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The Odyssey

Puffin Classics Series

by Homer ; Retold by Geraldine McCaughrean


The epic journey of Odysseus, the hero of Ancient Greece... After ten years of war, Odysseus turns his back on Troy and sets sail for home. But his voyage takes another ten years and he must face many dangers - Polyphemus the greedy one-eyed giant, Scylla the six-headed sea monster and even the wrath of the gods themselves - before he is reunited with his wife and son. Brilliantly retold by award-winning author, Geraldine McCaughrean.

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Book Information

Copyright year 1997
ISBN-13 9780140383096
ISBN-10 0140383093
Class Copyright
Publisher Penguin Publishing Group
Subject Juvenile Nonfiction;Poetry;Social Science
File Size 37 MB
Number of Pages 144
Length of Recording 2
Shelf No. KX060
Grade Range 5-
Ages 10-
Lexile 890L