Classic Collection: Theseus and the Minotaur

Saviour Pirotta
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Theseus heads to Athens to meet his father, overcoming many obstacles on his travels. Once there he discovers 14 Athenians are about to be sent to the man-eating Minotaur, which lives in an elaborate labyrinth in Crete. He volunteers, determined to prove himself a hero. Will he defeat the monster? And how will he escape the labyrinth?

Does Theseus have what it takes to defeat the Minotaur? Theseus heads to Athens to meet his father, overcoming many obstacles on his travels. Once there he discovers 14 Athenians are about to be sent to the man-eating Minotaur, who lives in an elaborate labyrinth in Crete. He volunteers, determined to prove himself a hero. Will he defeat the Minotaur? And how will he escape the labyrinth? Enjoy delving into the lives of ancient Greek heroes with the Classic Greek Mythology Series. Discover many adventures, from fighting monsters, to undertaking life-threatening tasks and attempting to achieve the impossible. Clear language and beautiful artwork makes it easier for young readers to engage with these epic stories.

Author bio:

Saviour Pirotta was born and educated in Malta. In 1982, he moved to England and spent eight years working as a storyteller for the Commonwealth Institute, visiting schools and libraries around Britain. He has written over 60 books for children and adults, including Turtle Bay which won a number of awards. His work has been translated into 15 languages and he has won the English Association Award as well as Aesop Accolade in the US. He lives in Yorkshire.

Category: Literary fiction
ISBN: 9781781716373
Publisher: Quarto UK
Imprint: QED
Pub Date: May 2015
Page Extent: 48
Format: Paperback
Age: 0 - 0
Subject: Literary fiction