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.
""Sequel to the author’s Greek Myths, this is written in the same lucid, simple, yet powerful prose."" School Library Journal, Starred
""Here for today’s readers is one of the world’s great stories."" Kirkus Reviews