The epic tale of Odysseus and his ten-year journey home after the Trojan War forms one of the earliest and greatest works of Western literature. Confronted by natural and supernatural threats - shipwrecks, battles, monsters and the implacable enmityof the sea-god Poseidon - Odysseus must test his bravery and native cunning to the full if he is to reach his homeland safely and overcome the obstacles that, even there, await him.
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Review: The OdysseyUser Review - Angela Mcentee - Goodreads
Full disclosure - had to read this for a class in high school, but truthfully actually read it through, and enjoyed it. More accessible than one might think. Read full review
Review: The OdysseyUser Review - Sarah - Goodreads
I first read this book back in middle school and have loved it ever since. The story (in case you don't know), follows Odysseus fresh from the Trojan War as he tries to get home to his lovely wife and ... Read full review