Illustrated by John Howe, a lead artist on Peter Jacksons "Lord of the Rings" film trilogy, this adaptation of the ancient epic, retold by Nicky Raven, follows the mythic hero Beowulf, who is now the subject of a new film from Warner Bros. Pictures International and Paramount Pictures, set for theatrical release in November.

Beowulf: A Tale of Blood, Heat, and Ashes 2007, Candlewick Press (MA), Cambridge, MA

ISBN-13: 9780763636470