A Child's Introduction to Norse Mythology - Odin, Thor, Loki, and Other Viking Gods, Goddesses, Giants, and Monsters

Author(s): Heather Alexander; Meredith Hamilton (Illustrator)

Children's Non Fiction

The newest book in the best-selling, award-winning A Child's Introduction series explores the popular and captivating world of Norse mythology. Organized into two parts, part one introduces characters like Odin, the leader of the Norse gods; Thor and his mighty hammer Mjollner; Frigg, weaver of the destinies of humans and gods; frost and fire giants; cunning dwarves like Brokk and Eitri; and many more. Part two tells the stories of the suspenseful myths themselves including The Creation of the Cosmos, The Aesir-Vanir War, Loki Bound, Thor's Hammer and many more.

Full of charming and witty illustrations from Meredith Hamilton, a Norse name pronunciation guide, and a removable Norse Family Tree poster, A Child's Introduction to Norse Mythology is the perfect way for kids to learn the historic stories behind today's popular mythical characters.


Product Information

General Fields

  • : 9780316482158
  • : Running Press
  • : Black Dog & Leventhal Publishers, Inc.
  • : October 2018
  • : 2 Centimeters X 25.8 Centimeters X 25.8 Centimeters
  • : books

Special Fields

  • : Heather Alexander; Meredith Hamilton (Illustrator)
  • : Hardback
  • : English
  • : 293.13
  • : 96