The PenelopiadeBook - 2006
From Library Staff
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Penelope, the long-suffering wife of Odysseus, speaks out from the Underworld with her 12 maids who were slain as soon as Odysseus came home. Part of the Canongate Myth Series.
This lyrical and witty novel is the imaginative retelling of the myth of The Odyssey, but centered on Penelope, the faithful wife of Odysseus, daughter of King Icarius of Sparta, and cousin of the beautiful Helen of Troy.