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The Odyssey - retold by Gillian Cross
with illustrations by Neil Packer


Homer's Odyssey is a triumph of storytelling which has moved and fascinated people for over three thousand years.

Its hero, Odysseus, faces fierce storms and terrifying monsters as he struggles to reach his home and family after the Trojan War.

This retelling of Homer's great story has stunning illustrations by Neil Packer.

First published in 2012 by Walker Books Ltd
The Odyssey · ISBN 978-1-4063-0367-4