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Treasury of Egyptian Mythology : Classic Stories of Gods, Godesses Monsters & Mortals - Donna Jo Napoli

Treasury of Egyptian Mythology

Classic Stories of Gods, Godesses Monsters & Mortals

By: Donna Jo Napoli, Christina Balit (Illustrator)

Hardcover Published: 1st October 2013
ISBN: 9781426313806
Number Of Pages: 208
For Ages: 9 - 12 years old

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The experts at National Geographic know how the timeless tales of Egyptian gods, goddesses, monsters, and mortals have captivated generations of children. Now the fresh voice of lyrical storyteller Donna Jo Napoli and the lavish artwork of Christina Balit bring these classic stories to life for young readers in the 21st century.

The new National Geographic Treasury of Egyptian Mythology is a stunning tableau of Egyptian myths, including those of pharaohs, queens, the boisterous Sun God Ra, and legendary creatures like the Sphinx. The lyrical storytelling of award-winning author Donna Jo Napoli dramatizes the timeless tales of ancient Egypt in the year when Angelina Jolie will make Cleopatra a multi-media star. And just like the popular National Geographic Treasury of Greek Mythology, the stories in this book will be beautifully illustrated to bring ancient characters vividly to life.

The stories are embellished with sidebars that provide historical, cultural, and geographic context, and a mapping feature that adds to the fun and fascination. Resource notes and ample back matter direct readers to discover more about ancient Egypt. With its attractive design and beautiful narrative, this accessible treasury stands out from all other mythology titles in the marketplace.

About the Author

DONNA JO NAPOLI is professor of linguistics at Swarthmore College, mother of five, grandmother of two, and the author of more than seventy books for children and young adults. While her undergraduate major was mathematics and her graduate work was in linguistics, she has a profound love of mythology, folklore, and fairy tales.

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ISBN: 9781426313806
ISBN-10: 1426313802
Series: Nat Geo - Mythology
Audience: Children
For Ages: 9 - 12 years old
For Grades: 4 - 6
Format: Hardcover
Language: English
Number Of Pages: 208
Published: 1st October 2013
Publisher: National Geographic Kids
Country of Publication: US
Dimensions (cm): 31.0 x 24.5  x 2.0
Weight (kg): 1.14
Edition Number: 1
Edition Type: Revised

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