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Odysseus - unabridged audiobook on CD
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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.
Unabridged MP3-CD; approximately 4 hours 31 minutes; 1 MP3-CD; performed by Cynthia Bishop and the Full Cast Family.
|Format: Compact disc|
Vendor: Brilliance Audio
Publication Date: 2015
Dimensions: 6.75 X 5.25 X 0.50 (inches)
The Trojan War is over, and Odysseus longs to return to his wife and son on his island kingdom of Ithaca. But between hero and home stands an array of dangers unlike any ever faced by mortal man. On his epic voyagean adventure so grand and glorious it has become the very symbol for all great journeysOdysseus must face the monstrous cyclops, escape the enchanting nymph Circe, defy the terrors of Scylla and Charybdis, and descend to the land of the dead. Even home is not safe, for there Odysseus must triumph in one last battle to be reunited with his loving wife. For nearly three thousand years the story of Odysseuss journey has enthralled the world. Now Full Cast Audio brings you Geraldine McCaughreans brilliant retelling, in a dazzling recording that will captivate young and old alike.
Geraldine McCaughrean has published more than 130 books, and her work has been translated into 27 languages. One of Englands most popular authors of books for young readers, she is the only writer ever to win the coveted Whitbread Award three times. She lives in Berkshire. Visit her on the Web at www.geraldinemccaughrean.co.uk.
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