Mayan and Aztec Mythology, Ollhoff, Jim

Mayan and Aztec Mythology

Authors: Ollhoff, Jim

Lexile: 910

Publisher: ABDO

Grade: 3 - 12

ISBN: 9781617588990

Classification: Fiction

Synopsis: Who is Itzamna? What is Xolotl? Why are myths so important in our lives? Myths are a rich source of history. People use them to make sense of our world. Even before myths were written down, people told and retold the stories of the gods and goddesses of their homeland. Readers of Mayan and Aztec Mythology will learn the history of myths, as well as their deeper meaning. From the Aztec feathered serpent god Quetzalcoatl to the Mayan rain god Chac, this book helps kids understand the myths that shape and direct people’s lives. ABDO & Daughters is an imprint of ABDO Publishing Company.

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