From magic to monsters to amazing heroes—world mythology for kids ages 6 to 9
Myths are stories that have been told over hundreds of years to help explain why the world works the way it does. They're filled with powerful magic, mysterious monsters, and fantastical beasts, but also brave heroes on exciting adventures that teach us about right and wrong.
From the Japanese myth of Momotarō The Peach Boy and his loyal animal friends to the Slavic myth of Vasilisa the Wise and her enchanted doll, this beautifully illustrated collection of mythology for kids takes you on a journey through the sands of time. You'll explore diverse cultures across the globe through the incredible tales of gods and goddesses, earth-shattering giants, mighty dragons, magical lakes, and more. Introduction to Mythology for Kids
- Once upon a time—This introduction to mythology for kids explores the world of myths through 12 captivating retellings of myths—some starring kids like you!
- Hero's journey—Follow the heroes through colorful illustrations and an exciting narrative, from their humble beginnings to the lessons they have to share.
- World mythology—This collection of mythology for kids takes you from ancient Mesopotamia to the Abenaki tribes of the Native Northeastern US and Canada, showing you myths from around the world.
Embark on an exciting quest, and discover a world of mythology for kids.