A powerful novel inspired by Virgil's tale of the ill-fated night raid of Euryalus and Nisus. The debut Barrington stoke title from Roman Mysteries author Caroline Lawrence.
The Trojan War is over. The survivors must find new land on which to settle, and there is war. Euryalus and Nisus, two teenage warriors among Aeneas's Trojan refugees, make a disastrous decision to raid the camp of their enemy. Particularly suitable for struggling, reluctant and dyslexic readers aged 12+