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About the Book

A New York Times Bestseller

"At once a scholar's homage to The Iliad and startlingly original work of art....A book I could not put down." --Ann Patchett, author of The Dutch House

A thrilling, profoundly moving, and utterly unique retelling of the legend of Achilles and the Trojan War from the bestselling author of Circe

A tale of gods, kings, immortal fame, and the human heart, The Song of Achilles is a dazzling literary feat that brilliantly reimagines Homer's enduring masterwork, The Iliad. An action-packed adventure, an epic love story, a marvelously conceived and executed page-turner, Miller's monumental debut novel has already earned resounding acclaim from some of contemporary fiction's brightest lights--and fans of Mary Renault, Bernard Cornwell, Steven Pressfield, and Colleen McCullough's Masters of Rome series will delight in this unforgettable journey back to ancient Greece in the Age of Heroes.

"Mary Renault lives again!" --Emma Donoghue, author of Room

Book Details
ISBN-13: 9780062060624
Publisher: Ecco Press
Publisher Imprint: Ecco Press
Depth: 25
Language: English
Returnable: Y
Spine Width: 25 mm
Width: 135 mm
ISBN-10: 0062060627
Publisher Date: 28 Aug 2012
Binding: Paperback
Height: 201 mm
No of Pages: 416
Series Title: P.S.
Weight: 317 gr
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