I checked this one out from our public library, but I will definitely be purchasing it.
That is just what the author and illustrator have done... their rich craftmanship shows they have made these stories, which 'belong to all of us', their own.
Nevertheless, this collection of foundational stories will delight children and adults alike.
The book is well arranged and easy to read with enough stories and relevant illustrations to keep a six year old's interest.Published 7 months ago by William G
This book has an organized layout. The myths are detailed enough to be fascinating with out dragging on for elementary age students. Read morePublished 19 months ago by Teacher & Mom
Nice if you don't want to get into the nitty gritty of mythology. For instance, the abduction of Persephone was due to Hades being "in love" with her and after time she... Read morePublished 20 months ago by To the Point
The illustrations in this book are magnificent. The book is an oversized illustrated book, and the pictures are fascinating.
Eric A. Read more
This is a beautiful, well-made book about the Greek myths. However, being familiar with other versions, I can't help noticing places where stories have been modified to make them... Read morePublished on August 17, 2011 by Harper Curtis
The book was a wonderful surprise and will make a special gift. The charming illustrations and classic myths written simply should attract young children to enjoy reading. Read morePublished on April 30, 2011 by Old Woman Anasazi
This book is favorite on our home library shelf.
The myths are honored by the authors treatment.
Understandable heros and villians.
McElderry's finest yet. Read more