Ten of the Best God and Goddess Stories

Ten of the Best God and Goddess Stories

David West David West (author)

Publisher: Crabtree Publishing Company ISBN: 9781427177353

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Ten beautifully illustrated stories tell classic tales from different cultures of powerful gods and goddesses in mythology clashing with each other and with humans. Myths include: Pandora opening the box that releases the evils of humanity, and King Midas whose touch turned everything to gold, from Greek mythology; Ganesha, the god with the elephant head, from Indian mythology; Thors Hammer, from Norse mythology; mighty Glooscap and the baby Wasis from Native American mythology; and the god Horus taking back the throne of Egypt, from Egyptian mythology. Feature boxes add additional details to help readers better understand concepts in the story as well as the time period in which the story was written.

Reading Level
Fountas Pinnell Guided Reading
Legends & Myths
Interest Age
Ages 6-8 Ages 9-12
3rd Grade 4th Grade 5th Grade 6th Grade
Language Arts Other
English (US)
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