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Percy Jackson's Greek Gods
Percy Jackson's Greek Gods
by Rick Riordan
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"Percy Jackson takes a break from adventuring to serve up the Greek gods like flapjacks at a church breakfast. Percy is on form as he debriefs readers concerning Chaos, Gaea, Ouranos and Pontus, Dionysus, Ariadne and Persephone, all in his dude's patter:... (read more)

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Treasury of Egyptian Mythology: Classic Stories of Gods, Goddesses, Monsters & Mortals
Treasury of Egyptian Mythology: Classic Stories of Gods, Goddesses, Monsters & Mortals
by Donna Jo Napoli
Publisher Comments
The new National Geographic Treasury of Egyptian Mythology is a stunning tableau of Egyptian myths, including those of pharaohs, queens, the boisterous Sun God Ra, and legendary creatures like the Sphinx. The lyrical storytelling of award-winning author... (read more)

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Treasury of Greek Mythology: Classic Stories of Gods, Goddesses, Heroes & Monsters
Treasury of Greek Mythology: Classic Stories of Gods, Goddesses, Heroes & Monsters
by Donna Jo Napoli
Publisher Comments
Donna Jo Napoli is both a linguist and a writer of children's fiction. She received her BA in mathematics in 1970 and her Ph.D. in Romance Languages and Literatures in 1973, both from Harvard University, then did a postdoctoral year in Linguistics at MIT.... (read more)

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The Giant Book of Giants [With Poster]
The Giant Book of Giants [With Poster]
by Saviour Pirotta
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GIANT poster, GIANT stories, GIANT fun! With an incredible, huge, interactive poster and six adventurous stories, The Giant Book of Giants is larger than life! The pop-up, pull-out poster in this BIG tome measures over four feet tall--and offers... (read more)

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The Thousand Nights and One Night
The Thousand Nights and One Night
by David Walser
Synopsis
This stunningly illustrated selection of tales from the classic Arabian Nights features silhouette and other art laced with brilliant color and metallic silver ornamentation. These interpretations charm the contemporary reader with flourishes of... (read more)

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Aladdin and His Wonderful Lamp in Rhyme
Aladdin and His Wonderful Lamp in Rhyme
by Ransome
Publisher Comments
From the elegant typography and silhouetted endpapers to the twelve color plates and the addition of myriad decorative elements — ornamental heads, initials, silhouettes, partial borders, and much more — this hardcover edition is a... (read more)

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The Terrible Troll-Bird
The Terrible Troll-Bird
by Ingri Daulaire
Publisher Comments
'The New York Review Children\'s Collection began in 2003 in an attempt to reward readers who have long wished for the return of their favorite titles and to introduce those books to a new generation of readers. The line publishes picture books for... (read more)

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Beat the Story-Drum, Pum-Pum
Beat the Story-Drum, Pum-Pum
by Ashley Bryan
Publisher Comments
Here are five Nigerian folktales, retold in language as rhythmic as the beat of the story-drum, and illustrated with vibrant, evocative woodcuts.... (read more)

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Maya and the Turtle
Maya and the Turtle
by John C Stickler
Publisher Comments
Poverty is all Maya has ever known, but she doesn't allow it to stop her from caring for her father, and others, as best she can. Kind and gentle, she is a lovely young girl who always puts others first. One day, she finds a little turtle and takes him... (read more)

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A Story, A Story: An African Tale
A Story, A Story: An African Tale
by Gail E Haley
Publisher Comments
Winner of the Caldecott Medal Once, all the stories in the world belonged to Nyame, the Sky God. He kept them in a box beside his throne. But Ananse, the Spider man, wanted them -- and caught three sly creatures to get them. This story of how we got our... (read more)

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One Fine Day
One Fine Day
by Nonny Hogrogian
Publisher Comments
Awarded the Caldecott Medal for the most distinguished picture book of 1971 "One fine day a fox traveled through the great forest. When he reached the other side he was very thirsty." The jaunty red fox stole milk from an old farm woman, lost his tail... (read more)

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Heroes of Olympus
Heroes of Olympus
by Laurie Calkhoven
Publisher Comments
andlt;b andgt;Fast-paced and action-packed retellings of the most important Greek and Roman myths.andlt;/bandgt;andlt;BRandgt;andlt;BRandgt;Ancient myths continue to have modern relevanceand#8212;for thousands of years they have been the basis for plays,... (read more)

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School for Princes: Stories from the Panchatantra
School for Princes: Stories from the Panchatantra
by Jamila Gavin
Synopsis
How can a king knock some sense into his silly sons so that they grow up sensible young men? A wise man tells the king that he can do the job in six weeks. Every time one of the boys says or does something rash, the sage will put him back on the straight... (read more)

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The Golden Fleece: And the Heroes Who Lived Before Achilles
The Golden Fleece: And the Heroes Who Lived Before Achilles
by Padraic Colum
Publisher Comments
Enter a world where harpies torment mortals, the Argonaut Orpheus sings, the mighty god Zeus wages war on the Titans, and Prometheus steals fire. Author Padraic Colum weaves the tales of Jason and his Argonauts with classic Greek mythology to create this... (read more)

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Uni the Unicorn
Uni the Unicorn
by Amy Krouse Rosenthal
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AMY KROUSE ROSENTHAL is the author of over 20 books for childrens. Her titles include WUMBERS, PLANT A KISS, LITTLE PEA, SPOON, THE WONDER BOOK, COOKIES: BITE-SIZE LIFE LESSONS, AND DUCK!RABBIT!. A long-time contributor to NPR, she is currently the host... (read more)

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A Practical Guide to Monsters
A Practical Guide to Monsters
by Nina Hess
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Just in time for Halloween, this lavishly illustrated sequel to the "New York Times" bestseller "A Practical Guide to Dragons" showcases the spooky, unexpected, and always fascinating world of such monsters as giants, goblins, and mummies.... (read more)

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The Adventures of Robin Hood (Puffin Classics)
The Adventures of Robin Hood (Puffin Classics)
by Roger Lancelyn Green
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Robin Longbow is a sub-apprentice forester in Sherwood Forest, barely eking out a living-and barely able to control his temper when he is confronted by the taunts of the Chief Forester's favorite. One careless shot, and he has killed the man. From then... (read more)

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The Adventures of Robin Hood
The Adventures of Robin Hood
by Roger Lancelyn Green
Publisher Comments
Robin Longbow is a sub-apprentice forester in Sherwood Forest, barely eking out a living-and barely able to control his temper when he is confronted by the taunts of the Chief Forester's favorite. One careless shot, and he has killed the man. From then... (read more)

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Whiskers, Tails & Wings: Animal Folk Tales from Mexico
Whiskers, Tails & Wings: Animal Folk Tales from Mexico
by Judy Goldman
Publisher Comments
Judy Goldman is the author of many childrens books, both in English and in Spanish, including DE ASTUTOS, TRAGONES Y MORDELONES, illustrated by Juan Gedovius (Editorial Norma, 2011); SAPO Y YUKU—UN CUENTO YAQUI, illustrated by Arno Avil&... (read more)

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Gifts from the Gods: Ancient Words and Wisdom from Greek and Roman Mythology
Gifts from the Gods: Ancient Words and Wisdom from Greek and Roman Mythology
by Lise Lunge Larsen
Publisher Comments
Ancient names come to rich and fascinating life in this lavishly illustrated gift book for mythology fans and word lovers. Did you know that “museums” were initially temples built to worship the nine muses, the goddesses of the arts? That... (read more)

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