author: Hugh Vernon-Jackson
Publisher: Courier Corporation
ISBN: 0486110028
Category: Juvenile Fiction
Page: 64
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Entertaining stories handed down from generation to generation among tribal cultures include "The Magic Crocodile," "The Hare and the Crownbird," "The Boy in the Drum," 15 others. 19 illustrations.

Favorite Poems of Childhood


Author: Philip Smith
Publisher: Courier Corporation
ISBN: 0486110346
Category: Juvenile Fiction
Page: 96
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Lewis Carroll's "The Walrus and the Carpenter," Edward Lear's "The Owl and the Pussy-Cat," Eugene Field's "Wynken, Blynken and Nod," Robert Louis Stevenson's "The Swing," many more, all in large, easy-to-read type.

Favorite North American Indian Legends


Author: Philip Smith
Publisher: Courier Corporation
ISBN: 0486110389
Category: Juvenile Fiction
Page: 96
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Treasury of imaginative tales: Algonquin story of how Glooskap conquered the Great Bull-Frog; "The Meeting of the Wild Animals," a Tsimshian myth; "The Bear Man," a Cherokee legend; and more.

Chinese Fairy Tales


Author: Frederick H. Martens
Publisher: Courier Corporation
ISBN: 0486110443
Category: Juvenile Fiction
Page: 80
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A captivating collection of authentic Chinese fairy tales, based on legends, ghost stories, and myths. Stories include "The Flower-Elves," "The Dragon-Princess," "The Bird with Nine Heads," many others. 25 illustrations.

The Story of Hercules


Author: Bob Blaisdell
Publisher: Courier Corporation
ISBN: 0486146839
Category: Juvenile Fiction
Page: 96
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DIVThe legendary strongman recounts his road to immortality with tales of battles with fabulous monsters and other spectacular feats of heroism. Many illustrations, easy-to-read text. /div

Pinocchio


Author: Carlo Collodi
Publisher: Penguin UK
ISBN: 0141338237
Category: Juvenile Fiction
Page: 288
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The old wood-carver Geppetto decides to make a wonderful puppet which can dance and turn somersaults, but by chance he chooses an unusual piece of wood - and the finished puppet can talk and misbehave like the liveliest child. But Pinocchio is brave and inquisitive as well as naughty, and after some hair-raising adventures, he earns his heart's desire. Heart-warming introduction by John Boyne, author of Boy in the Striped Pyjamas.

The Story of King Arthur


Author: Tom Crawford,John Green
Publisher: Courier Corporation
ISBN: 048628347X
Category: Juvenile Fiction
Page: 92
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Recounts Arthur's chief adventures including his becoming King, his marriage to Guinevere, and his benevolent but troubled reign over England.

The Heroes

Or, Greek Fairy Tales for My Children
Author: Charles Kingsley
Publisher: N.A
ISBN: N.A
Category: Mythology, Greek
Page: 255
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Favorite Greek Myths


Author: Lilian Stoughton Hyde
Publisher: N.A
ISBN: N.A
Category: Mythology, Classical
Page: 233
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Adventures of Don Quixote


Author: Argentina Palacios
Publisher: Courier Corporation
ISBN: 0486110397
Category: Juvenile Fiction
Page: 64
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Easy-to-read retelling of the hilarious misadventures of Don Quixote, the idealistic knight, and his squire, Sancho Panza, who set out to right the wrongs of the world. Abridged version with six charming illustrations.

M Or F?


Author: Lisa Papademetriou,Chris Tebbetts
Publisher: Penguin
ISBN: 9781595140913
Category: Juvenile Fiction
Page: 296
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Gay teen Marcus helps his friend Frannie chat up her crush online, but then becomes convinced that the crush is falling for him instead.

African Myths and Folk Tales


Author: Carter Godwin Woodson
Publisher: Courier Corporation
ISBN: 0486114287
Category: Juvenile Fiction
Page: 208
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Compiled by the "Father of Black History," these fables unfold amid a magical realm of tricksters and fairies. Recounted in simple language, they will enchant readers and listeners of all ages. Over 60 illustrations.

The Children's Homer

The Adventures of Odysseus and the Tale of Troy
Author: Padraic Colum
Publisher: Simon and Schuster
ISBN: 0689868839
Category: Juvenile Fiction
Page: 247
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Publishers WeeklyColum's stirring telling of the Greek epics is unequaled as an introduction to the classic myths for young readers.

Five Great Greek Tragedies


Author: Sophocles,Euripides,Aeschylus
Publisher: Courier Corporation
ISBN: 0486436209
Category: Drama
Page: 288
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Presents translations of five Greek tragedies by Aeschylus, Sophocles, and Euripides.

The Age of Fable


Author: Thomas Bulfinch
Publisher: N.A
ISBN: N.A
Category: Children's literature
Page: 94
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A Handbook to the Reception of Classical Mythology


Author: Vanda Zajko,Helena Hoyle
Publisher: John Wiley & Sons
ISBN: 1444339605
Category: History
Page: 496
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This Handbook presents a collection of essays that explore a wide variety of aspects of Greek and Roman myths and their critical reception from antiquity to the present day. It reveals the importance of mythography to the survival, dissemination, and popularization of classical myth from the ancient world to the present day, and features chronologically organized essays that address different sets of myths that were important in each historical era, along with their thematic relevance. It offers a series of carefully selected in-depth readings, including both popular and less well-known examples.

American Book Publishing Record

ABPR annual cumulative
Author: N.A
Publisher: N.A
ISBN: N.A
Category: United States
Page: N.A
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Children's Books in Print, 2007

An Author, Title, and Illustrator Index to Books for Children and Young Adults
Author: N.A
Publisher: N.A
ISBN: 9780835248518
Category: Authors
Page: N.A
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