Time for Flowers, Time for Snow: A Retelling of the Legend of Demeter and Persephone [With CD (Audio)] (Other)

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By Glen Huser, Phillippe Béha (Illustrator), Giannis Georgantelis (Composer)
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The Greek goddess of harvest Demeter loves her daughter Persephone very much. So when Persephone is kidnapped by Hades, ruler of the underworld, and taken as his bride, Demeter's sadness brings on the winter snow. When the crops fail, Zeus, sends his messenger Hermes to negotiate Persephone's release. But things get complicated when Persephone takes a liking to her captor.The book includes a CD of the children's opera composed by Giannis Georgantelis and produced by Chroma Musika. Over 180 children from Quebec accompanied by the 55-piece Orchestre Symphonique Pop de Montr al sing in this massive transatlantic musical collaboration narrated by Terry Jones (Monty Python).



Product Details
ISBN: 9781896580265
ISBN-10: 1896580262
Publisher: Tradewind Books
Publication Date: October 28th, 2013
Language: English