A beautifully illustrated collection of profiles of more than 80 goddesses and other powerful women re-told for children. Includes stories like how Japanese goddess of the dawn Ame-no-Uzume saved the day by dancing and how ancient Greek witch Medea helped to defeat a dragon. The enthralling stories introduce famous figures from around the world, while a handy reference section is packed with information about the goddesses and heroines themselves. With striking illustrations by Katie Ponder that bring the tales to life.
This book on goddesses for children offers: – Over 80 profiles of women in mythology, covering famous classics and lesser-known stories. – Striking illustrations by multi-award-winning artist Katie Ponder. – A handy pronunciation guide listing all difficult-to-pronounce names for the reader’s convenience. – Stunning gold foil on the cover, making it a wonderful gift for children into mythology.
Great for Ages 7-10.