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The Song of Achilles: Bloomsbury Modern Classics Paperback – 1 November 2017

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I loved it ― J.K. Rowling

A captivating retelling of the Iliad and events leading up to it through the point of view of Patroclus: it's a hard book to put down, and any classicist will be enthralled by her characterisation of the goddess Thetis, which carries the true savagery and chill of antiquity ― Donna Tartt

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  • ASIN ‏ : ‎ 1408891387
  • Publisher ‏ : ‎ Bloomsbury Paperbacks (1 November 2017)
  • Language ‏ : ‎ English
  • Paperback ‏ : ‎ 368 pages
  • ISBN-10 ‏ : ‎ 9781408891384
  • ISBN-13 ‏ : ‎ 978-1408891384
  • Dimensions ‏ : ‎ 19.7 x 2.8 x 13 cm
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Madeline Miller was born in Boston and grew up in New York City and Philadelphia. She attended Brown University, where she earned her BA and MA in Classics. For the last ten years she has been teaching and tutoring Latin, Greek and Shakespeare to high school students. She also studied in the Dramaturgy department at Yale School of Drama, where she focused on the adaptation of classical texts to modern forms. She currently lives near Philadelphia, PA. The Song of Achilles is her first novel. Her second novel, Circe, will be published in April 2018. Visit her website at: www.madelinemiller.com

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