Orpheus and Eurydice by Hugh Lupton
(Greek Myths)

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The rich, matte illustrations are done in a pleasing, patterned style that complements the vivid, never sensational telling.
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When Orpheus bride Eurydice is killed by a snakebite on their wedding day, Orpheus's world is shattered. The young widower must journey to the Underworld to negotiate with Hades himself to win his bride back. Can love triumph over the dark power of the Underworld?
 

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For thirty years Hugh Lupton has been a central figure in the British storytelling revival.
 
Published July 1, 2013 by Barefoot Books. 32 pages
Genres: Children's Books, Literature & Fiction. Fiction
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on Mar 13 2013

The rich, matte illustrations are done in a pleasing, patterned style that complements the vivid, never sensational telling.

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