Reviews

  • An amiable meander through the historic sources . . . Fry's light and graceful tone helps to ease the unfamiliar reader through the complicated genealogies

    The Times
  • An inimitable retelling of the siege of Troy . . . Fry's narrative, artfully humorous and rich in detail, breathes life and contemporary relevance into these ancient tales

    Observer
  • Fry's lively writing certainly conveys his lifelong passion for Greek myths . . . It's a rollicking good read

    Independent
  • Perfect for the 21st Century. Ebullient, funny, Fry retells the Greek myths with elegance

    The Times
  • Lively, humorous and intimate, this retelling has real charm

    Guardian
  • A wondrous new immersion in ancient stories we only thought we knew. Brilliant, funny, erudite, inventive, surprising and enthralling

    Richard North Patterson
  • Tragedy and passion abound as Fry retells the epic siege of Troy

    Metro
  • Stephen Fry takes the reader into the heart of a story both mythical and grounded in history

    Northern Life Magazine
  • Astonishing . . . an excellent read

    The Oldie
  • Curl up on your sofa as Stephen brings to life the legendary . . . passionate and powerful story of Troy

    The List

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