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National Geographic Kids Everything Mythology
National Geographic Kids Everything Mythology
Written by Blake Hoena
Format: Trade Paperback
ISBN: 9781426314988
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National Geographic Kids Everything Mythology
Begin Your Quest for Facts, Photos, and Fun Fit for Gods and Goddesses
Written by Blake Hoena


Format: Trade Paperback, 64 pages
On Sale: March 11, 2014
Price: $12.99

National Geographic Everything Mythology is jam packed with fascinating facts and awe-inspiring imagery that brings your favorite fierce mythological heroes to life, introducing kids to gods of ancient worlds, including Greek, Norse, Chinese, America Indian, African cultures, and more. Packed with facts, colorful illustrations, and infused with humor, this fun journey through ancient... Read more >
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National Geographic Kids Everything Mythology
National Geographic Kids Everything Mythology
Written by Blake Hoena
Format: Hardcover Library Binding
ISBN: 9781426314995
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National Geographic Kids Everything Mythology
Begin Your Quest for Facts, Photos, and Fun Fit for Gods and Goddesses
Written by Blake Hoena


Format: Hardcover Library Binding, 64 pages
On Sale: March 11, 2014
Price: $21.90

National Geographic Everything Mythology is jam packed with fascinating facts and awe-inspiring imagery that brings your favorite fierce mythological heroes to life, introducing kids to gods of ancient worlds, including Greek, Norse, Chinese, America Indian, African cultures, and more. Packed with facts, colorful illustrations, and infused with humor, this fun journey through ancient... Read more >
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Treasury of Egyptian Mythology
Treasury of Egyptian Mythology
Written by Donna Jo Napoli, Illustrated by Christina Balit
Format: Hardcover
ISBN: 9781426313806
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Treasury of Egyptian Mythology
Classic Stories of Gods, Goddesses, Monsters & Mortals
Written by Donna Jo Napoli
Illustrated by Christina Balit


Format: Hardcover, 192 pages
On Sale: October 22, 2013
Price: $24.95

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... Read more >
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Treasury of Egyptian Mythology
Treasury of Egyptian Mythology
Written by Donna Jo Napoli, Illustrated by Christina Balit
Format: Hardcover Library Binding
ISBN: 9781426313813
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Treasury of Egyptian Mythology
Classic Stories of Gods, Goddesses, Monsters & Mortals
Written by Donna Jo Napoli
Illustrated by Christina Balit


Format: Hardcover Library Binding, 192 pages
On Sale: October 22, 2013
Price: $33.90

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... Read more >
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American Tall Tales
American Tall Tales
Written by Mary Pope Osborne, Illustrated by Michael McCurdy
Format: eBook
ISBN: 9780307982599
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American Tall Tales

Written by Mary Pope Osborne
Illustrated by Michael McCurdy


Format: eBook, 128 pages
On Sale: August 28, 2013
Price: $9.99

Celebrating the 15th anniversary of these collection of tales. There are among nine "tall" heroes featured in this exuberant collection of traditional American folk tales, including Paul Bunyan, JohnnyAppleseed, John Henry, and other American folk heroes. Read more >
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Sundarkaand: Triumph of Hanuman
Sundarkaand: Triumph of Hanuman
Written by Tulsidas, Adapted by Shyam Prakash, Illustrated by Sachin Nagar
Format: Trade Paperback
ISBN: 9789380741703
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Sundarkaand: Triumph of Hanuman
A Graphic Novel Adaptation
Written by Tulsidas
Adapted by Shyam Prakash
Illustrated by Sachin Nagar


Format: Trade Paperback, 76 pages
On Sale: July 2, 2013
Price: $9.99

Ravan, the king of Lanka, has abducted and imprisoned Ram's wife Sita. As they search for her, Ram and his brother Lakshman meet Sugreev, the king of the monkeys. In aid of Ram, Sugreev sends out search teams in all directions. One of the teams discovers that Sita is imprisoned in... Read more >
Draupadi: Fire-Born Princess
Draupadi: Fire-Born Princess
Written by Saraswati Nagpal, Illustrated by Manu
Format: Trade Paperback
ISBN: 9789380741093
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Draupadi: Fire-Born Princess
Campfire Mythology Line
Written by Saraswati Nagpal
Illustrated by Manu


Format: Trade Paperback, 112 pages
On Sale: April 2, 2013
Price: $12.99

A mysterious prophecy resounds, and the bewitchingly beautiful princess Draupadi arises from the sacred fire in Panchala.

