A wonderfully rich and varied collection of fifteen stories from Roman mythology, retold for today's young readers. Here are all the famous myths from the birth of Venus, to the founding of Rome by Romulus and Remus. The great gods and goddesses, including Jupiter, Mars and Diana, are brought vividly to life by Emma Chichester Clark's beautiful illustrations that perfectly reflect the liveliness of Geraldine McCaughrean's gripping retellings.
Geraldine McCaughrean is a multi-award-winning author whose books are loved by both children and adults alike. Geraldine lives in Berkshire. Emma Chichester Clark trained at the Chelsea School of Art and the Royal College of Art before becoming a highly successful children's book illustrator. Emma lives in London.