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D'aulaires' Book of Norse Myths (Hardcover) (Ingri D'Aulaire)

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The Caldecott medal-winning d'Aulaires once again captivate their young audience with this beautifully illustrated introduction to Norse legends, telling stories of Odin the All-father, Thor the Thunder-god and the theft of his hammer, Loki the mischievous god of the Jotun Race, and Ragnarokk, the destiny of the gods. Children meet Bragi, the god of poetry, and the famous Valkyrie maidens, among other gods, goddesses, heroes, and giants. Illustrations throughout depict the wondrous other world of Norse folklore and its fantastical Northern landscape.
The Caldecott medal-winning d'Aulaires once again captivate their young audience with this beautifully illustrated introduction to Norse legends, telling stories of Odin the All-father, Thor the Thunder-god and the theft of his hammer, Loki the mischievous god of the Jotun Race, and Ragnarokk, the destiny of the gods. Children meet Bragi, the god of poetry, and the famous Valkyrie maidens, among other gods, goddesses, heroes, and giants. Illustrations throughout depict the wondrous other world of Norse folklore and its fantastical Northern landscape.
Number of Pages: 154.0
Genre: Juvenile Fiction
Sub-Genre: Legends + Myths + Fables / Norse
Series Title: New York Review Children's Collection
Format: Hardcover
Publisher: Random House Distribution childrens
Age Range: 9-12 years
Author: Ingri D'Aulaire
Language: English
Street Date: September 10, 2005
TCIN: 11786701
UPC: 9781590171257
Item Number (DPCI): 247-02-1153

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