Libraries are getting ready for the hordes of children who will be joining Mythical Maze , this year’s Summer Reading Challenge, which starts on Saturday 12 July in Hampshire Libraries and runs throughout the summer holidays. Children can read any 6 books to receive their Mythical Maze medal , but here are a few stories with a mythical feel that may be popular this year.
An exuberant picture book set in the days of bold knights, fair maidens and deadly dragons.
Zak’s new metal detector unearths an old sword handle. Could it be King Arthur’s sword? A fascinating easy to read book.
Eddie looks after his uncle’s dragons while he is away…but protecting the dragons proves to be difficult and dangerous. The latest in a popular series.
Can you help Theseus escape from the Minotaur? An interactive puzzle book which involves you in the story.
This popular series will be great ones to read this summer, with vikings, dragons and a new film due out in July.
The first in a trilogy which will delight fans of Rick Riordan and Eion Colfer . The magical Round Table is being reformed and three teenagers find themselves with a new quest.