Jason: Quest for the Golden Fleece, a Greek Myth

Jason: Quest for the Golden Fleece, a Greek Myth

by Jeff Limke
     
 

Jason was born a prince of the kingdom of Argos. But when Jason was a child, his uncle Pelias stole the throne and sent Jason into hiding. Now a young man, Jason returns to claim his birthright. But Pelias only sneers. He demands that Jason prove himself by retrieving the priceless, magical Golden Fleece from the far-off land of Colchis. Jason accepts the challenge…  See more details below

Overview

Jason was born a prince of the kingdom of Argos. But when Jason was a child, his uncle Pelias stole the throne and sent Jason into hiding. Now a young man, Jason returns to claim his birthright. But Pelias only sneers. He demands that Jason prove himself by retrieving the priceless, magical Golden Fleece from the far-off land of Colchis. Jason accepts the challenge and gathers a ship full of Greek war heroes to aid him. But what deadly trials has Aeetes, King of Colchis, set for Jason? And what plans does the beautiful witch Medea have for the seeker of the Golden Fleece?

Product Details

ISBN-13:
9780822565710
Publisher:
Lerner Publishing Group
Publication date:
04/28/2008
Series:
Graphic Myths and Legends Series
Pages:
48
Product dimensions:
6.10(w) x 9.00(h) x 0.40(d)
Lexile:
GN580L (what's this?)
Age Range:
8 - 12 Years

Meet the Author

Jeff Limke was raised in North Dakota. His Graphic Myths and Legends work includes King Arthur: Excalibur Unsheathed, Isis & Osiris: To the Ends of the Earth, Thor & Loki: In the Land of Giants, Jason: Quest for the Golden Fleece, Theseus: Battling the Minotaur, and Arthur & Lancelot: The Fight for Camelot. Other stories have been published by Caliber Comics, Arrow Comics, and Kenzer and Company.

Tim Seeley is a professional comic book artist and writer. Hailing from the backwoods of central Wisconsin, Seeley currently resides in Chicago, Illinois, where he works as a staff artist for Devil's Due Publishing. His resume includes G.I. Joe, Forgotten Realms, and Hack/Slash.

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