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Greek myths —Menzies, Jean, author.

This collection contains more than 30 enthralling new retellings of favorite myths as well as some you might not have heard before! Including Theseus and the Minotaur, The Twelve Labours of Herakles, and the escapades of...

The Iliad —Strachan, Ian, 1938-

Retells the events of the war between Greece and the city of Troy, focusing on Achilles' quarrel with Agamemnon.

The odyssey —Cross, Gillian.

"Odysseus ... faces storm and shipwreck, terrifying monsters and the fury of the sea god Poseidon as he makes his epic journey home from the Trojan War [in this retelling of Homer's story]"--Dust jacket flap.

Greek heroes —McCaughrean, Geraldine.

Collected stories of four heroes, Perseus, Hercules, Theseus, and Odysseus, who follow the path of glory in their many unforgettable adventures.

Sirena —Napoli, Donna Jo, 1948-

The gods grant immortality to the mermaid Sirena when she rescues a human man from the sea and they fall in love, but his mortality creates great conflict between love and honor when he is called to defend Greece in the ...

Tales from the Odyssey. Part two —Osborne, Mary Pope.

Odysseus and his men encounter many perils during their long journey back to Ithaca after the Trojan War, in a retelling of Homer's epic.

The one-eyed giant —Osborne, Mary Pope.

Retells a part of the Odyssey in which King Odysseus fights the cyclops.

Tales from the Odyssey. Part one —Osborne, Mary Pope.

Odysseus and his men encounter many perils during their long journey back to Ithaca after the Trojan War, in a retelling of Homer's epic.

The Olympians : great gods and goddesses of Ancient Greece —Fisher, Leonard Everett.

Offers brief biographical sketches of the twelve gods and goddesses that reside on Mount Olympus including such information as their Roman names, their parents, and the symbols that represent them.

Zeus : king of the gods, God of sky and storms —Temple, Teri.

"Introduces the Greek god Zeus and explains his importance; features well-known Greek myths about this god; and includes map of ancient Greece and family tree of the Greek gods." -- from publisher's website.

The final battle —Osborne, Mary Pope.

After struggling against the gods and his fate for more than twenty years, Odysseus has returned to Ithaca at last. But things have changed: what used to be his island has been overrun by suitors who clamor for his wife'...

Mortals & immortals of Greek mythology —Rachmühl, Françoise, 1931- author.

"The stories of the Greek mortals and immortals and their legendary exploits tower as tall now as they have for thousands of years. Join the twelve gods at the top of Mount Olympus, and learn the tales of Greek heroines...

Artemis : Goddess of hunting and protector of animals —Temple, Teri.

Introduces the Greek goddess Artemis and explains her importance; features well-known Greek myths about this god; and includes map of ancient Greece and family tree of the Greek gods.

Pegasus —Mayer, Marianna.

Retells how Bellerophon, son of the king of Corinth, secures the help of the winged horse Pegasus in order to fight the monstrous Chimera.

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