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The Secret of Pandora's Box (First Greek Myths) Paperback – April 20, 2006

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"'Remarkable retellings of these old stories using vivid, glorious language.' National Literacy Association"

About the Author

Saviour Pirotta is an award-winning author who has written many books for children, ranging from folktale and fiction to factual books. His Frances Lincoln picture books, Joy to the World and Turtle Bay have won numerous awards and been translated into several languages. He has retold several stories for Orchard, including the popular The Sleeping Princess and Other Fairy Tales from Grimm and The Orchard Book of First Greek Myths. Saviour lives in Brighton. Jan Lewis has been illustrating children's books for more than twenty years, ranging from board books to young fiction. Her most successful title is the best-selling Orchard novelty book, The Secret Princess Handbook. She also illustrated a delightful series of board books for Orchard, based on popular nursery rhymes and Christmas carols. Jan lives in Berkshire.

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Product Details

  • Lexile Measure: 550L (What's this?)
  • Series: First Greek Myths (Book 19)
  • Paperback: 32 pages
  • Publisher: Orchard Books (April 20, 2006)
  • Language: English
  • ISBN-10: 1843627817
  • ISBN-13: 978-1843627814
  • Product Dimensions: 5.9 x 0.1 x 8.3 inches
  • Shipping Weight: 2.1 ounces
  • Amazon Best Sellers Rank: #4,005,318 in Books (See Top 100 in Books)

More About the Author

Saviour Pirotta was born on the island of Malta but emigrated to the UK in his early twenties. He grew up speaking three langauges, English, Maltese and Italian.

Before taking up writing full time, he was a postman, a chef and a storyteller. His retellings of myths, legends and folk tales have been published around the world and translated into twenty three languages to date. He lives in Saltaire, West Yorkshire.

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