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From Girl to Goddess: The Heroine’s Journey through Myth and Legend by [Frankel, Valerie Estelle]
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an extremely useful primer of women in myths and legends....Frankel has done wonderful work in retrieving and retelling these stories Foundation: The International Review of Science Fiction; Frankel s book is so enthusiastically written, so thoroughly researched, and so articulately argued...leaves the reader anticipating each exemplary tale, and longing for further discussion Mythprint; I recommend From Girl to Goddess highly. Frankel s truly global choice of tales and her analysis of them is outstanding. It is a book to turn to for deepening one s understanding of myths and stories about women and their underlying structures Mythlore; explores the heroine s journey and how it differs from the hero s by examining women s mythology from all over the world Livejournal.com; gathers stories from around the world representing the heroine s journey Reference & Research Book News; ever since...my first novel, I have wanted this book Romance Writers of America; Frankel draws a connection between the heroines in contemporary fantasy fiction for children and young adults to the heroines from world mythology Children s Literature Association Quarterly."

"an extremely useful primer of women in myths and legends....Frankel has done wonderful work in retrieving and retelling these stories"--Foundation: The International Review of Science Fiction; "Frankel's book is so enthusiastically written, so thoroughly researched, and so articulately argued...leaves the reader anticipating each exemplary tale, and longing for further discussion"--Mythprint; "I recommend From Girl to Goddess highly. Frankel's truly global choice of tales and her analysis of them is outstanding. It is a book to turn to for deepening one's understanding of myths and stories about women and their underlying structures"--Mythlore; "explores the heroine's journey and how it differs from the hero's by examining women's mythology from all over the world"--Livejournal.com; "gathers stories from around the world representing the heroine's journey"--Reference & Research Book News; "ever since...my first novel, I have wanted this book"--Romance Writers of America; "Frankel draws a connection between the heroines in contemporary fantasy fiction for children and young adults to the heroines from world mythology"--Children's Literature Association Quarterly.

About the Author

Valerie Estelle Frankel is a lecturer at San Jose State University. She lives in Sunnyvale, California.

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  • Format: Kindle Edition
  • File Size: 4756 KB
  • Print Length: 377 pages
  • Publisher: McFarland (31 Mar. 2016)
  • Sold by: Amazon Media EU S.à r.l.
  • Language: English
  • ASIN: B004BKJ58S
  • Text-to-Speech: Enabled
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  • Screen Reader: Supported
  • Enhanced Typesetting: Enabled
  • Average Customer Review: 4.0 out of 5 stars 1 customer review
  • Amazon Bestsellers Rank: #734,427 Paid in Kindle Store (See Top 100 Paid in Kindle Store)
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