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“A gift from Zeus: sixteen favorite myths” written by Jeanne Steig & pictures by William Steig

“Here are myths from Greeks and Romans, with chimeras, curses, omens, strange seductions, gold abounding, transformations most astounding, sorceresses, swans, and mazes, goddesses with lethal gazes, flying horses-goodness gracious! snaky heads and bulls salacious, minotaurs and monsters strangled, passions kinkily entangled– all herein–A Gift From Zeus.”

Extraído de  Amazon.

Ver además:

https://www.kirkusreviews.com/book-reviews/jeanne-steig/a-gift-from-zeus

http://books.google.es/books/about/A_gift_from_Zeus.html?id=6cP7VGk2nhcC&redir_esc=y

http://www.harpercollins.com/authors/12769/Jeanne_Steig/index.aspx

http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/William_Steig

Los títulos seleccionados son una muestra de los materiales de la Biblioteca del Instituto Internacional prestados recientemente.

Si te interesa ver o leer esta recomendación puedes consultar su disponibilidad en el catálogo la biblioteca del IIE.

A gift from Zeuss: sixteen favorite myths / written by Jeanne Steig; pictures by William Steig. — 1st ed. — [New York] : Harper Collins Publishers, 2001. — 166 p.: il. col. ; 20 cm.

ISBN 0-06-028405-6

BL 782 .S84 2001

R. 98781

Library storytelling morning activity for June

Come to the “tellebration” with us! Monthly Saturday morning meetings where kids can enjoy selected stories in English with Brian George (Oliver) as storyteller.

Participation is free. Register at biblioteca@iie.es sending kid’s name/s.

June storytelling around the book:

“Sylvester and the Magic Pebble” by William Steig

Saturday, June 20th 2009, 12 a.m.

Sylverster

“Sylvester the donkey finds a magic pebble and unthinkingly wishes himself turned into a rock when he’s frightened by a lion. How Sylvester is eventually reunited with his loving parents is a tender, magical tale of the transforming power of love. This Caldecott Medal-winning book is a modern classic beloved by children everywhere.”

From Simon and Schuster.

Recommended links for parents and teachers:

http://www.williamsteig.com/

http://brothersjudd.com/index.cfm/fuseaction/reviews.detail/book_id/45/Sylvester%20an.htm

http://teachers.net/lessons/posts/1270.html

http://www.homeschoolshare.com/sylvester_and_the_magic_pebble.php