Books by Lindsay Clarke

THE RETURN FROM TROY by Lindsay Clarke
FICTION & LITERATURE
Released: Feb. 1, 2007

"Clarke's interpretation of this fabulous story is a delicious blend of ancient wisdom and modern insights."
Whitbread Award-winner Clarke follows up The War at Troy (2004) with a splendid retelling of The Odyssey. Read full book review >
THE WAR AT TROY by Lindsay Clarke
Released: Sept. 17, 2004

"Clarke uses a modern idiom that's sometimes jarring ('Hera hissed, ‘Don't you dare take any notice of that mindless bitch' ') but never ridiculous, and he manages to keep the large cast of characters from stumbling all over each other on the page—more than can be said for Homer."
Whitbread-winner Clarke (The Chymical Wedding, 1989, etc.) offers a fresh and lively retelling of the Trojan War: a kind of ur-text of the events that made Homer famous. Read full book review >