If another religion in the world, has as many interesting stories & narratives as the Hindu religion, it is that of the ancient Greek civilization. When it comes to their gods, goddesses, heroes from those old times and other creatures, Greek culture has so much to narrate and portray. This complete collection is referred to as Greek mythology. In the various libraries all across the world, there is huge collection of books on Greek mythology. In fact, search online for Greek mythology graphic novels and the results will be quite interesting.
There is a lot that can be done with classic novels depicting the shades of Greek mythology. For example you could narrate these stories to your children and enchant them with the colorful details. Even better, pick a graphic novel or a Greek mythology comic and narrate a chapter as bed time stories. Kids are all too smart for Cinderella and tales of Alice and they are looking for a change. Give them something new and see how the developed curiosity helps them gain knowledge.
Greek mythology books are also a good gift item. On several occasions, it gets very difficult to buy an appropriate gift. Say it’s a teenager’s birthday and you hardly know the kid. Yet, because you share a professional relationship with kid’s mom, you must attend. Finding a gift now is a pain. Issue resolved; simply pick one of the Greek mythology classic novels and you are sorted. There is no scope of going wrong.
Making a collection and reading through these informative books on Greek mythology is an interesting option. Just pick and read through it and you will be amazed. It is almost an addiction. The characters of Greek mythology are full of life. They depict different emotions and have so much to offer. In fact you would be surprised to know that a section of Greek mythology relates to popular myths. Herein, details on how the world came into existence, how gods happened, etc., are provided. Credibility of these myths is a subject of debate and many scholars have spent considerable time in exploring the subject to the fullest.
Perhaps you could build upon the details collated from literary sources by finding out as much about archeological sources of information. Few plays also depict different parts of Greek mythology. For those who do not have an entertaining hobby idea, getting attached with the Greek mythology subject is an option.
Thus, now when you see a Greek mythology novel or even a comic book in a book shop, do not just ignore it. Beneath the pages, there could be some really fascinating facts and stories, waiting to be read. You will notice that not only the details are interesting, but supporting pictures and the way of presentation is also quite alluring. Who knows, you could end up playing a vital role in discovering the truth hidden in Greek myths & mythology.