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The Resource Treasury of Greek mythology : classic stories of gods, goddesses, heroes & monsters, by Donna Jo Napoli ; illustrated by Christina Balit

Treasury of Greek mythology : classic stories of gods, goddesses, heroes & monsters, by Donna Jo Napoli ; illustrated by Christina Balit

Label
Treasury of Greek mythology : classic stories of gods, goddesses, heroes & monsters
Title
Treasury of Greek mythology
Title remainder
classic stories of gods, goddesses, heroes & monsters
Statement of responsibility
by Donna Jo Napoli ; illustrated by Christina Balit
Title variation
Greek mythology
Title variation remainder
classic stories of gods, goddesses, heroes and monsters
Creator
Contributor
Author
Illustrator
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
From the mighty Zeus, King of the Gods, to the beautiful Aphrodite, Goddess of Love and Beauty, the tales in this volume will take you from the birth of the Olympian gods to the action-packed Trojan War. As you journey through the pages of this book, you'll find: stories of gods, goddesses, heroes, and monsters; artwork that brings the stories and the characters vividly to life; a family tree of the gods and goddesses; sidebars that put stories into historical and cultural context; a map of Greece and the Mediterranean that helps put the stories into geographic context; a cast of characters, listing fast facts about each profiled god, goddess, and hero; and a Find Out More section for those who want to dig deeper and discover more
Member of
Writing style
Illustration
Award
  • ALA Notable Children's Book, 2012
  • School Library Journal Best Books, 2011.
http://library.link/vocab/ext/novelist/bookUI
10029420
Cataloging source
DLC
http://library.link/vocab/creatorDate
1948-
http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
Napoli, Donna Jo
Dewey number
398.20938
Illustrations
  • illustrations
  • maps
Index
index present
Intended audience
  • Ages 8-12
  • Middle School
  • 860L
Intended audience source
Lexile
Interest level
MG
LC call number
BL783
LC item number
.N365 2011
Literary form
non fiction
http://library.link/vocab/ext/novelist/minGradeLevel
  • 5
  • 9
Nature of contents
bibliography
Reading level
6.1
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorName
Balit, Christina
http://library.link/vocab/resourcePreferred
True
Series statement
National Geographic Kids
Study program name
Accelerated Reader AR
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Mythology, Greek
  • Tales
  • Mythology, Greek
  • Mythology, Greek
  • Tales
  • Greek mythology
  • JUVENILE NONFICTION / History / Ancient
  • JUVENILE NONFICTION / History / Europe
  • JUVENILE NONFICTION / Social Science / Folklore & Mythology
  • Greece
Target audience
pre adolescent
http://bibfra.me/vocab/lite/titleRemainder
classic stories of gods, goddesses, heroes & monsters
Label
Treasury of Greek mythology : classic stories of gods, goddesses, heroes & monsters, by Donna Jo Napoli ; illustrated by Christina Balit
Instantiates
Publication
Copyright
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (pages 186-187) 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
Contents
Gaia: Mother Earth -- Uranus: Father heaven -- Cronus: Titan king -- Zeus: King of the gods -- Hestia: Goddess of the hearth -- Poseidon: God of the seas -- Athena: Goddess of wisdom -- Hades: God of the underworld -- Demeter: Goddess of the harvest -- Apollo: God of music -- Artemis: Goddess of the hunt -- Hera: Goddess of marriage -- Hephaestus: God of metalworking -- Aphrodite: Goddess of love and beauty -- Hermes: Messenger of the gods -- Ares: God of war -- Helios: Sun god -- Selene: Goddess of the Moon -- Dionysus: God of wine -- Perseus: The ill-fated hero -- Orion: The hunter -- Heracles: The hero who became immortal -- Jason: Wanderer of the seas -- Theseus: The king of Athens -- Helen: The lethal beauty -- Map of Greece -- Time line -- Cast of characters
Control code
1923919
Dimensions
31 cm.
Extent
191 pages
Isbn
9781426308444
Lccn
2011024327
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • n
Other physical details
color illustrations, color maps
System control number
  • (Sirsi) i9781426308444
  • (OCoLC)698332708
Label
Treasury of Greek mythology : classic stories of gods, goddesses, heroes & monsters, by Donna Jo Napoli ; illustrated by Christina Balit
Publication
Copyright
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (pages 186-187) 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
Contents
Gaia: Mother Earth -- Uranus: Father heaven -- Cronus: Titan king -- Zeus: King of the gods -- Hestia: Goddess of the hearth -- Poseidon: God of the seas -- Athena: Goddess of wisdom -- Hades: God of the underworld -- Demeter: Goddess of the harvest -- Apollo: God of music -- Artemis: Goddess of the hunt -- Hera: Goddess of marriage -- Hephaestus: God of metalworking -- Aphrodite: Goddess of love and beauty -- Hermes: Messenger of the gods -- Ares: God of war -- Helios: Sun god -- Selene: Goddess of the Moon -- Dionysus: God of wine -- Perseus: The ill-fated hero -- Orion: The hunter -- Heracles: The hero who became immortal -- Jason: Wanderer of the seas -- Theseus: The king of Athens -- Helen: The lethal beauty -- Map of Greece -- Time line -- Cast of characters
Control code
1923919
Dimensions
31 cm.
Extent
191 pages
Isbn
9781426308444
Lccn
2011024327
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • n
Other physical details
color illustrations, color maps
System control number
  • (Sirsi) i9781426308444
  • (OCoLC)698332708

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