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Isis & Osiris: To the Ends of the Earth [an Egyptian Myth] (Graphic Myths And Legends)

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Osiris is the greatest king and god of the Land of the Nile. He is a generous ruler, and the people love and worship him--along with his wife and queen, the goddess Isis. But Osiris's jealous brother Set has a terrible plan to get rid of Osiris forever and take his place on the Egyptian throne. Will Egypt suffer under an evil tyrant? Or can Isis use her magic and her love ...more
Paperback, 48 pages
Published August 1st 2007 by Graphic Universe (first published October 1st 2006)
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Jon(athan) Nakapalau
Simple presentation of this important myth...great 'jumping off' point for more in depth study when you wish to go further. Great for kids!
Loved the art. The story was a little random, but you can't really change much when you're working with thousand year old legends.
Matthew Downes
1) the category that this book fits under on the bingo board is "A Graphic Novel".

2) I decided to read this book because I needed to read a graphic novel and this book caught my eye, as I'm interested in mythology and legends.

3) I liked how it was short, sweet, and to the point. It was condensed into a 10 minute read, leaving out boring bits of the original story and making no room for error. The pictures enhanced my perception of what was going on during the book, and they went very well with t
Jun 19, 2013 rated it liked it  ·  review of another edition
Recommends it for: Anyone interested in Egyptian Mythology
Shelves: owned, kemetic-pagan
It's pretty good. It introduces the reader to the story of Isis and Osiris, two Gods in the Ancient Egyptian Myth, but it doesn't tell their whole story, just part of it. I would have liked it more if it revealed the whole story, but for being the part it is, the writer and artists did great jobs.

It's a perfect intro for those just getting into Ancient Egyptian Mythology, and the only fault I can really pin on it is the Map at the beginning of the book. It's a MODERN map, while in the times the
Devin D.d
I liked this book. It is about two brothers. One is Osiris. He is the king and he is loved. The other brother is Set. He is jealous of the love that Osiris receives so he kills Osiris and spreads his body around. But Osiris wife Isis loves him so much that she finds his body and she brings him back to life. I think that this story was great. It showed how the power of love can bring you back to life. I think that is beautiful. This story also shows how hate is dangerous. The pictures in this sto ...more
it was pretty good, but not the best book i have read

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