Fieldmouse Books

Natalie Fieldhouse, Independent Usborne Organiser

Jason and the Argonauts

Classics retold
Jason and the Argonauts

  • The ancient Greek myth thrillingly retold for today’s young readers.
  • Jason and his fearless crew, the Argonauts, battle giants, dragons, monsters and a merciless sea god to bring back the legendary Golden Fleece to Greece.
  • Clearly written in a modern, approachable style to introduce young readers to much-loved classic stories.
  • Includes informative notes about the author and the original text.

Extra information

Key Stage: KS2 E; Age 8+

Lexile Measure: 1030L

BIC: C3N79

Illustrator: Graham Humphreys

Felicity Brooks

Felicity Brooks is an Editorial Director and writer at Usborne Publishing. She studied English and Drama at Exeter University and worked as an actor, teacher and lexicographer before starting work in children’s publishing in the late 1980s. She has written and edited hundreds of children’s titles, including stories and novelty books for pre-schoolers and books about history, geography, languages, science, maths, nature and the arts. Her books have won the TES Senior Information Book Award, the Aventis Science Books Prize, the SLA Information Book Award, the Sheffield Baby Books Award and Practical Pre-school Gold and Silver Awards.

Felicity Brooks

Reader reviews

Jason and the Argonauts
IT is really a nice story the love, jealousy, greed and goodness of man.

lucy owusu, 26th June 2009