Gods, Goddesses, and Heroes (Lonely Planet Kids)

by Lonely Planet Kids (Author) Laura Brenlla (Illustrator)

Gods, Goddesses, and Heroes (Lonely Planet Kids)
Reading Level: 4th – 5th Grade

From monster-slewing heroes to ancient accounts of gods and goddesses from all around the world, such as Thor and Odin, the beautifully illustrated follow-up to Atlas of Monsters and Ghosts is a fun and fascinating journey through the realms of mythology, enthralling with tales of creation, legendary fables, gods and beasts. Accompanied by engaging text by Marzia Accatino, Laura Brenella's captivating illustrations take you on a voyage of discovery all over the globe. Guided by the centaur Chiron, young readers will vault across the world to learn about the powers and weaknesses of the gods, the adventures of the great heroes, the best ways to befriend strange creatures, and the most useful tricks for escaping terrible monsters. From Norse legends of valiant Valkyries preparing for battle to the powers of Ancient Egypt's gods and goddesses, this is an exciting introduction to the world of gods, goddesses and heroes for young kids.

About Lonely Planet Kids: Lonely Planet Kids - an imprint of the world's leading travel authority Lonely Planet - published its first book in 2011. Over the past 45 years, Lonely Planet has grown a dedicated global community of travelers, many of whom are now sharing a passion for exploration with their children. Lonely Planet Kids educates and encourages young readers at home and in school to learn about the world with engaging books on culture, sociology, geography, nature, history, space and more. We want to inspire the next generation of global citizens and help kids and their parents to approach life in a way that makes every day an adventure. Come explore!


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Emma Carlson Berne writes juvenile, middle grade and YA fiction and non-fiction for both educational and trade publishers. She has worked on projects with Disney/Lucasfilm Press, American Girl Publishing, Simon & Schuster, Scholastic, Sterling Publishing, Capstone, Rosen, and Alloy Entertainment, among others. Emma lives in Cincinnati, Ohio, where she is the writer-in-residence for the Public Library of Cincinnati and Hamilton County.
Classification
Non-fiction
ISBN-13
9781838690618
Lexile Measure
N/A
Guided Reading Level
N/A
Publisher
Lonely Planet
Publication date
September 20, 2020
Series
Lonely Planet Kids
BISAC categories
JNF025020 - Juvenile Nonfiction | History | Ancient
JNF052030 - Juvenile Nonfiction | Social Science | Folklore & Mythology
JNF048020 - Juvenile Nonfiction | Reference | Atlases
Library of Congress categories
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