Odysseus in the Serpent Maze (häftad)
Fler böcker inom
Format
Häftad (Paperback / softback)
Språk
Engelska
Antal sidor
256
Utgivningsdatum
2002-10-01
Förlag
HarperCollins
Medarbetare
Harris, Robert J.
SAB
uHe
ISBN
9780007134144
Odysseus in the Serpent Maze (häftad)

Odysseus in the Serpent Maze

Häftad Engelska, 2002-10-01
259
Specialorder (osäker tillgång). Skickas inom 11-20 vardagar.
Fri frakt inom Sverige för privatpersoner.
Boken kan tyvärr inte levereras innan julafton.
Finns även som
Visa alla 1 format & utgåvor
Before they were heroes... `Rescue? Is that what you call it? Throw a rock and then run? And I bet that's as far ahead as you'd planned.' Penelope made a face. `Boys! Always thinking about heroics and never about what needs to happen day to day.' Odysseus, Prince of Ithaca, has always been safe, sheltered, protected - and bored! The Age of Heroes is past. The wars are over. The monsters have all been slain. Or so he believes. Are there any adventures left for a thirteen-year-old boy who wants, more than anything, to be a hero? His time comes when Odysseus, his best friend Mentor, a spoiled princess named Helen and her outspoken cousin Penelope are kidnapped by pirates. It is the start of an adventure-filled journey that leads them to the ancient island of Crete. There, Odysseus must face the deadly secret in the Labyrinth, where the Minotaur once devoured all who were unfortunate enough to enter. Now another, more deadly monster roams the maze. There the boy destined to fight in the Trojan War and survive the perilous voyage of the Odyssey discovers the hardest part of being a hero: living long enough to tell the tale.
Visa hela texten

Passar bra ihop

  1. Odysseus in the Serpent Maze
  2. +
  3. Girl in a Cage

De som köpt den här boken har ofta också köpt Girl in a Cage av Jane Yolen, Robert J Harris (inbunden).

Köp båda 2 för 458 kr

Kundrecensioner

Har du läst boken? Sätt ditt betyg »

Recensioner i media

Odysseus in the Serpent Maze "Yolen and Harris open a promising series with this tale of the teenage Odysseus encountering storms, pirates, creatures both natural and supernatural - and a wise, practical young woman to take some of the air out of his inflated ego." Kirkus Review Hippolyta and the Curse of the Amazons "Xena fans take heed... an action-filled encounter with quarreling gods, monsters, rival Amazons and men!" Kirkus Review

Bloggat om Odysseus in the Serpent Maze

Övrig information

Jane Yolen is one of the acknowledged masters of fantasy today. She is the author of more than one hundred books for children and adults. She has won the Nebula prize, the World Fantasy Award, the Christopher Medal and the Golden Kite Award. Robert J. Harris was born and raised in Scotland. He studied Greek and Latin at university and has had a varied career. He designed the best-selling fantasy board game Talisman and is the author of numerous short stories.