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by Victor G. Ambrus,Geraldine McCaughrean
Illustrations by Victor Ambrus complement McCaughrean's style perfectly, their bold colors and lively portrayals displaying all the energy of the text. Ambrus' renderings of the monsters are particularly gruesome.
Illustrations by Victor Ambrus complement McCaughrean's style perfectly, their bold colors and lively portrayals displaying all the energy of the text. A worthy addition to most library collections. Grade Level: 7 - 9. Hardcover: 96 pages.
Illustrations by Victor Ambrus complement McCaughrean's style perfectly, their bold colors and lively portrayals . Victor G. Ambrus has illustrated over 200 books. -Booklist "A lively, brief retelling with colorful, action-filled pictures.
adapted by Geraldine McCaughrean & illustrated by Victor G. Ambrus.
Geraldine McCaughrean. Geraldine McCaughrean. The inspiration for this book was the tradition of carved Jesse trees and stained glass windows used in medieval times to tell people Bible stories. Rusti is a Mongol warrior, fighting for the bloodthirsty Tamburlaine, Conqueror of the World. until he comes face-to-face with his first elephant. Using her skills as a storyteller and her love of the Bible, the author has written a compelling story about the creation of a modern-day Jesse tree. Illustrations by VICTOR G. I return to The Odyssey time and time again; I’ve told it for all ages of reader. It has everything – monsters, giants, nymphs, fools and gods, bravery, suffering, magic and shipwreck
GERALDINE MCCAUGHREAN. Introduction by Geraldine McCaughrean. Map of Odysseus’ Wanderings. 1. Yearning for Home. It has everything – monsters, giants, nymphs, fools and gods, bravery, suffering, magic and shipwreck. I could tease many a new story out of its characters too.
Victor Ambrus FRSA (born László Győző Ambrus, 19 August 1935) is a British illustrator of history, folk tale, and animal story books. He also became known from his appearances on the Channel 4 television archaeology series Time Team, on which he visualised how sites under excavation may have once looked. Ambrus is an Associate of the Royal College of Art and a Fellow of both the Royal Society of Arts and the Royal Society of Painters, Etchers and Engravers
The Odyssey Geraldine McCaughrean,Victor G. Ambrus Недоступно . She has won numerous awards, including the Whitbread Book of the Year.
Часто встречающиеся слова и выражения. Born and educated in Enfield, North London, Geraldine McCaughrean is the youngest of three children. She worked at a London publishing house for ten years, and now works from home, in Berkshire. She has written around a hundred and sixty books, mostly for children. She has won numerous awards, including the Whitbread Book of the Year Children's Novel Award, The Guardian Prize, and the Carnegie Medal.
McCaughrean, Geraldine; Ambrus, Victor G; Homer. London, England ; New York : Puffin Books : Oxford University Press : Oxford. inlibrary; printdisabled; ; china.
The epic journey of Odysseus, the hero of Ancient Greece. After ten years of war, Odysseus turns his back on Troy and sets sail for home. But his ship is blown off course - and he angers the gods. Facing many dangers, including Polyphemus the greedy one-eyed giant, Scylla the six-headed monster and Circe, a magician. Will he ever see his wife and child again? This is a retelling of Homer's epic poem, the Odyessey.