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The Odyssey

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4.1 out of 5
Based on 1,013 Ratings and 135 Reviews

Book Description
A magnificent retelling of Homer's epic story, illustrated with lavish full colour pictures and exquisite black and white silhouettes. Homer's great story is retold with simplicity and style by award-winning children's writer Gillian Cross, and vividly brought to life in Neil Packer's stunning illustrations. It charts the ten year epic voyage of Odysseus as he returns from the Trojan War to his ho... More
Book Information
PublisherWalker Books
BindingHardcover (3 editions)
Reading LevelUncategorized
# of Pages176
ISBN-101406303674
ISBN-13978-1406303674
Publication Date09/06/2012
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About Gillian Cross (Author) : Gillian Cross is a published author and a translator of children's books and young adult books. Some of the published credits of Gillian Cross include The Great Elephant Chase (Oxford Children's Moder... more
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About Neil Packer (Illustrator) : Neil Packer is The Illustrator of The Odyssey, retold by Gillian Cross and published by Candlewick Press. He is also the illustrator of numerous books for the Folio Society. You can see a full list of... more
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