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The silence of the girls

By: Barker, Pat

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0241983207 / 9780241983201
Paperback
823.914
02/05/2019
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Historic novels
20 cm 325 pages
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Reprint. Originally published: UK: Hamish Hamilton, 2018.

A GUARDIAN BEST BOOK OF THE 21ST CENTURYFrom the Booker Prize-winning author of Regeneration Shortlisted for the Women's Prize for Fiction, the Costa Novel Award and the International DUBLIN Literary Award There was a woman at the heart of the Trojan war whose voice has been silent - till now.

Discover the greatest Greek myth of all - retold by the witness that history forgot . . . 'Magnificent. You are in the hands of a writer at the height of her powers' Evening Standard'Chilling, powerful, audacious' The Times Briseis was a queen until her city was destroyed.

Now she is slave to Achilles, the man who butchered her husband and brothers.

Trapped in a world defined by men, can she survive to become the author of her own story?

BIC:

1QDAG Ancient Greece, 3H c 1000 CE to c 1500, FQ Myth & legend told as fiction, FV Historical fiction

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