Greek Gods and Heroes Author:Robert Graves The legends of ancient Greece have captivated audiences for centuries. They have inspired great works of art and literature. Mythical tales of the battles among the Olympian gods, King Midas and his golden touch, the romance of Echo and Narcissus, and the incredible labors of Hercules are timeless classics familiar to even the youngest reader. N... more »ow these and other fascinating legends are retold for today by a famous poet, novelist, and classicist.« less
This book is a great read for those interested in Greek mythology, but not willing to undertake Edith Hamilton's brilliant compilation. It includes all of the major myths. It is a friendlyread for young adults, and a fun one for older ones.