Tanglewood Tales

Tanglewood Tales

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by Nathaniel Hawthorne, Al Bedrosian, Glenna Mills, Lou Spiegel
     
 

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TANGLEWOOD TALES uses the Greek classics as its source. Nathaniel Hawthorne has taken the most striking and exciting ones and adapted them for children. From the original stories he has selected episodes that illustrate conceptions held by the original authors. Titles include: "The Minotaur," "The Pygmies," "The Dragon's Teeth," "Circe's Palace," "The Pomegranate

Overview

TANGLEWOOD TALES uses the Greek classics as its source. Nathaniel Hawthorne has taken the most striking and exciting ones and adapted them for children. From the original stories he has selected episodes that illustrate conceptions held by the original authors. Titles include: "The Minotaur," "The Pygmies," "The Dragon's Teeth," "Circe's Palace," "The Pomegranate Seeds" and "The Golden Fleece."

Product Details

ISBN-13:
9780786145263
Publisher:
Blackstone Audio, Inc.
Publication date:
03/28/2006
Product dimensions:
6.60(w) x 9.28(h) x 1.28(d)
Age Range:
9 - 12 Years

Meet the Author

NATHANIEL HAWTHORNE (1804–1864) is considered to be one of the greatest American authors of the nineteenth century. Born in Salem, Massachusetts, he used Puritan New England as a setting for many of his short stories, allegorical tales, and novels. The Scarlet Letter, Hawthorne's masterpiece, has never been out of print since it was first published in 1850.

NATHANIEL HAWTHORNE (1804–1864) is considered to be one of the greatest American authors of the nineteenth century. Born in Salem, Massachusetts, he used Puritan New England as a setting for many of his short stories, allegorical tales, and novels. The Scarlet Letter, Hawthorne's masterpiece, has never been out of print since it was first published in 1850.

Brief Biography

Date of Birth:
July 4, 1804
Date of Death:
May 19, 1864
Place of Birth:
Salem, Massachusetts
Place of Death:
Plymouth, New Hampshire
Education:
Bowdoin College, Brunswick, Maine, 1824

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Tanglewood Tales 3.4 out of 5 based on 0 ratings. 41 reviews.
Anonymous More than 1 year ago
Great book for kids and i love it and i am 10
April Book More than 1 year ago
I cant even read it! Whats with the gibbberish? Glad it was free cuz this is a RIPOFF! Not even half a star i say! And um, Annabeth from Percy Jackson rocks!
Anonymous 3 months ago
Quickly flew in. "Arctic! North! What's going on?"
Anonymous 4 months ago
Anonymous More than 1 year ago
Do you live in Moses Lake? I used to live on Tanglewood Drive ...or Street...something. I have my hopes raised that you are one of my friends.
Anonymous More than 1 year ago
The renowned cat pads in, yawning silently.
Anonymous More than 1 year ago
Pads in on bloodclans side.
Anonymous More than 1 year ago
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Anonymous More than 1 year ago
He pads in.
Anonymous More than 1 year ago
DON'T LIKE IT
Anonymous More than 1 year ago
It is a good book but its hard to read
Anonymous More than 1 year ago
Some wonderful tales based on Greek myths.
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Anonymous More than 1 year ago
Hawthorne is a great writer. This has some wonderful writing, just as good as The House of the Seven Gables.
Anonymous More than 1 year ago
A great writer! I loved this book.
Anonymous More than 1 year ago
Really? This book is nonsense!! Did I just get a bad copy?
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Anonymous More than 1 year ago
It was awsome
Anonymous More than 1 year ago
Can not read
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kittys-rock More than 1 year ago
It is too good to be true Go Annabeth from percy jackson Even less than 1 star