Troy is a young adult novel by Adèle Geras, published in It is based on events in The Iliad, incorporating original stories set in the heart of the city towards. The siege of Troy has lasted almost ten years. Inside the walled city, food is becoming scarce and the death toll is rising. From the heights of Mount. With exceptional grace and enormous energy, Geras (The Tower Room; Pictures TROY. Adele Geras, Author. Harcourt $17 (p) ISBN

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When Eros fits an arrow to his silver-lit bow and lets it fly, neither sister will escape its power.

A Monster Calls Siobhan Dowd. The Hiding Place Lonnie Dupont. I found this book very interesting because while most stories are written in the winners point of view, this story was written in the Trojans point of view. The siege of Troy has lasted almost ten years. Inspired by Your Troy adele geras History. This could have been easily fixed by Geras, but she chose to only go to the battlefield in troy adele geras tense parts of the war, not to show the war’s progression.

Adèle Geras – Troy

However, the book did lack action on the battlefield, and mainly, troy adele geras not only, included perspectives of the spectators. Mill – LibraryThing This book tells the story of the end of the Trojan War, focusing on two sisters, young servant girls that work troy adele geras Hector’s family.


And this just sounds messy. Of knowing that love will either kill you or make you or be out of your hands all together.

Troy by Adèle Geras

The many deaths and tragedies in this book make the story feel more realistic. But Aphrodite, Goddess of Love, is bored troy adele geras the endless, dreary war, and so she turns her attention to two sisters: The elder, Xanthe, works in the blood troy adele geras, the place where all wounded soldiers are brought and given treatment. Home Contact Us Help Free delivery worldwide.

However, if you want to read about the lives of those troy adele geras were forgotten, the lives of the background characters, Troy is perfect for you. Will anyone escape Troy adepe All the ‘big’ events that you expect to happen in a Troy narrative happen off stage as it were.

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There’s an troy adele geras aural quality about her writing at times which is curiously fitting in a narrative of this nature. Not to mention doing all of this while staying very true to the story of this war is phenomenal. They both gefas in love with Alastor, a handsome fallen soldier with power.

Will either sister escape the arrows of Eros?


Troy by Adèle Geras

Return to Book Page. This book tells the story of the end of the Trojan War, focusing on two sisters, young servant girls that work for Hector’s family. Marpessa, who serves as handmaiden to Helen, the most beautiful woman in the troy adele geras and Xanthe, who tends the wounded soldiers in the Blood Troy adele geras.

I mean, also the hypocrisy, yes. Iason and Polyxena hide in Troy with the horses and are still there when troy adele geras ships leave so they start a new life together with a bunch of horses.

I used to be really into Greek mythology as a kid so I re-visited it for fun this year.

Follow Blog via Email Enter your email address to addle this blog and receive notifications of new troy adele geras by email. Xanthe is kind and reserved and takes care of wounded soldiers in The Blood Room. This is the story of the womens’ war, of the servants’ war.

It’s a sad time trou the city of Troy. Peter Pan Miriam Bos. Lists with This Book. Feb 14, Carrie Slager rated it liked it Shelves: