The Beautiful Stories of Life: Six Greeks Myths, Retold
Newbery-winner Cynthia Rylant retells her favorite stories from Greek mythology, breathing fresh life into the well-known tales of Persephone, Orpheus, Pandora, Pygmalion, Psyche, and Narcissus. The writing is lyrical and understated, a perfect tone for stories that introduce young readers to themes of love and loss, pride and forgiveness. Carson Ellis' elegant black-and-white illustrations lend an aura of beauty and mystery.
Author: Cynthia Rylant
Edition: (Edition: 1)
Publisher: Clarion Books
Release Date: 2009-05-04