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The Resource Hades speaks! : a guide to the underworld by the Greek god of the dead, Vicky Alvear Shecter ; illustrations by J.E. Larson

Hades speaks! : a guide to the underworld by the Greek god of the dead, Vicky Alvear Shecter ; illustrations by J.E. Larson

Label
Hades speaks! : a guide to the underworld by the Greek god of the dead
Title
Hades speaks!
Title remainder
a guide to the underworld by the Greek god of the dead
Statement of responsibility
Vicky Alvear Shecter ; illustrations by J.E. Larson
Title variation
Guide to the underworld by the Greek god of the dead
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Contributor
Author
Illustrator
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
"Hades, the Greek god of the dead, is waiting to take you on a tour of his kingdom in this riveting introduction to Greek mythology. Here you will learn about might gods, terrifying monsters, ancient rites, magic spells, and Furies with bloody talons that can tear a mortal to shreds. But stay close. Only the Dark Lord can guarantee your safety in the underworld. And remember: Do not enter if you are afraid of the dark - or of the dead" -- Cover
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Summary
Hades, god of the dead, welcomes readers on a tour of his underworld realm filled with monsters, furies, giants, and vampire demons while revealing ancient death rites, describing sinister curses, and relating hair-raising stories
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Writing style
Award
YALSA Quick Picks for Reluctant Young Adult Readers, 2016.
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10325955
Cataloging source
EXW
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1961-
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Shecter, Vicky Alvear
Dewey number
398.20938
Illustrations
  • illustrations
  • maps
Index
index present
Intended audience
Ages 9-13
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900
Literary form
non fiction
http://library.link/vocab/ext/novelist/minGradeLevel
  • 4
  • 6
Nature of contents
bibliography
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Larson, J. E.
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True
Series statement
Secrets of the ancient gods
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  • Hades
  • Mythology, Greek
  • Gods, Greek
  • Goddesses, Greek
  • Mythology, Greek
  • Goddesses, Greek
  • Gods, Greek
  • Mythology, Greek
Target audience
pre adolescent
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a guide to the underworld by the greek god of the dead
Label
Hades speaks! : a guide to the underworld by the Greek god of the dead, Vicky Alvear Shecter ; illustrations by J.E. Larson
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Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references and index
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Control code
ocn883242922
Dimensions
20 cm.
Edition
First edition.
Extent
128 pages
Isbn
9781620915981
Isbn Type
(hardcover)
Lccn
2014933622
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
n
Other physical details
illustrations, map
System control number
(OCoLC)883242922
Label
Hades speaks! : a guide to the underworld by the Greek god of the dead, Vicky Alvear Shecter ; illustrations by J.E. Larson
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references and index
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Control code
ocn883242922
Dimensions
20 cm.
Edition
First edition.
Extent
128 pages
Isbn
9781620915981
Isbn Type
(hardcover)
Lccn
2014933622
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
n
Other physical details
illustrations, map
System control number
(OCoLC)883242922

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