The Song of Achilles

by Madeline Miller

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Book Summary

This epic retelling of the legend of Achilles follows Patroclus and Achilles, the golden son of King Peleus, as they, skilled in the arts of war and medicine, lay siege to Troy after Helen of Sparta is kidnapped — a cause that tests their friendship and forces them to make the ultimate sacrifice.

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1 week on NPR Hardcover Fiction Bestseller List