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The Odyssey

Hardback with ribbon marker

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A retelling of Homer’s ‘Odyssey’ written for children who are fully confident readers.
Odysseus is finally heading home after a long war, but his troubles have just begun. Terrible dangers are in store for the hero, from one-eyed monsters to cannibal kings.
Part of the Usborne Reading Programme developed with reading experts from Roehampton University.

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Hardback with ribbon marker
ISBN: 9781409522348
Extent: 64 pages
Dimensions: 196 x 130mm
Louie Stowell
Matteo Pincelli

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I love Greek mythology and l love the gods too! Especially Athena she's my favorite.

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