The Golden Age
Seventeen of Ovid’s enduring stories stunningly illustrated.
Nothing lasts except for eternal change. More than two millennia after their creation, the works of Master Roman poet Ovid have lost none of their fascination. Retold by award-winning Austrian author Heinz Janisch with transcendent illustrations by Ana Sender, this collection includes some of Ovid’s most popular and compelling stories—presented for the first time in picture book form—sure to reach new hearts and minds.
From The Story of the Origin of the World, Midas, Pan, Europa, and Apollo to Daphne, Narcissus, Echo, and Fama, the multifaceted world of Ovid’s Metamorphoses captivates. These tales about gods, goddesses, humans, nymphs and other beings remind us that transformation and the power of storytelling is never ending.