The Persian boy

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Pantheon Books, 1972 - Fiction - 419 pages
151 Reviews
A slave-boy in the household of Alexander the Great tells about the adventures of the Macedonian king during the last seven years of his life

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A terrific insight into Alexander The Great. - Goodreads
A wonderful love story. - Goodreads
Well researched and well written. - Goodreads
The writing is exceptional. - Goodreads
Prose was a bit stiff. - Goodreads
Outstanding character development. - Goodreads

Review: The Persian Boy (Alexander the Great #2)

User Review  - Elen Sentier - Goodreads

Well, I've begun The Persian Boy but like some other reviewers I'm not finding it as good as Fire from Heaven. I so wish Renault had written a sequel straight on from her first Alexander book; I want ... Read full review

Review: The Persian Boy (Alexander the Great #2)

User Review  - Judith - Goodreads

I'm not sure why this book is so controversial. When Mary Renault wrote it (1972) she created a firestorm. People demanded that it be banned and it was removed from libraries all across the country ... Read full review

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Section 2
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Section 3
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