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D'Aulaires' Book of Greek Myths

D'Aulaires' Book of Greek Myths

by Ingri D'Aulaire, Edgar Parin D'Aulaire

Mighty Zeus, with his fistful of thunderbolts, Athena, goddess of wisdom, Helios the sun, greedy King Midas — here are gods, goddesses, and legendary figures of ancient Greece brought to life in the myths that have inspired great literature and art throughout the ages. Illustrations throughout.

Praise for D'Aulaires' Book of Greek Myths

"For any child fortunate enough to have this generous book...the kings and heroes of ancient legend will remain forever matter-of-fact; the pictures interpret the text literally and are full of detail and witty observation." — Horn Book

"The drawings...are excellent and excitingly evocative." — The New York Times

Ages
11, 12, 13
Interest Level
Grades 6 - 8
Grade Level Equivalent
5.9
Lexile Measure
1070L
DRA
60
Guided Reading
X
Publisher
BAN - BANTAM BOOKS (CHILDREN)
Number of Pages
192
Genre
Myths and Legends

About the Authors

Ingri D'Aulaire
Edgar Parin D'Aulaire

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