World Mythology for Beginners: 50 Timeless Tales from Around the Globe (Paperback)

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Lose yourself in the world's most compelling myths

People have always created stories to explain and explore the world around them. World Mythology for Beginners introduces you to 50 of the most incredible tales of gods, heroes, and monsters. From common classics to lesser-known tales, these compact and modern retellings are a joy to read. You'll never forget the myths, their meaning, and their place within history.

Go beyond other mythology books with:

  • Tales from around the world--Discover myths that cover every corner of the globe, from the Greek classics to the oral traditions of Africa.
  • Stories come to life--Read myths and legends presented with a storyteller's flair that makes it easy to enjoy them time after time.
  • Mythology 101--Contextualize each story with a collection of quick facts about its origin, key figures, and insights into the lessons and legends each myth celebrates.

Start your journey into the world of mythology with this engaging introductory guide.

About the Author

Zachary Hamby has been teaching mythology courses for the last 16 years. He is the author of the Reaching Olympus series, the Mythology for Teens series, The Hero's Guidebook, and Introduction to Mythology for Kids. Learn more at
Product Details
ISBN: 9781648763991
ISBN-10: 1648763995
Publisher: Rockridge Press
Publication Date: September 21st, 2021
Pages: 212
Language: English