Buy this book for your son…

Via elephant journal
on Sep 3, 2009
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…And daughter, maybe, I dunno.

D’Aulaires’ Book of Norse Myths

All I know is I read and reread and rererereadreread this book when I was a child. The illustrations, the stories, this book was as precious to me as my Ray Charles record or my Dave Winfield baseball cards or whatever is was that I cared about, so long ago.

d'aulaires' Book of Norse Myths


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4 Responses to “Buy this book for your son…”

  1. […] explore images of positive and negative masculinity though a Norse myth concerning a fateful battle between the thunder god, Thor, and the destructive forces of the dark […]

  2. Farnoosh says:

    How sweet that I see this today. I started an Amazon free book giveaway contest today with objective being writing a description of your favorite book and I really would love to know why you love this book so much ! 🙂 So maybe you'll participate and let us know :)!

  3. I know my sons & 3rd graders will love it. I can't wait to get it.


  4. yogi tobye says:

    Sure I'm nearly 40 and I love that kinda stuff 🙂