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The Lost Books of the Odyssey - A Novel

Zachary Mason

A BRILLIANT AND BEGUILING REIMAGINING OF ONE OF OUR GREATEST MYTHS BY A GIFTED YOUNG WRITER Zachary Mason's brilliant and beguiling debut novel, The Lost Books of the Odyssey, reimagines Homer's classic story of the hero Odysseus and his long journey home after the fall of Troy. With brilliant prose, terrific imagination, and dazzling literary skill, Mason creates alternative episodes, fragments, and revisions of Homer's original that taken together open up this classic Greek myth to endless reverberating interpretations. The Lost Books of the Odyssey is punctuated with great wit, beauty, and playfulness; it is a daring literary page-turner that marks the emergence of an extraordinary new talent. Cover and title design by Chin-Yee Lai.

A BRILLIANT AND BEGUILING REIMAGINING OF ONE OF OUR GREATEST MYTHS BY A GIFTED YOUNG WRITER Zachary Mason's brilliant and beguiling debut novel, The Lost Books of the Odyssey, reimagines Homer's classic story of the hero Odysseus and his long journey home after the fall of Troy. With brilliant prose, terrific imagination, and dazzling literary skill, Mason creates alternative episodes, fragments, and revisions of Homer's original that taken together open up this classic Greek myth to endless reverberating interpretations. The Lost Books of the Odyssey is punctuated with great wit, beauty, and playfulness; it is a daring literary page-turner that marks the emergence of an extraordinary new talent. Cover and title design by Chin-Yee Lai.
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Genres:

Fiction

Description:

A BRILLIANT AND BEGUILING REIMAGINING OF ONE OF OUR GREATEST MYTHS BY A GIFTED YOUNG WRITER Zachary Mason's brilliant and beguiling debut novel, The Lost Books of the Odyssey, reimagines Homer's classic story of the hero Odysseus and his long journey home after the fall of Troy. With brilliant prose, terrific imagination, and dazzling literary skill, Mason creates alternative episodes, fragments, and revisions of Homer's original that taken together open up this classic Greek myth to endless reverberating interpretations. The Lost Books of the Odyssey is punctuated with great wit, beauty, and playfulness; it is a daring literary page-turner that marks the emergence of an extraordinary new talent. Cover and title design by Chin-Yee Lai.

Language:

English

Narrators:

Simon Vance

Length:

4h 44m


Chapters

Free Sample

03:35

Introduction
Introduction

01:59


Chapter 1
Chapter 1

03:36


Chapter 2
Chapter 2

03:12


Chapter 3
Chapter 3

10:24


Chapter 4
Chapter 4

06:33


Chapter 5
Chapter 5

09:18


Chapter 6
Chapter 6

01:21


Chapter 7
Chapter 7

09:10


Chapter 8
Chapter 8

07:02


Chapter 9
Chapter 9

04:12


Chapter 10
Chapter 10

08:46


Chapter 11
Chapter 11

13:27


Chapter 12
Chapter 12

01:00


Chapter 13
Chapter 13

06:48


Chapter 14
Chapter 14

00:37


Chapter 15
Chapter 15

09:32


Chapter 16
Chapter 16

01:56


Chapter 17
Chapter 17

06:10


Chapter 18
Chapter 18

25:24


Chapter 19
Chapter 19

05:27


Chapter 20
Chapter 20

18:47


Chapter 21
Chapter 21

05:38


Chapter 22
Chapter 22

04:58


Chapter 23
Chapter 23

05:48


Chapter 24
Chapter 24

03:09


Chapter 25
Chapter 25

08:47


Chapter 26
Chapter 26

09:43


Chapter 27
Chapter 27

03:08


Chapter 28
Chapter 28

04:16


Chapter 29
Chapter 29

02:22


Chapter 30
Chapter 30

07:06


Chapter 31
Chapter 31

02:52


Chapter 32
Chapter 32

02:04


Chapter 33
Chapter 33

02:08


Chapter 34
Chapter 34

02:47


Chapter 35
Chapter 35

04:14


Chapter 36
Chapter 36

01:15


Chapter 37
Chapter 37

03:33


Chapter 38
Chapter 38

13:49


Chapter 39
Chapter 39

01:08


Chapter 40
Chapter 40

05:26


Chapter 41
Chapter 41

05:04


Chapter 42
Chapter 42

07:32


Chapter 43
Chapter 43

07:29


Chapter 44
Chapter 44

15:29