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For adults with more advanced knowledge for those already familiar with bulfinch the next book to pick up is timothy gantz early greek myths although this is a 2 volume reference work rather than a book to read. The 10 best greek mythology books 1.

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The complete world of greek mythology by richard buxton another deservedly popular and impeccably newbie friendly.

Good books on greek mythology. D aulaires book of. To be truly familiar with greek mythology you really should know a good portion of the allusions ovid makes. The greek myths by robert graves.

Mythology retells ancient myths you re familiar with like hercules or medusa. This book was published in the year 1942 and is one of the most well known books for mythology. Books shelved as greek mythology.

Hades and persephone greek mythology ya mythology series best of the ya greek mythology books ya books with greek mythology books with. The lightning thief by rick riordan the sea of monsters by rick riordan the battle of the labyrinth by rick riordan. This classic book is one of the most popular and.

In the house of helios god of the sun and mightiest of the titans a daughter is born. List of 10 best books to read about greek mythology bulfinch s mythology the age of fable or stories of gods and heroes. Timeless tales of gods and heroes by edith hamilton ever since its original publication in 1942 edith.

Best greek mythology books score a book s total score is based on multiple factors including the number of people who have voted for it and how highly those voters ranked the book. Mythology goes beyond the greek myths and explores norse mythology and the roman version of the greek myths too. These are the greatest stories ever told the labours of hercules the voyage of the argonauts theseus and the minotaur midas and his golden touch the trojan war and odysseus s journey home brought together into one epic and unforgettable story.

This list of books about greek or roman mythology is sponsored by little brown and company publisher of circe by madeline miller. Edith hamilton s book mythology is the best book on mythology besides classic textbooks. But circe is a strange child not powerful like her father nor viciously alluring like her mother.

New releases and popular books including circe by madeline miller the hidden oracle by rick riordan the tyrant s tomb by rick r.