The Wanderings of Odysseus: The Story of the Odyssey (Mass Market Paperbound)

$6.99
Usually Ships in 1-5 Days

Description


A master storyteller and an award-winning illustrator evoke the golden age of mythical Greece in this spirited retelling of "The Odyssey."

"From the Hardcover edition.

About the Author


Rosemary Sutcliff (1920-1992) wrote dozens of books for young readers, including her award-winning Roman Britain trilogy, "The Eagle of the Ninth", "The Silver Branch", and "The Lantern Bearers", which won the Carnegie Medal. "The Eagle of the Ninth" is now a major motion picture, The Eagle, directed by Kevin MacDonald and starring Channing Tatum. Born in Surrey, Sutcliff spent her childhood in Malta and on various other naval bases where her father was stationed. At a young age, she contracted Still's Disease, which confined her to a wheelchair for most of her life. Shortly before her death, she was named Commander of the British Empire (CBE) one of Britain's most prestigious honors. She died in West Sussex, England, in 1992.
Product Details
ISBN: 9780553494822
ISBN-10: 0553494821
Publisher: Laurel Leaf Library
Publication Date: December 13th, 2005
Pages: 134
Language: English