The Voyages of Odysseus by Sue Reid
  

The Voyages of Odysseus

Written by Sue Reid
Illustrated by Mark Bergin

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Synopsis

The Voyages of Odysseus by Sue Reid

Young readers will love these timeless tales of heroism, gods and monsters. After the Trojan War, Odysseus wants to sail straight home to Ithaca and his wife, Penelope. But the gods are angry with our hero. His fleet will be driven off course, his ships smashed by storms and his men gobbled down by a giant Cyclops. Will he make it home? The humorous cartoon-style illustrations and the narrative approach encourage readers to engage with the characters. 'Ask the storyteller' boxes give peripheral details about the narrative and the characters involved. The book features an introduction to Greek storytelling, a glossary and index, as well as a 'Who's who' section with a pronunciation guide. It supports Key Stage 2 History and English and helps achieve the Scottish Standard Curriculum 5-14.

About the Author

Sue Reid began writing stories when she was child and now writes for BBC Schools Radio. Her first book - Mill Girl - was published by Scholastic in 2002.; Mark Bergin studied at Eastbourne College of Art and has illustrated many children's books. He lives in Bexhill-on-Sea with his wife and three children.

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Book Info

Format

Paperback
32 pages

Author

Sue Reid
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Publisher

Book House an imprint of Salariya Book Company Ltd

Publication date

1st October 2004

ISBN

9781904642329


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