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An Alphabet of Characters from Mythology
Price: Free! Words: 4,960. Language: British English. Published: February 18, 2014 by Dodo Books. Categories: Nonfiction » Children's Books » Social Science / Folklore & Mythology, Nonfiction » Social Science » Mythology, folklore and legend
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26 iconic deities from around the world, many still revered today, depicted in detailed, line artwork.
Kenehi
Price: Free! Words: 3,510. Language: British English. Published: November 5, 2014. Categories: Nonfiction » Social Science » Mythology, folklore and legend, Nonfiction » Children's Books » Social Science / Folklore & Mythology
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Based on Māori mythology. Kenehi tells the story of the separation of Ranginui and Papatūānuku by the gods and the violent conflict that ensues. Original text by James Hansard. Translation by Joy Ngaropo-Hau.
A Girl's Guide to the Heroine's Journey
Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 40,350. Language: English. Published: July 3, 2013 by Spero Publishing. Categories: Nonfiction » Social Science » Gender studies, Nonfiction » Children's Books » Social Science / Folklore & Mythology
Suitable for all ages, this book examines 17 myths of the heroic woman from around the world. Asian, European, African, Native American (North AND South America), Australian, and Oceanic stories are re-told, examined, and discussed in detail. Each examination includes activities designed to appeal to girls 7 years old and older.
A Child's Eye View of Ghosts and Hauntings
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 24,750. Language: English. Published: September 2, 2014 by Spero Publishing. Categories: Nonfiction » Children's Books » Social Science / Folklore & Mythology, Nonfiction » New Age » Supernatural
People all over the world have long believed that the dead can come back to visit the living. Worldwide, people envision see-through, airy, frightening beings who return to point out killers, complete unfinished work, visit loved ones, or seek vindication. Why does everyone imagine the same thing? Maybe it is not imagination...this book examines the real-world beliefs of people worldwide.