The Silence of the Girls : Shortlisted for the Women’s Prize for Fiction 2019


by Barker, Pat
Ancient Greece

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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.