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The ancient Greek myth thrillingly retold for today’s young readers. Jason and his fearless crew, the Argonauts, battle giants, dragons, monsters and a merciless sea god to bring back the legendary Golden Fleece to Greece. Clearly written in a modern, approachable style to introduce young readers to much-loved classic stories. Includes informative notes about the author and the original text.

Book information

Age
8+
Key Stage
KS2 E
Lexile Measure
1030L
BIC CBMC
C3N79
Accelerated Reader level
7 MY
Illustrator
Graham Humphreys

Author information

Felicity Brooks

Felicity Brooks is an Editorial Director and writer at Usborne Publishing. She studied English and Drama at Exeter University and worked as an actor, teacher and lexicographer before starting work in children’s publishing in the late 1980s. She has written and edited hundreds of children’s titles, including stories and novelty books for pre-schoolers and books about history, geography, languages, science, maths, nature and the arts. Her books have won the TES Senior Information Book Award, the Aventis Science Books Prize, the SLA Information Book Award, the Sheffield Baby Books Award and Practical Pre-school Gold and Silver Awards.

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“Jason and the Argonauts”
IT is really a nice story the love, jealousy, greed and goodness of man.

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