The journey of Odysseus : a myth from ancient Greece
Part of the Oxford reading tree TreeTops myths and legends series
Middle Years - Key Stage 2 Learn More
The hero Odysseus will need all of his skill and courage to get home to Ithaca in The Journey of Odysseus.
All kinds of monsters and magical creatures are lurking in the seas and islands on his way, including the one-eyed Cyclops, the Sirens and the enchantress Circe.
Will he ever manage to get home?Captivating versions of some of the best myths and legends from around the world.
TreeTops Myths and Legends are fascinating and action-packed stories that will motivate and inspire readers.
These are some of the oldest and most enduring stories in the world, retold by leading contemporary children's authors to bring out all of the action, drama, humour and depth of the original stories in a way that makes them as exciting and meaningful today as ever.
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