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A Book of Roman Myths

23 Jun

We’ve just finished reading “The Orchard Book of Roman Myths” and loved it.

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There are stacks of Greek myth books, but not nearly as many quality Roman myth books for children, which is one of the reasons I quickly snapped up this book.

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It’s a lovely glossy colour volume,

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with a good collection of popular Roman myths.

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We read it alongside, “The Aeneid for Boys and Girls” and found it a helpful (somewhat necessary) companion.

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We also ‘met’ a new favourite character – Erysichthon.  His story was our favourite by far (although a smidge gruesome, which is probably why we liked it so much).

Check him out

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and all his mates in “The Orchard Book of Roman Myths”.

We highly recommend it.

🙂

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Posted by on June 23, 2014 in History, My Library

 

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