Draupadi the princess is in love with Arjuna, the Pandava prince. But fate weaves strange events, and Draupadi finds herself wedded to five men--Arjuna and his four Pandava brothers. Draupadi's life is complicated further... Read more >
Ralph Masiello's Fairy Drawing Book
Ralph Masiello's Fairy Drawing Book
Written by Ralph Masiello
Format: Trade Paperback
ISBN: 9781570915406
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Ralph Masiello's Fairy Drawing Book

Written by Ralph Masiello


Format: Trade Paperback, 32 pages
On Sale: February 1, 2013
Price: $7.95

With the help of Ralph Masiello, young artists have learned how to draw bugs, dinosaurs, dragons, robots, roosters and pigs, seahorses and sharks, pyramids and sphinxes, pumpkins and ghouls. Next up: the wonderful world of fairies.

From tiny fairies to fairy godmothers, Ralph Masiello has compiled a wide range of these fascinating... Read more >
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Ralph Masiello's Fairy Drawing Book
Ralph Masiello's Fairy Drawing Book
Written by Ralph Masiello
Format: Hardcover
ISBN: 9781570915390
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Ralph Masiello's Fairy Drawing Book

Written by Ralph Masiello


Format: Hardcover, 32 pages
On Sale: February 1, 2013
Price: $17.95

With the help of Ralph Masiello, young artists have learned how to draw bugs, dinosaurs, dragons, robots, roosters and pigs, seahorses and sharks, pyramids and sphinxes, pumpkins and ghouls. Next up: the wonderful world of fairies.

From tiny fairies to fairy godmothers, Ralph Masiello has compiled a wide range of these fascinating... Read more >
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Krishna: Defender of Dharma
Krishna: Defender of Dharma
Written by Shweta Taneja, Illustrated by Rajesh Nagulakonda
Format: Trade Paperback
ISBN: 9789380741123
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Krishna: Defender of Dharma
A Graphic Novel
Written by Shweta Taneja
Illustrated by Rajesh Nagulakonda


Format: Trade Paperback, 152 pages
On Sale: January 15, 2013
Price: $14.99

Evil Rakshasa Kalanemi is back on Earth, this time appearing as Kansa, the tyrant king of Mathura. To vanquish him and his horde of evil monsters, Lord Vishnu comes to Earth in his eighth avatar - Krishna, the defender of dharma. Since his birth, Krishna valiantly fights evil monsters, showing courage... Read more >
Zeus and the Rise of the Olympians
Zeus and the Rise of the Olympians
Written by Ryan Foley, Illustrated by K.P. JAYAKRISHNAN
Format: Trade Paperback
ISBN: 9789380741154
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Zeus and the Rise of the Olympians
A Graphic Novel
Written by Ryan Foley
Illustrated by K.P. JAYAKRISHNAN


Format: Trade Paperback, 88 pages
On Sale: August 28, 2012
Price: $11.99

From his throne high atop Mount Olympus, the mighty and powerful god Zeus reigned over ancient Greece with his fellow Olympians. Feared for his lightning bolt but loved for his compassion for humanity, Zeus presided over an era of peace and prosperity. But Zeus's ascension to power was violently contested. In... Read more >
Magic Tree House Fact Tracker #20: Ghosts
Magic Tree House Fact Tracker #20: Ghosts
Written by Mary Pope Osborne and Natalie Pope Boyce, Illustrated by Sal Murdocca
Format: eBook
ISBN: 9780307975508
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Magic Tree House Fact Tracker #20: Ghosts
A Nonfiction Companion to Magic Tree House #42: A Good Night for Ghosts
Written by Mary Pope Osborne and Natalie Pope Boyce
Illustrated by Sal Murdocca


Format: eBook, 128 pages
On Sale: April 25, 2012
Price: $5.99

Magic Tree House Research Guides are now Magic Tree House Fact Trackers! Track the facts with Jack and Annie!
 
