Posts tagged ‘Greek Mythology’

Treasury of Greek Mythology by Donna Jo Napoli.

From the mighty Zeus, King of the Gods, to the beautiful Aphrodite, Goddess of Love and Beauty, the timeless tales in this stunning volume will delight and enchant readers again and again. Lyrical stories take you from the birth of the Olympian gods to the action-packed Trojan War. and each tells of the magical and mystical lives of charismatic characters that have captivated audiences since ancient times.

Check author´s interview at Donna Jo Napoli site.

October 8, 2012 at 9:52 am Leave a comment

All in the Family by Megan E. Bryant.

What would Apollo’s online profile look like? What would Aphrodite say if she had her own blog? Greek mythology hall of famers meet the modern age in a new series that brings the superstars of Greek myth to life with stories that put them in the pantheon! Complete with profiles, headshots, family trees, fascinating sidebars and irreverent surprises, Mythlopedia is for readers who love action, romance, power struggles and more!

May 21, 2012 at 12:26 pm Leave a comment

Gooddess Girls 2: Persephone the Phony by Joan Holub & Suzanne Williams.

As PERSEPHONE‘s mom encourages her to do, she often “goes along to get along” instead of doing what she really wants. But when she meets Mount Olympus Academy bad-boy Hades, she finally feels she has found someone with whom she can be herself. He’s the first person who actually listens to her, and she finds herself liking him, despite the fact that the other goddess girls think he’s bad news. But if he makes her feel so special — and she’s so comfortable hanging around him — can he really be all that bad?

Read the excerpts of some of Goddess Girls here. Or visit Suzanne Williams & Joan Holub pages.

Watch Suzanne Williams talking about how Goddess Girls books came out:

March 21, 2012 at 10:26 am Leave a comment

Goddess Girls 4: Artemis the Brave by Joan Holub & Suzanne Williams.

Artemis is on the hunt, but she doesn´t feel brave! Artemis´s friends and classmates see her as the most courageous goddessgirl at school. Little do they know that despite her expert archery skills, the smelly Geryon, ring-nosed Minotaurs, and scorpions in Beast-ology class scare her as much as they do anyone else! But what´s really bothering her now is that funny feeling she has whenever she looks at Orion. She´s never had a crush before. Will she find the courage to talk to Orion, to make him see her as more than a pal, and to ace Beast-ology class?

Visit Joan Holub web site: http://www.joanholub.com/

March 8, 2012 at 10:51 am Leave a comment

It´s All Geek to Me Percy Jackson.

For parents and teachers who want to encourage reading, here this link about Percy Jackson series:

http://sites.google.com/site/itsallgreektomepercyjackson/Home

One video of Percy Jackson´s author book signing:

August 15, 2011 at 10:50 am Leave a comment

The Lightning Thief by Rick Riordan

Mythological monsters and the Gods of Mount Olympus seem to be walking out of the pages of twelve-year-old Percy Jackson´s textbooks and into his life. And worse, he´r angered a few of them. Zeus´s master lightning bolt has been stolen, and Percy is the prime suspect. Now, he and his friends have just ten days to find and return Zeus´s stolen property and bring peace to a warring Mount Olympus.

Look inside:

June 20, 2011 at 2:28 pm Leave a comment


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