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Johan Egerkrans Author & Illustrator

Norse Gods/Nordiska gudar

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Norse Gods/Nordiska gudar

A thrilling recreation of the best of Norse (Nordic) mythology by author-illustrator Johan Egerkranz, from the fateful Creation Myth of the killing of Ymer, the first giant, by Odin and his brothers, to the final destruction of the gods at Ragnarök. Familiar tales from both Eddas are given vivid new life with the addition of information about the fabulous creatures of Aasgaard, Jotenheim and the Netherworld. A gorgeously illustrated book of giants, dwarves, monsters and heroes, this is a definitive work for readers of all ages.

Johan Egerkrans

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Author and illustrator Johan Egerkrans is widely recognised for his work in reinterpreting Nordic folklore in his works Norse Gods and Fairy Creatures of the North. His descriptions and depictions of gods and heroes, and giants and dwarves have been acclaimed by critics and readers alike. Egerkrans has worked as a professional illustrator and concept…

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