Ancient Greek Myths by James Ford, Peter Hepplewhite, John Malam, Sue Reid


Ancient Greek Myths by James Ford, Peter Hepplewhite, John Malam, Sue Reid

The stories of ancient Greece are still as vivid as they always were. This book retells in words and pictures five of the greatest stories ever told: Jason and the Argonauts , The Twelve Labours of Heracles , The Trojan War , The Voyage of Odysseus (Ulysses), and The Adventures of Perseus . Each section begins with an introduction to the characters to make the story easier to follow. It includes 'Ask the Storyteller' for extra information as the tale unfolds. It contains a detailed glossary and index.

About the Author

James Ford studied English and Classics at Worcester College, Oxford, before teaching English in Greece. He now lives and works in Brighton. John Malam studied ancient history and archaeology at the University of Birmingham, after which he worked as an archaeologist at the Ironbridge Gorge Museum, Shropshire. Sue Reid began writing stories when she was child and now writes for BBC Schools Radio. Her first book - Mill Girl - was published by Scholastic in 2002. Peter Hepplewhite is a former history teacher, now working for Tyne and Wear Archives as Education Officer. He has been a freelance writer for more than ten years.

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144 pages
Interest Age: 7+ years


James Ford, Peter Hepplewhite, John Malam, Sue Reid
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Publication date

1st August 2008



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