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Adventures of King Midas (Avon Camelot Books)

by Lynne Reid Banks

  • 167 Want to read
  • 11 Currently reading

Published by Tandem Library .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Midas (Legendary character),
  • Fiction,
  • Children"s Books/Ages 9-12 Fiction,
  • Children: Grades 3-4,
  • Action & Adventure - General,
  • Juvenile fiction,
  • Kings, queens, rulers, etc.

  • The Physical Object
    FormatLibrary Binding
    Number of Pages153
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL9388048M
    ISBN 10078571412X
    ISBN 109780785714125

      Midas, in Greek and Roman legend, a king of Phrygia, known for his foolishness and greed. The stories of Midas, part of the Dionysiac cycle of legends, were first elaborated in the burlesques of the Athenian satyr plays. The tales are familiar to modern readers through the late classical versions, such as those in Ovid’s Metamorphoses, Book XI. The Adventures of King Midas by Lynne Reid Banks starting at $ The Adventures of King Midas has 4 available editions to buy at Half Price Books Marketplace.

      When a mysterious stranger offers to reward Midas for a kindness, the king does not hesitate: He wishes that all he touches would turn to gold. To his delight, his wish is granted and he soon sets about transforming his ordinary palace into a place of golden beauty.   Published on Now the wolf is done for, now we move on to the next story to add to the book: "King Midas" If you knew this story, then you might've noticed that it's told in a quirky.

    As it turns out, King Midas is a follower of the rituals of Dionysus, which basically involve drinking lots of wine. Midas recognizes Silenus as a member of Dionysus's group and immediately declares a feast in honor of the satyr. The party lasts ten . King Midas loves gold – but his greed soon gets him into trouble. Book Band Green CEFR Level A1 from the origins of the Universe to the adventures of Thor, God of Thunder. At home he reads too many comics, and attempts to raise three children with an awful lot of help from his wife, and no help at all from his cat.


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The Adventures of King Midas. When King Midas receives the golden touch, he thinks his dream has come true. But when his own daughter is accidentally turned into gold, the King has to find a way to rid himself of his curse.

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