Beowulf

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The acclaimed author and illustrator of SIR GAWAIN AND THE GREEN KNIGHT return with an exhilarating edition of Britain's oldest epic. Long ago there was a Scandinavian warrior who fought three evils so powerful they could destroy whole kingdoms. Standing head and shoulders above his comrades, Beowulf single-handedly saves the land of the Danes from a merciless ogre named Grendel and then from his sea-hag mother. But it is his third terrible battle, with the death-dragon of the deep, in which he truly meets his match. Lovers of heroes, monsters, and the drama of battle will find this retelling as enthralling as it is tragic.
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ISBN:
9780763632069
9780763676872
9780763686192
Reading Level:
MG
Level 7, 3 Points
Lexile measure:
NC: Non-Conforming 1180L
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Grouping Title beowulf
Grouping Author morpurgo michael
Grouping Category book
Last Grouping Update 2018-08-13 23:20:25PM
Last Indexed 2018-08-14 00:26:54AM

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subject_facet Beowulf, Beowulf -- Adaptations, Children's stories, Electronic books, Folklore -- England, Heroes -- Denmark -- Juvenile fiction, Legends -- Juvenile fiction, Monsters -- Folklore, Monsters -- Juvenile fiction
title_display Beowulf
title_full Beowulf, Beowulf / Michael Morpurgo ; illustrated by Michael Foreman, Beowulf / by Michael Morpurgo ; illustrated by Michael Foreman
title_short Beowulf
title_sub
topic_facet Children's stories, Classic Literature, Folklore, Heroes, Juvenile Fiction, Juvenile Literature, Legends, Monsters, Mythology