When Jack and Annie got back from their adventure in Magic Tree House #42: A Good Night for Ghosts, they had lots of questions. What are some of the most famous ghost stories?... Read more >
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Perseus: Destiny's Call
Perseus: Destiny's Call
Written by Ryan Foley, Illustrated by Naresh Kumar
Format: Trade Paperback
ISBN: 9789380741086
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Perseus: Destiny's Call
A Graphic Novel
Written by Ryan Foley
Illustrated by Naresh Kumar


Format: Trade Paperback, 88 pages
On Sale: January 31, 2012
Price: $11.99

How do you slay that which you cannot look at? This just one of the many challenges that face the young hero Perseus, son of the mighty ruler of Olympus, Zeus. When Perseus was an infant, he and his mother were cast into the sea in a casket. Luckily, Perseus was... Read more >
Jason and the Argonauts
Jason and the Argonauts
Written by Dan Whitehead, Illustrated by Sankha Banerjee
Format: Trade Paperback
ISBN: 9788190751520
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Jason and the Argonauts
A Graphic Novel
Written by Dan Whitehead
Illustrated by Sankha Banerjee


Format: Trade Paperback, 104 pages
On Sale: January 17, 2012
Price: $12.99

Jason and the Argonauts is a visually and emotionally captivating graphic novel that depicts the adventures of the famous Greek mythical hero Jason. Jason is sent by King Pelias to find the magical Golden Fleece after the King hears about it from an oracle. Jason accepts the mission and hires fifty... Read more >
The Treasured Thief
The Treasured Thief
Written by Ryan Foley, Illustrated by Sachin Nagar
Format: Trade Paperback
ISBN: 9789380741116
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The Treasured Thief
A Graphic Novel
Written by Ryan Foley
Illustrated by Sachin Nagar


Format: Trade Paperback, 64 pages
On Sale: January 17, 2012
Price: $9.99

Ancient Egypt...
In the time of pyramids and pharaohs...
A beautiful young princess travels to the grand city of Memphis--home to the legendary pharaoh Rhampsinitus. She intends to merely search the land for a husband, but while meeting with the local men, the princess becomes privy to a secret, sinister tale.
The Treasured... Read more >
Ravana: Roar of the Demon King
Ravana: Roar of the Demon King
Written by Abhimanyu Singh Sisodia, Illustrated by Sachin Nagar
Format: Trade Paperback
ISBN: 9789380741178
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Ravana: Roar of the Demon King
A Graphic Novel
Written by Abhimanyu Singh Sisodia
Illustrated by Sachin Nagar


Format: Trade Paperback, 104 pages
On Sale: November 15, 2011
Price: $12.99

The demon-king Ravana, born of a union between the holiest of mortals and a demon princess, has risen from an obscure beginning at a hermitage to conquer not just hell but heaven too. No less than a god to his own people, he is the sheer embodiment of evil to his... Read more >
Treasury of Greek Mythology
Treasury of Greek Mythology
Written by Donna Jo Napoli, Illustrated by Christina Balit
Format: Hardcover
ISBN: 9781426308444
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Treasury of Greek Mythology
Classic Stories of Gods, Goddesses, Heroes & Monsters
Written by Donna Jo Napoli
Illustrated by Christina Balit


Format: Hardcover, 192 pages
On Sale: October 11, 2011
Price: $24.95

School Library Journal Best Books of 2011

Eureka! Silver Honor Books—California Reading Association

Capitol Choices 2012 list of Noteworthy Titles for Children and Teens

2012 Notable Children's Books—ALSC

The new National Geographic Treasury of Greek Mythology offers timeless stories of Greek myths in a beautiful new volume. Brought to life with lyrical text by award-winning author... Read more >
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Treasury of Greek Mythology
Treasury of Greek Mythology
Written by Donna Jo Napoli, Illustrated by Christina Balit
Format: Hardcover Library Binding
ISBN: 9781426308451
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Treasury of Greek Mythology
Classic Stories of Gods, Goddesses, Heroes & Monsters
Written by Donna Jo Napoli
Illustrated by Christina Balit


Format: Hardcover Library Binding, 192 pages
On Sale: October 11, 2011
Price: $33.90

School Library Journal Best Books of 2011

Eureka! Silver Honor Books—California Reading Association

Capitol Choices 2012 list of Noteworthy Titles for Children and Teens

2012 Notable Children's Books—ALSC

The new National Geographic Treasury of Greek Mythology offers timeless stories of Greek myths in a beautiful new volume. Brought to life with lyrical text by award-winning author Donna Jo... Read more >
Also available as a hardcover.
Sita: Daughter of the Earth
Sita: Daughter of the Earth
Written by Saraswati Nagpal, Illustrated by Manikandan
Format: Trade Paperback
ISBN: 9789380741253
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Sita: Daughter of the Earth
A Graphic Novel
Written by Saraswati Nagpal
Illustrated by Manikandan


