"Perhaps the ultimate model for making history relevant. . . . A superb and often inspiring work." KIRKUS REVIEWS (starred review)
"Newbery Medal winner Fleischman goes right to today's headlines and shows that the ancient world and our own are not so very different at all. He retells Homer's tale of the Trojan War, THE ILLIAD, in a brisk narrative that will capture kids' attention." BOOKLIST (boxed review)
"This exquisitely designed and provocative book should spark debate, insight, and an appreciation of historical connections." PARENTING
This book is used in the Building Bridges of Understanding Programme. It is a recommended picture book for supporting children's use of Determining Importance for 1st to 6th Class Level.
€ 9.90 Save €1.06 (RRP €10.96)
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Date of Publication: 01/08/2006