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The British Museum: The Legend of Troy (Nosy Crow)

Nosy Crow

The British Museum: The Legend of Troy (Nosy Crow)


Product Code: NC159

Age: 3y+

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The British Museum: The Legend of Troy (Nosy Crow)

The perfect introduction to Greek mythology and archaeology for children aged 6-10!

Coinciding with the hotly anticipated British Museum exhibition ‘Troy: Myth and Reality’ in November 2019, this is the fascinating story of the destruction of an ancient city and the many ways it has been told and retold over time.

Featuring fearsome warriors, powerful goddesses and menacing monsters, these tales have captivated children and adults for thousands of years. But are they really just tales? Where was the real Troy? And why are people still so obsessed with this legendary city?

Accessible, intriguing and funny in equal measure, this is the perfect book to get children excited about Greek mythology and digging up the past.

Paperback: 32 pages

ISBN: 9781788005142

Dimensions: 22 x 0.6 x 29 cm

Written by: Goldie Hawk

Illustrated by: Esther Aarts

About the Authors:

Goldie Hawk (also known as Tegen Evans) is a children’s book writer and editor based in London. She spent much of her childhood running wild on Wimbledon Common or with her nose in a book. Nowadays, she spends her time researching and writing about all kinds of topics – historical houses, nature, Greek myths, pumpkin hunts, alpine adventures and more.