Synopses & Reviews
Two thousand years ago the Roman poet Virgil related the adventures of a hero called Aeneas. He was a man who escaped from the burning ruins of Troy and, driven by fate, led his people to a new home in a distant land. The story of Aeneas and the founding of Rome has the excitement and adventure, magic and romance, humor and sadness. Emily Frenkel's retelling is fresh and direct.
The story of Aeneas and the founding of Rome
illustrated English version of the story of the Aeneid, aimed at ages 8-12.
story of the Aeneas and the founding of Rome has excitement and adventure,
romance and magic, humour and sadness. Emily Frenkel's retelling is fresh and
direct. Simon Weller's illustrations are fabulous.