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Beowulf: Grendel the Ghastly: Book One

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With battle-bold words ancient poets sang the clash between Beowulf and Grendel. This modern retelling preserves the splendor of those Old English poetic conventions, while the taut, restrained phrasing captures Beowulfs original aural experience. But this is not a book for the ears only. Justin Gerards luminous paintings create empathy for a time when despair meant defeat ...more
Paperback, 26 pages
Published November 17th 2007 by Portland Studios
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Love this book! The illustrations are incredible. BUT I can't seem to find Book Two: The Monster's Mother. Is this the only book that was published in this series? We want more!
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