Jason and the Argonauts

398.2 BYR

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Jason and the Argonauts : the first great quest in Greek mythology

Byrd, Robert.

New York, N.Y. : Dial Books for Young Readers, [2016]

1 v. (unpaged) : col. ill., col. map ; 31 cm.

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"The story of Jason and the Argonauts' search for the Golden Fleece is one of the earliest recorded Greek myths, and Jason is one of the ancient world's mightiest heroes. With the famed Argonauts, Jason battled monsters, encountered sorceresses, and was aided and hindered in turn by the gods of Olympus on his epic quest. Award-winning author-illustrator Robert Byrd traces each step of our hero's journey to find the Golden Fleece and reclaim his throne. This...illustrated account of the legend brings Jason's life and times to a new generation of readers"--Dust jacket.

Reading Level: 4.4

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1 copy available at Mt Anthony Union Middle School

ISBN:

9780803741188

LC Call No:

BL820.A8 B97 2016

Dewey Class No:

398.2/0938/02 23

Author:

Byrd, Robert.

Title:

Jason and the Argonauts : the first great quest in Greek mythology / Robert Byrd.

VaryingTitle:

Jason & the Argonauts

Publisher:

New York, N.Y. : Dial Books for Young Readers, [2016]

Physical:

1 v. (unpaged) : col. ill., col. map ; 31 cm.

Notes:

Map on endpapers.

BibliogrphyNote:

Includes bibliographical references.

Citation/Refs:

School Library Journal starred, October 2016

Citation/Refs:

Publisher's Weekly, October 2016

Citation/Refs:

Booklist, September 2016

Citation/Refs:

Horn Book, September 2016

Citation/Refs:

Kirkus Review, August 2016

Citation/Refs:

Library Media Connection, January 2017

Summary:

"The story of Jason and the Argonauts' search for the Golden Fleece is one of the earliest recorded Greek myths, and Jason is one of the ancient world's mightiest heroes. With the famed Argonauts, Jason battled monsters, encountered sorceresses, and was aided and hindered in turn by the gods of Olympus on his epic quest. Award-winning author-illustrator Robert Byrd traces each step of our hero's journey to find the Golden Fleece and reclaim his throne. This...illustrated account of the legend brings Jason's life and times to a new generation of readers"--Dust jacket.

Target Audience:

4.4.

Target Audience:

K-3 Follett School Solutions.

Subject:

Jason (Greek mythology)--Juvenile literature.

Subject:

Argonauts (Greek mythology)--Juvenile literature.

Subject:

Jason (Greek mythology)

Subject:

Argonauts (Greek mythology)

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