Magical Myths and Legends

Michael Morpurgo

Format: Hardback

Publisher: Oxford University Press

Published: 04-10-2018

£14.99

From brave heroes and battling beasts to mighty gods and magic spells, these are timeless tales to treasure forever. An enchanting selection of classic myths and legends, chosen by the UK’s best-loved storyteller.

Description

Award-winning children’s writer and former Children’s Laureate Sir Michael Morpurgo has collected classic tales of heroism and adventure and put them all in one place. Here! From brave heroes and battling beasts to mighty gods and magic spells, these are timeless tales to treasure forever. Eye-catching colour illustrations bring the magic of these myths and legends to life. There are lots of stories to choose from, including Mulan, Icarus, and Hercules the Hero, plus a retelling of Gawain and the Green Knight written by Sir Michael himself, so whether you’re looking for a quick read or a longer story to lose yourself in, something to read alone or a tale to share, there’s an enchanting story within for everyone to find. A sumptuous gift edition for young readers to treasure, and a perfect companion to Greatest Animal Stories and Greatest Magical Stories.

Additional information

Weight 1.03 kg
Dimensions 23 × 198 × 254 mm
Page Count 256