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Hugh Lupton

  • 3 stars across 16 books
    Hugh Lupton has been a central figure in the British storytelling revival for more than 30 years. He tells myths, legends and folktales from many cultures. His many books include Tales of Wisdom and Wonder, The Story Tree, and Homeric pair The Adventures of Achilles and The Adventures of Odysseus, which he and Daniel Morden wrote and narrated together. He lives with his wife, Liz, in Norfolk, England.
    1st August 2005

    The Story Tree: Tales to Read Aloud

    Retold by master storyteller Hugh Lupton, this collection of folktales from around the world includes firm favourites su... More

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    1st May 2013

    Orpheus and Eurydice

    When Orpheus' bride Eurydice is killed by a snakebite on their wedding day, Orpheus's world is shattered. The young wido... More

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    1st July 2012

    Adventures of Achilles

    Achilles is the son of a king and a goddess and also the best warrior in Greece. So when Prince Paris claims Helen from ... More

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    1st May 2013

    Theseus and the Minotaur

    King Minos and Queen Pasiphae's son isn't a child - he's a monster. To keep him fed, his parents demand that every kingd... More

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    22nd September 2008

    Tales of Wisdom and Wonder

    Nothing is quite as it seems in this book; so prepare yourself to be astonished, intrigued and enchanted as you follow t... More

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    1st September 2006

    The Adventures of Odysseus

    As Odysseus fights to find his way back home after the long and brutal Trojan War, he has to endure harrowing ordeals an... More

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