The Greek Tragedy series presents a series of lesser-known tales to enthral readers of all ages around the world with the gripping exploits of brave heroes and fickle gods. These beautifully-illustrated tales will leave the reader thrilled and eager for more!
This two-book collection includes:
The Cranes of Ibycus
Alcyone and Ceyx
BOOK 1: THE CRANES OF IBYCUS
The famous musician and poet, Ibycus, travels alone to Corinth to take part in the grand festivities and poetry competition there. Unbeknownst to Ibycus, villainous robbers lurk in the dark forest along the way, and his fate is bleak. Who will avenge Ibycus? How will the murderers be caught?
This dark tale of crime, justice, and destiny will ensnare the senses and lead you on a thrilling ride through historical Greek myth.
BOOK 2: ALCYONE AND CEYX
Ceyx, the son of the morning star, is about to make a voyage to consult the sacred oracle. His wife, Alcyone, haunted by nightly visions of storms and shipwrecks, pleads with him not to go.
When the storm occurs, Alycone remains alone in the temples of the gods, unaware of her husband’s demise even as she prays for his safe return. Will the gods take pity on them and rewrite their fate?
|Dimensions:||200 x 200 mm|