Books Troy by Adele Geras Paperback, 358 pages, Houghton Mifflin Harcourt, List Price: $7.99 | purchase close overlay Buy Featured Book TitleTroyAuthorAdele Geras Your purchase helps support NPR programming. How? Amazon Independent Booksellers Book Summary Told from the point of view of the women of Troy, portrays the last weeks of the Trojan War, when women are sick of tending the wounded, men are tired of fighting, and bored gods and goddesses find ways to stir things up. Genres: Young Adult Historical Fiction Fiction Facebook Twitter Flipboard Email NPR stories about Troy Review My Guilty Pleasure Rewriting Homer, With Some Lurid Twists October 24, 2012 Adele Geras' Troy has everything The Iliad doesn't: graphic details and some really bad writing. NPR intern Annalisa Quinn explains why that's exactly what she wanted. What is your favorite remake of a classic? Tell us in the comments.