Format: Trade Paperback, 96 pages
On Sale: July 26, 2011
Price: $12.99

In an ancient age, when gods and goddesses walked with mortals...
...Sita is the kind-hearted and intelligent princess of the kingdom of Videha. Married to Rama, prince of Ayodhya, her journey in life takes her from exhilaration to anguish.
Along the way, she has to leave behind the luxury of royal comforts and... Read more >
Encyclopedia Mythologica: Dragons and Monsters Pop-Up
Encyclopedia Mythologica: Dragons and Monsters Pop-Up
Written by Matthew Reinhart and Robert Sabuda, Illustrated by Matthew Reinhart and Robert Sabuda
Format: Hardcover
ISBN: 9780763631734
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Encyclopedia Mythologica: Dragons and Monsters Pop-Up

Written by Matthew Reinhart and Robert Sabuda
Illustrated by Matthew Reinhart and Robert Sabuda


Format: Hardcover, 12 pages
On Sale: April 12, 2011
Price: $29.99

In a breathtaking grand finale, the world’s mythical pop-up masters unleash monsters and dragons that have prowled countrysides and imaginations for centuries.

Lurking behind this intriguing cover, a Kraken grapples with a ship on the high seas; dragons from Eastern and Western traditions spring to life; and a Medusa, snake-hair twisting and... Read more >
Encyclopedia Mythologica: Dragons and Monsters Pop-Up Special Edition
Encyclopedia Mythologica: Dragons and Monsters Pop-Up Special Edition
Written by Matthew Reinhart and Robert Sabuda, Illustrated by Matthew Reinhart and Robert Sabuda
Format: Hardcover
ISBN: 9780763634766
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Encyclopedia Mythologica: Dragons and Monsters Pop-Up Special Edition

Written by Matthew Reinhart and Robert Sabuda
Illustrated by Matthew Reinhart and Robert Sabuda


Format: Hardcover, 12 pages
On Sale: April 12, 2011
Price: $250.00

In a breathtaking grand finale, the world’s mythical pop-up masters unleash monsters and dragons that have prowled countrysides and imaginations for centuries. This Special Edition includes:
- an exclusive pop-up
- clothbound slipcase
and it is signed by both Matthew Reinhart and Robert Sabuda

Lurking behind this intriguing cover, a Kraken grapples with a ship... Read more >
Stolen Hearts: The Love of Eros and Psyche
Stolen Hearts: The Love of Eros and Psyche
Written by Ryan Foley, Illustrated by Sankha Banerjee
Format: Trade Paperback
ISBN: 9789380028484
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Stolen Hearts: The Love of Eros and Psyche
A Graphic Novel
Written by Ryan Foley
Illustrated by Sankha Banerjee


Format: Trade Paperback, 88 pages
On Sale: February 15, 2011
Price: $11.99

In the time of myths and legends...

...Aphrodite, the Greek goddess of beauty, has grown jealous of a young girl named Psyche. She is envious of the praise being heaped upon the mortal girl for her splendour. The goddess decides to dispatch her mischievous son Eros, the god of love, to perform... Read more >
Digging for Troy
Digging for Troy
Written by Jill Rubalcaba
Format: Trade Paperback
ISBN: 9781580893275
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Digging for Troy

Written by Jill Rubalcaba


Format: Trade Paperback, 80 pages
On Sale: February 1, 2011
Price: $9.95

The fall of Troy is a legend that has been passed down for thousands of generations. It is the tale of an epic war, brave heroes, meddling gods and goddesses, and the face that launched a thousand ships. Although some have questioned whether Troy was ever anything more than a legend... Read more >
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Digging for Troy
Digging for Troy
Written by Jill Rubalcaba
Format: Hardcover
ISBN: 9781580893268
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Digging for Troy

Written by Jill Rubalcaba


Format: Hardcover, 80 pages
On Sale: February 1, 2011
Price: $17.95

The fall of Troy is a legend that has been passed down for thousands of generations. It is the tale of an epic war, brave heroes, meddling gods and goddesses, and the face that launched a thousand ships. Although some have questioned whether Troy was ever anything more than a legend... Read more >
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Legend: The Labors of Heracles
Legend: The Labors of Heracles
Written by Ryan Foley, Illustrated by Sankha Banerjee
Format: Trade Paperback
ISBN: 9789380028279
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Legend: The Labors of Heracles
A Graphic Novel
Written by Ryan Foley
Illustrated by Sankha Banerjee


Format: Trade Paperback, 88 pages
On Sale: October 5, 2010
Price: $11.99

Their first mistake was to assume he would give up...
Heracles had it all: a beautiful home, a loving family and a reputation as a great soldier.
Unfortunately, due to his success, he became a victim of jealousy. As the result of a vicious plot, Heracles was hypnotised into committing a... Read more >
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