The odyssey

Box 27260 The Odyssey

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The odyssey : a graphic novel

Hinds, Gareth, 1971-

Somerville, Mass. : Candlewick Press, 2010.

248 p. : chiefly col. ill. ; 28 cm.

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Retells, in graphic novel format, Homer's epic tale of Odysseus, the ancient Greek hero who encounters witches and other obstacles on his journey home after fighting in the Trojan War.

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ISBN:

978-0-7636-4266-2 (trade)

ISBN:

978-0-7636-4268-6 (pbk.)

ISBN:

978-0-329-80475-6 (Follett bdg.)

ISBN:

978-0-329-80475-6 (Follett bdg.)

ISBN:

978-0-7636-4266-2

ISBN:

978-0-7636-4268-6

LC Call No:

PZ7.7.H56 Ody 2010

Dewey Class No:

741.5/973 22

Author:

Hinds, Gareth, 1971-

Title:

The odyssey : a graphic novel / by Gareth Hinds.

Edition:

1st ed.

Publisher:

Somerville, Mass. : Candlewick Press, 2010.

Physical:

248 p. : chiefly col. ill. ; 28 cm.

Notes:

"Based on Homer's epic poem"--Cover.

Citation/Refs:

Booklist starred, September 2010

Citation/Refs:

Publisher's Weekly, September 2010

Citation/Refs:

Kirkus Starred, October 2010

Citation/Refs:

Booklist starred

Citation/Refs:

Publisher's Weekly

Citation/Refs:

Kirkus Starred

Citation/Refs:

School Library Journal, November 2010

Citation/Refs:

Horn Book Starred, November 2010

Citation/Refs:

Library Media Connection starred, November 2010

Citation/Refs:

Bulletin of the Center for Children's Books starre, January 2011

Citation/Refs:

Voice of Youth Advocates (V.O.Y.A.), February 2011

Citation/Refs:

Horn Book, May 2011

Citation/Refs:

Wilson's Junior High School, September 2011

Citation/Refs:

Wilson's Senior High School, October 2011

Summary:

Retells, in graphic novel format, Homer's epic tale of Odysseus, the ancient Greek hero who encounters witches and other obstacles on his journey home after fighting in the Trojan War.

Subject:

Homer--Adaptations--Juvenile literature.

Subject:

Homer--Adaptations.

Subject:

Homer--Adaptations.

Subject:

Odysseus (Greek mythology)--Comic books, strips, etc--Juvenile fiction.

Subject:

Heroes--Comic books, strips, etc--Juvenile fiction.

Subject:

Mythology, Greek.

Subject:

Odysseus (Greek mythology)--Fiction.

Subject:

Heroes--Fiction.

Subject:

Adventure and adventurers--Fiction.

Subject:

Mythology, Greek.

Subject:

Mythology.

Subject:

Cartoons and comics.

Subject:

Odysseus (Greek mythology)--Comic books, strips, etc--Fiction.

Subject:

Heroes and heroines--Comic books, strips, etc--Fiction.

Subject:

Adventure graphic novels.

Subject:

Greek mythology.

Subject:

Mythology.

Subject:

Comic books, strips, etc.

Subject:

Graphic novels.

AE:PersName:

Homer. Odyssey.

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