The Resource Hercules, retold by Geraldine McCaughrean

Hercules, retold by Geraldine McCaughrean

Label
Hercules
Title
Hercules
Statement of responsibility
retold by Geraldine McCaughrean
Creator
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
Invoking the wrath of the goddess Hera, Hercules, the mortal son of Zeus, is forced to complete a series of impossible tasks, pitting him against the many-headed Hydra and the three-headed guardian of hell, that are designed to bring about his demise, but instead lead to triumph
Member of
Summary
Retells the story of Hercules, from his birth to the twelve impossible tasks he completes to atone for killing his family in a drunken rage
Pace
Writing style
Character
http://library.link/vocab/ext/novelist/bookUI
138970
Cataloging source
DLC
http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
McCaughrean, Geraldine
Dewey number
398.2/0938/02
Illustrations
genealogical tables
Index
no index present
Intended audience
For ages 9-12
Interest level
MG
LC call number
BL820.H5
LC item number
M33 2005
Literary form
non fiction
http://library.link/vocab/ext/novelist/minGradeLevel
  • 5
  • 8
Reading level
5.7
http://library.link/vocab/resourcePreferred
True
Series statement
Heroes
Study program name
Accelerated Reader AR
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
Hercules
Target audience
pre adolescent
Label
Hercules, retold by Geraldine McCaughrean
Instantiates
Publication
Note
Originally published: Oxford : Oxford University Press, 2003
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
  • nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier.
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent.
Contents
The son of Zeus -- Broken promises -- Hera's doom -- Two heads are better than a hundred -- Big game and sore losses -- Poisons -- Mucking out -- Birds and beasts -- Poseidon's pride and joy -- Queen of the Amazons -- Holding up heaven -- Digging up hell -- A wedding gift -- Revenge and forgiveness
Control code
58422692
Dimensions
22 cm.
Extent
142 pages
Isbn
9780812627374
Lccn
2005004524
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia.
Media type code
  • n
Other physical details
genealogical table
Label
Hercules, retold by Geraldine McCaughrean
Publication
Note
Originally published: Oxford : Oxford University Press, 2003
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
  • nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier.
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent.
Contents
The son of Zeus -- Broken promises -- Hera's doom -- Two heads are better than a hundred -- Big game and sore losses -- Poisons -- Mucking out -- Birds and beasts -- Poseidon's pride and joy -- Queen of the Amazons -- Holding up heaven -- Digging up hell -- A wedding gift -- Revenge and forgiveness
Control code
58422692
Dimensions
22 cm.
Extent
142 pages
Isbn
9780812627374
Lccn
2005004524
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia.
Media type code
  • n
Other physical details
genealogical table

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