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Girls and goddesses : stories of heroines from around the world / Lari Don ; illustrated by Francesca Greenwood.

Don, Lari, author. (Author). Greenwood, Francesca, illustrator. (Added Author).
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  • 2 of 2 copies available at Evergreen Indiana.

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Location Call Number / Copy Notes Barcode Shelving Location Status Due Date
Lebanon PL - Lebanon Y 398.2 DON I (Text) 34330512951337 Juvenile - New Book Shelf Available -
Plainfield-Guilford Twp PL - Plainfield J 398.2 Don (Text) 31208912301944 children new book Reshelving -

Record details

  • ISBN: 9781512413175
  • ISBN: 1512413178
  • ISBN: 9781512413373
  • ISBN: 1512413372
  • Physical Description: 119 pages : illustrations ; 23 cm.
  • Publisher: Minneapolis : Darby Creek, [2016]

Content descriptions

General Note: "This translation of Girls and Goddesses is published by Darby Creek by arrangement with Bloomsbury Publishing Plc."--Page opposite title page.
Formatted Contents Note: Chi and the seven-headed dragon : Chinese legend -- Inanna and the box of monsters : Sumerian myth -- The wolf in the bed : French folktale -- Telesilla and the gates of Argos : Greek legend -- Durga and the demon : Indian myth -- Kopecho and the two suns : Venezuelan legend -- Mbango and the whirlpool : Cameroonian folktale -- Hervor and the cursed sword : Norse legend -- Visiting Baba Yaga : Russian folktale -- Aliquipiso and the cliffs : American Indian legend -- Tokoyo and the skin rope : Japanese legend -- The giant's Heart : Scottish folktale.
Summary, etc.: Twelve myths and legends celebrate the courage of heroines from around the world as they confront and defeat dragons, monsters, wolves, demons, and even the sun.
Target Audience Note: Age: 7-12.
Grade 4 to 6.
950 Lexile.
Subject: Women heroes > Folklore > Juvenile literature.
Heroes > Folklore.
Women > Folklore.
Folklore.

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