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The Beautiful Stories of Life: Six Greeks Myths, Retold

Ancient Gods and Goddesses

The Greek myths continue to intrigue and inspire readers and writers and even filmmakers. Names from mythology have crept into the English language. Novelists continue or retell the stories. Younger children appreciate the spirit of the Greek myths — perhaps because they reveal universal truths. But above all, Greek myths are good stories with strong characters. Read about them here — but remember, the ancient Greeks were a hearty people — and so their myths are not for the faint of heart!