In this retelling of the Trojan War, Olivia Coolidge crafts heroes and gods into real, multidimensional characters, not just the figures of legend. Vibrant storytelling and finely wrought action have made her version of the classic tale of the Fall of Troy accessible to generations of young readers.
During the time when Troy finally made peace with the Greeks. Everyone had peace it was yet until Prince P...more
Agamemnon, Achilles, Hector, and all are here, with dialogue and exposition made easy for the young reader. I found it fun to read, as a way to re-live Homer's tale all over again and to get in touch with my inner Greek gods.
A good book for a sunny d...more
I really liked this book, i learn a lot, and it inspired me into mytholgy, and its connection to history
The one advantage to it was that it made the movie "Troy" more understandable... kind of....