Readers may be familiar with these traditional tales of gods, demons, and tricksters but they've never heard them like this before! Award-winning fantasy author Maura McHugh revisits the popular myths of Loki, Odin, Cupid, and Psyche and others from Greek and Norse mythologas well as lesser known fables from Africa, Asia, and the Americasand gives them a macabre makeover. These gruesome myths of love, treachery, sacrifice and revenge include:
All 20 terrifying tales are accompanied by stunningly dark illustrations that heighten the mood, and will leave readers thrilled, chilled, and eager for more.
|Publisher:||Barron's Educational Series, Incorporated|
|Product dimensions:||7.70(w) x 9.80(h) x 0.80(d)|
|Age Range:||11 - 17 Years|
About the Author
Award-winning fantasy author Maura McHugh is very highly regarded within the horror/fantasy realm. Her previous title Twisted Fairy Tales was also published by Barron’s.
Jane Laurie's distinctive ink artwork has appeared in magazines, countless books and book covers, large scale interactive designs and more.