Faith is a magic, small but strong.
It eddies near the edge of Fate,
That vast current that flows along
In whorling fortunes, never straight...
It was hidden from all men. King Arthur knew of it. So did his knights. It was The Grail--a bowl that held the source of life. Only a knight named Sir Percival was destined to behold The Grail and heal the wounds of its guardian, The Fisher King. But young Percival, riding his pony in a fool's clothes, knew nothing of The Grail or knighthood. He didn't even know his own name. But life's winding current would teach him, as it teaches us all.
The Hidden Grail has been chosen for Education.com's Smart Stuff Essential Gift Guide. All the picks had to have learning value, major kid-appeal and staying power that brought school subjects to life, sparked creativity and inspired imagination.
Odds Bodkin, who is one of the foremost storytellers in America, has been called "a storyteller supreme" by PARENTS MAGAZINE, a "modern-day Orpheus" by BILLBOARD, and "a consummate storyteller" by the NEW YORK TIMES. Odds creates all the character voices, vocal effects and muse-inspired music simultaneously, making The Odyssey: An Epic Telling a rich treat for listeners' mind's eyes. Both children and adults love listening to his stories. Winner of the Oppenheim Platinum Award. Great for listening while traveling!