Tales from the Odyssey: The Land of the Dead - Book #2

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Disney-Hyperion, Sep 1, 2003 - Juvenile Fiction - 112 pages
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Odysseus and his men have defeated the one-eyed giant, but its curse follows them at every turn. Cast out to the open seas by the wind god, Odysseus and his fleet continue the difficult journey home. But they cannot return to Ithaca yet. First they must take on giant cannibals and outwit a beautiful witch, who reveals Odysseus’ next challenge – a journey to the mysterious and feared land of the dead.

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Review: The Land of the Dead (Tales from the Odyssey #2)

User Review  - Stan - Goodreads

Odysseus's saga continues. In this book he must save his men from Circe who has turned half of them into swine. After he has conquered Circe he must go to the land of the dead, a journey no mortal has ... Read full review

Review: The Land of the Dead (Tales from the Odyssey #2)

User Review  - Shelli - Goodreads

This is part two of Mary Pope Osborne's translation of Homer's The Odyssey to a level that elementary age students can read and enjoy. The Odysseus's cursed journey to his homeland of Ithaca continues ... Read full review



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Mary Pope Osborne (www.marypopeosborne.com) is the author of the best-selling series The Magic Tree House. She has also written many acclaimed retellings of myths and folktales and works of historical fiction.

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