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The Iliad and the Odyssey

The Iliad and the Odyssey

Author: Marcia Williams
$18.00(NZD)  inc GST

'The Iliad' tells the story of the war between the Greeks and the Trojans; the love between Helen and Paris; and the Trojan Horse. 'The Odyssey' depicts the perilous voyage home of the Greek warrior Odysseus. This title retells these stories with a cartoon style, aiming to make them accessible and fun for young children.


"* "Elegant, intelligent, funny, dramatic and totally absorbing; the perfect start to an early familiarity with Homer." The Guardian * "Brings clarity and humour to these ancient myths... Surely the most entertaining way to explore ancient history." Junior Education * "Likely to amuse and even absorb children for a good while... Has a kind of Where's Wally?-ish delight in visual minutiae." The Times Educational Supplement"

Stock Information

General Fields

  • : 9781406303483
  • : Walker Books, Limited
  • : Walker Books Ltd
  • : September 2014
  • : 316mm X 253mm
  • : books

Special Fields

  • : Marcia Williams
  • : Marcia Williams
  • : English
  • : 40
  • : illustrations