The Children's Homer: The Adventures of Odysseus and the Tale of Troy

by Colum, Padraic
4.3 out of 5 Customer Rating
ISBN: 9780689868832
Used - Trade Paperback - 9780689868832


From master storyteller Padriac Colum, winner of a Newbery Honor for The Golden Fleece, comes a collection of fifteen timeless stories inspired by classic Greek literature.

Travel back to a mythical time when Achilles, aided by the gods, waged war against the Trojans. And join Odysseus on his journey through murky waters, facing obstacles like the terrifying Scylla and whirring Charybdis, the beautiful enchantress Circe, and the land of the raging Cycl pes. Using narrative threads from The Iliad and The Odyssey, Padraic Colum weaves a stunning adventure with all the drama and power that Homer intended.

  • Format: TradePaperback
  • Author: Colum, Padraic
  • ISBN: 9780689868832
  • Condition: Used
  • Dimensions: 8.10 x 0.70
  • Number Of Pages: 247
  • Publication Year: 2004

Customer Reviews