The Adventures of Perseus by Mark Bergin
  

Synopsis

The Adventures of Perseus by Mark Bergin

Abandoned at birth, but miraculously rescued, Perseus must protect his mother from the wicked King Polydectes. On his journey he will face toothless witches, an angry giant, a terrible sea monster and the terrifying Gorgon Medusa. This book features humorous cartoon-style illustrations and the narrative approach, which encourage readers to get emotionally involved with the characters. It includes 'Ask the storyteller' boxes, which give peripheral details about the narrative and the characters involved. The book also features an introduction to Greek storytelling, a glossary and index, as well as a 'Who's who' section with a pronunciation guide. It supports Key Stage 2 History and English and helps achieve the Scottish Standard Curriculum 5-14.

About the Author

Mark Bergin

Mark Bergin was born in Hastings, England, in 1961. He studied at Eastbourne College of Art and specialises in historical reconstructions, aviation andmaritime subjects.

He lives in Bexhill-on-Sea with his wife and children.

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Book Info

Format

Paperback
32 pages

Author

Mark Bergin
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Publisher

Book House an imprint of Salariya Book Company Ltd

Publication date

1st August 2004

ISBN

9781904642268


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