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Greek mythology / by Ken Jennings ; illustrated by Mike Lowery.

By: Jennings, Ken, 1974-.
Contributor(s): Lowery, Mike, 1980- [illustrator.].
Material type: TextTextSeries: Jennings, Ken, Ken Jennings' junior genius guides: Publisher: New York : LITTLE SIMON, [2014]Edition: First edition.Description: 160 pages : illustrations, map ; 20 cm.Content type: text Media type: unmediated Carrier type: volumeISBN: 9781442473300; 1442473304; 9781442498495; 1442498498; 9781481426152; 148142615X.Subject(s): Mythology, Greek -- Juvenile literature | Mythology, Greek | Mythology, Greek -- Juvenile literature | Mythology, Greek | Mythology, Greek -- Juvenile literatureGenre/Form: Juvenile works.DDC classification: 398.2 Other classification: B932.198.4-49
Contents:
First period -- Second period -- Recess -- Third period -- Art class -- Fourth period -- Lunch -- Fifth period -- Music class -- Sixth period -- Seventh period -- Official junior genius certification exam -- Answers -- Homework -- The final bell.
Summary: Provides facts on the classic myths of the Greeks and Romans, from how Prometheus outsmarted the gods to how Achilles's heel led to his death.
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First period -- Second period -- Recess -- Third period -- Art class -- Fourth period -- Lunch -- Fifth period -- Music class -- Sixth period -- Seventh period -- Official junior genius certification exam -- Answers -- Homework -- The final bell.

Provides facts on the classic myths of the Greeks and Romans, from how Prometheus outsmarted the gods to how Achilles's heel led to his death.

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Ken Jennings grew up in Seoul, South Korea, where he became a daily devotee of the quiz show Jeopardy! In 2004, he successfully auditioned for a spot on the show and went on an unprecedented seventy-four game victory streak worth $2.52 million. Jennings's book Brainiac , about his Jeopardy! adventures, was a critically acclaimed New York Times bestseller, as were his follow-up books Maphead and Because I Said So! He is also the author of Planet Funny . Jennings lives in Seattle with his wife Mindy and two children.<br> <br> Mike Lowery is an illustrator and fine artist whose work has been seen in galleries and publications internationally. Mike is the illustrator of Moo Hoo and Ribbit Rabbit by Candace Ryan; The Gingerbread Man Loose in the School by Laura Murray; and the Doctor Proctor's Fart Powder novels by Jo Nesbø. Currently he is a professor of illustration at the Savannah College of Art and Design in Atlanta, Georgia, where he lives with a lovely German frau, Katrin, and his super genius daughter, Allister. Visit him at MikeLowery.com.

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