Category Archives: Mythology

Norse Myths: Tales of Odin, Thor and Loki – Kevin Crossley-Holland illustrated by Jeffrey Alan Love

      Norse Myths: Tales of Odin, Thor and Loki – Kevin Crossley-Holland illustrated by Jeffrey Alan Love, Candlewick Studio,  (9780763695002), 2017   Format: Hardcover   Rating: 1- 5 (5 is excellent or a Starred review) 4 What did you … Continue reading

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Knightology: A True Account of the Most Valiant Knights, of Their Great Chivalry and Wondrous Feats of Arms. – By Sir Lancelot Marshal, Master of the Secret Order of the Round Table – Dugald A. Steer

 Knightology: A True Account of the Most Valiant Knights, of Their Great Chivalry and Wondrous Feats of Arms. – By Sir Lancelot Marshal, Master of the Secret Order of the Round Table – Dugald A. Steer, Candlewick Press, (9780763698485), 2017 … Continue reading

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The Birth of Kitaro by Shigeru Mizuki

        The Birth of Kitaro by Shigeru Mizuki, translated by Zack Davisson. Drawn & Quarterly, 2016. 9781770462281 Format: Paperback Rating: 1-5 (5 is an excellent or a Starred review) 4.5 Genre:  Fantasy/horror What did you like about … Continue reading

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Myths and Legends – by Sandra Lawrence, illustrated by Emma Trithart

 Myths and Legends – by Sandra Lawrence, illustrated by Emma Trithart, 360 Degrees, (9781944530112), 2017. Format: Hardcover Rating: 1-5:  (5 is an excellent or a Starred review) 3 What did you like about the book? This smorgasbord of tales allows … Continue reading

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The Adventures of Hermes, God of Thieves: 100 Journeys Through Greek Mythology by Murielle Szac

 The Adventures of Hermes, God of Thieves: 100 Journeys Through Greek Mythology by Murielle Szac, translated by Mika Provata-Carlone. Pushkin Children’s, 2017. 9781782691303 Format:  Paperback Rating: 1-5 (5 is an excellent or a Starred review) 4 What did you like … Continue reading

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Greek Myths: Three Heroic Tales – retold by Hugh Lupton and Daniel Morden, illustrated by Carole Hénaff

     Greek Myths: Three Heroic Tales – retold by Hugh Lupton and Daniel Morden, illustrated by Carole Hénaff, Barefoot Books, 2017 ISBN: 978-1-78285-349-7 Format:  paperback Rating: 1-5 (5 is an excellent or a starred review) 4 Genre: mythology What did you … Continue reading

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Seal Song by Andrea Spalding

*Seal Song by Andrea Spalding* * Orca Book Publishers, 2011 *Format*: Picture Book *Rating: *3 *Genre*:  Mythology *What did you like about the book? **The images were beautifully rendered in a blocky painting style that really aided the mystical theme … Continue reading

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