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Myths of the Norsemen : Retold from the Old Norse Poems and Tales (Reprint) (Paperback) (Roger Lancelyn
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Norse myths and legends introduced by bestselling author Michelle Paver, creator of the Chronicles of Ancient Darkness collection and Gods and Warriors, her epic new Greek Bronze Age series for Puffin. The great Norse sagas are full of magic and heroic deeds. Odin's wanderings, Thor's hammer, the death of Bakkur, the vision of Ragnarok - tales which have been told since time immemorial - are given a fresh life in this version, written as one continuous exciting adventure story. Puffin Classics contain additional endnotes for children including an author profile, a guide to who's who, activities and more.
The great Norse sagas, full of adventures, magic, and heroic deeds--Yggdrasill the World Tree, Odin's wanderings, Thor's hammer, the death of Baldur, Freya the bride, the vision of Ragnarok--these are tales told since time immemorial. Peopled with Frost Giants and Valkyries, Norns and all the gods of Asgard, Myths of the Norsemen brings to life the harsh but exciting world of the old Norsemen.
Number of Pages: 256.0
Genre: Juvenile Fiction
Sub-Genre: Legends + Myths + Fables / Norse, Classics
Series Title: Puffin Classics
Publisher: Penguin Group USA
Age Range: 4-8 years
Author: Roger Lancelyn Green
Street Date: May 2, 2013
Item Number (DPCI): 247-27-8086