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The Golden Fleece and the Heroes Who Lived Before Achilles

Written by Padraic ColumAuthor Alerts:  Random House will alert you to new works by Padraic Colum
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· Random House Books for Young Readers
· Hardcover · Ages 8-12 years
· September 28, 2010 · $10.99 · 978-0-375-86709-5 (0-375-86709-0)

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ABOUT THIS BOOK

Travel to ancient Greece, where gods and goddesses walk the earth and a youth named Jason must capture the famous Golden Fleece. Mythology buffs will love the classic stories of Greek heroes, from Hercules to Orpheus to Theseus. With an introduction by Rick Riordan, author of the Percy Jackson and the Olympians series, fantasy fans will thoroughly enjoy this Newbery award winning classic.

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Padraic Colum (1881–1972) was an Irish poet, dramatist, novelist, and collector of folklore. He was a three-time Newbery Honor award winner.

Rick Riordan is the author of the enormously popular Percy Jackson and the Olympians series.

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