The Silence of the Girls
A GUARDIAN BEST BOOK OF THE 21ST CENTURYFrom the Booker Prize-winning author of Regeneration Shortlisted for the Women's Prize for Fiction, the Costa Novel Award and the International DUBLIN Literary Award There was a woman at the heart of the Trojan war whose voice has been silent - till now. Discover the greatest Greek myth of all - retold by the witness that history forgot . .
. 'Magnificent. You are in the hands of a writer at the height of her powers' Evening Standard'Chilling, powerful, audacious' The Times Briseis was a queen until her city was destroyed.
Now she is slave to Achilles, the man who butchered her husband and brothers. Trapped in a world defined by men, can she survive to become the author of her own story?Pat Barker continues her extraordinary retelling of one of our greatest myths in The Women of Troy, available to pre-order now.