Graphic Myths Pack A by Martin Powell, Nel Yomtov, Blake A. Hoena
  

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Graphic Myths Pack A by Martin Powell, Nel Yomtov, Blake A. Hoena

The world's most famous myths, retold in dynamic graphic-novel form. These classic myths will hook your reluctant readers and thrust them face-to face with these characters and their adventures.

About the Author

Since 1986, Martin Powell has been a freelance writer. He has written hundreds of stories, many of which have been published by Disney, Marvel, Tekno comix, Moonstone Books, and others. In 1989, Powell received an Eisner Award nomination for his graphic novel Scarlet in Gaslight. This award is one of the highest comic book honors. The career path of Nel Yomtov has taken him from the halls of Marvel Comics, as an editor, writer, and colorist, to the world of toy development. He then became editorial and art director at a children's nonfiction book publisher, and now Nel is a writer and editor of books, websites, and comics for children. A harmonica-honking blues enthusiast, Nel lives in New York with his wife, Nancy. They have a son, Jess. Blake A. Hoena grew up in central Wisconsin, where, in his youth, he wrote stories about robots conquering the Moon and trolls lumbering around in the woods behind his parent's house - and the fact that the trolls were hunting for little boys had nothing to do with Blake's pesky younger brothers. Later, he moved to Minnesota to pursue a Masters of Fine Arts degree in Creative Writing from Minnesota State University, Mankato. Since graduating, Blake has written more than forty books for children, including retellings of The Legend of Sleepy Hollow and the Perseus and Medusa myth. Most recently, he's working on graphic novels for Sports Illustrated Kids and writing stories about superheroes.

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Format

Hardback
Contains 4 Hardbacks
288 pages

Author

Martin Powell, Nel Yomtov, Blake A. Hoena
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Publisher


www.raintreepublishers.co.u...

Publication date

15th January 2010

ISBN

9781406214260


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