Written by Rosemary Sutcliff
Illustrated by Alan Lee
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The Odyssey, Homer’s second epic adventure, tells the story of Odysseus as he travels home from the war in Troy. His adventures on his travels include his meetings with the Cyclops and with the dangerous sirens who lure boats onto the rocks among many others before his finally reaches home bringing peace to all. Odysseus’s wanderings and the many dangers he faces are beautifully captured in Alan Lee’s atmospheric illustrations.
The Odyssey by Rosemary Sutcliff
Rosemary Sutcliff has transformed Homer's epic poem The Odyssey into an enthralling traveller's tale. Paired with stunning illustrations by award-winning illustrator Alan Lee, children will treasure this book for years to come.
Straightforward excitement which is astonishingly true to the originals. School Librarian
Majestically retold in this challenging and captivating version of Homer's epic poem - booktrustchildrensbooks.org.uk
Sutcliff's prose proves that no computer game or television cartoon surpasses Homer for drama and suspense - The Sunday Times
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