Greek Mythology

Greek Mythology

by Ken Jennings, Mike Lowery
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Greek Mythology by Ken Jennings, Mike Lowery

Unleash your inner genius and become a master of mythology with this interactive trivia book from Jeopardy! champ and New York Times bestselling author Ken Jennings.

With this Junior Genius Guide to Greek mythology, you’ll become an expert and wow your friends and teachers with all the best ancient stories: how Prometheus outsmarted the gods, how Achilles’s heel led to his death, and how we mere mortals always seem to get mixed up in so many misadventures. With great illustrations, cool trivia, and fun quizzes to test your knowledge, this guide will have you on your way to whiz-kid status in no time!

Product Details

ISBN-13: 9781442473317
Publisher: Little Simon
Publication date: 02/04/2014
Series: Ken Jennings' Junior Genius Guides Series
Sold by: SIMON & SCHUSTER
Format: NOOK Book
Pages: 160
Sales rank: 398,569
Lexile: 1060L (what's this?)
File size: 18 MB
Note: This product may take a few minutes to download.
Age Range: 8 - 10 Years

About the Author

Ken Jennings grew up in Seoul, South Korea, where he became a daily devotee of the quiz show Jeopardy! In 2004, he successfully auditioned for a spot on the show and went on an unprecedented seventy-four game victory streak worth $2.52 million. Jennings’s book Brainiac, about his Jeopardy! adventures, was a critically acclaimed New York Times bestseller, as were his follow-up books Maphead and Because I Said So! Jennings lives outside Seattle with his wife, Mindy, his son, Dylan, his daughter, Caitlin, and a small, excitable dog named Chance.
Mike Lowery is an illustrator and fine artist whose work has been seen in galleries and publications internationally. Mike is the illustrator of Moo Hoo and Ribbit Rabbit by Candace Ryan; The Gingerbread Man Loose in the School by Laura Murray; and the Doctor Proctor’s Fart Powder novels by Jo Nesbø. Currently he is a professor of illustration at the Savannah College of Art and Design in Atlanta, Georgia, where he lives with a lovely German frau, Katrin, and his super genius daughter, Allister. Visit him at MikeLowery.com.

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Greek Mythology 4.6 out of 5 based on 0 ratings. 20 reviews.
Anonymous 11 months ago
I bought several of Jennings books, thinking they would be great for my children. Wrong! They were bored silly! I read the book and found it comprised of poor writing skills and very limited in scope. If the children won't find interest in it, they can't learn. Not recommended.
Anonymous More than 1 year ago
Anonymous More than 1 year ago
The book was kind of boring.
Anonymous More than 1 year ago
"Not telling. It's not on Earth." She ran off as a storm began.
Anonymous More than 1 year ago
Tan dark brow hair and eyes same color as hair. And is single am14 and parents are zues and leto twin sister is artemis. Have arrows that shine as rhe sun
Anonymous More than 1 year ago
Are you a greek god or goddess? If you are then search greek mytholagy and go to result one. We will have daily games, we will tell stories and we can chat. Just simply declare wich god or goddess you are and then you can join( i am persephone). Unfourtunatly there is only one of each god or goddess so go to greek mytholagy result one and choose quickly!
Anonymous More than 1 year ago
Bio at athenian constitution res 10
Anonymous More than 1 year ago
Ok
Anonymous More than 1 year ago
This is what im learning in school that is soo awesome because i didnt no tht tey had greek things!!
Anonymous More than 1 year ago
Read this book its the best.Cant wait to read another
Anonymous More than 1 year ago
Shortened for time. Name: jenna. Age: 17. Gender: female. Godly parent: hecate and zeus, but not a goddess. Loooong story. Ask. I usually refrain from killin on sight. Desc: long brown hair, vivid turquoise blue eyes. Usually wears a plain tshirt and blue skinny jeans with nlack converse and her twin swords anima(white) and mortem(black). She prefers to fight wth her swords, but can use anything well. She is single, bit will not rush into a relationship. Anything else, ask.
Anonymous More than 1 year ago
It was a good book
Anonymous More than 1 year ago
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Anonymous More than 1 year ago
Age 12 weapons: bow and arrows and throwing knives and wit. Looks: really long blond hair in ponytail 4'11. Wears: t shirts sweatjackets jeans combat boots or sneakers. Personality: smart agile flexible great with tech and defensive strategy. Loves: math tech strategy archery. Hates: romance. Questions? Just ask.
Anonymous More than 1 year ago
Walks to result 9
Anonymous More than 1 year ago
Ok
Anonymous More than 1 year ago
Hello
Anonymous More than 1 year ago
Name: Anika Gender: female Godly parent: Athena Description: grey eyes, blonde hair with auburn highlights Personality: violent, smart, and tricky, a natural born leader. Who I Look Up To: Annabeth Chase Weapon of Choice: celestial bronze daggar, stratagey and trickery, and anything else that happens to be near.
Anonymous More than 1 year ago
Kisses her back while sliding his hands under her shirt
Anonymous More than 1 year ago
Hi