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Mythical Beasts (3 Book Set)
9781467763424 Monsters of the Gods: In ancient mythologies, many of the gods created all-powerful predators that unleashed panic on the human world. These horrors could be either beast or human--or even both. But who would come out on top in a fight? Which one is the most powerful of all?
Meet the ten weirdest, strongest, and nastiest of these mythical beasts, including:
● Charybdis, who swallowed ships in one easy gulp
● Ammut, devourer of the dead
● the elephant-snake Grootslang
● the nine-headed Hydra
Find out about each monster's features and skills, where in the world they come from, how they rank compared to one another, and how you might defeat them if you ever strayed into their remote realms.
9781512425956 Magic Monsters: For centuries people have told stories of cackling witches and crafty goblins. In the past, people thought witches ruined crops, genies granted wishes, and goblins caused accidents. Many cultures thought medicine was magic. Magical monsters continue to frighten and fascinate people in books, movies, and games. Some say magic is real. Others say it's just the stuff of stories. Learn all about magical monsters and fall under their spell . . . if you dare!
9781467763431 Mighty Mutants: The fiercest, most strangely shaped figures of mythology look like you might find them in a zoo--if any zoo could hold animals this dangerously powerful. These supernatural creatures can challenge the gods or reign supreme in the sky and the ocean. But what if they had to challenge one another? Who would win in a standoff? Which one is the most powerful of all?
Meet the top ten most terrifying and grotesque of these mythical beasts, including:
● Typhon, who had the body of a giant and a hundred dragons' heads
● Garuda, part human, part fearsome bird of prey
● the disfigured monster Grendel
● the massive sea-snake Leviathan
Find out about each mutant's features and skills, where in the world they come from, how they rank compared to one another, and how you might defeat them if you ever strayed into their remote realms.