Simon Brown

Troy is a collection of ten stories from the legendary Australian writer.

Includes an Introduction by Garth Nix.

Since the early 1980s Simon Brown has engaged readers with a series of alternate takes on the Trojan War.

 

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Simon Brown

Ten stories. One legend.

Diomedes, Paris, Helen, Achilles, Agamemnon, Cassandra and Odysseus all feature in this collection of Simon Brown's acclaimed "Troy stories". Since the early 1980s Simon Brown has engaged readers with a series of alternate takes on the Trojan War. "Love and Paris", "Imagining Ajax", "Why my wife left me, and other stories, by Diomedes" and the brilliant "The masque of Agamemnon" are collected here for the first time, alongside lesser known tales and the original novella, "The cup of Nestor".

Collection features an introduction by Garth Nix, author of Sabriel, Abhorsen and the Keys to the Kingdom series.

Contents

The mark of Thetis
The dreaming seas beneath Cassandra
The dissections of Machaon
The masque of Agamemnon (with Sean Williams)
Love and Paris
Why my wife left me, and other stories, by Diomedes
A new song for Odysseus
The cup of Nestor - original to collection
Imagining Ajax
Afterword - Imagining Troy by Russell B. Farr
Appendix - The return of Ideomeneus

Editions

Limited Hardcover Edition, 50 copies signed by all contributors. RRP $50 AUD. ISBN 978-0-9586856-6-5. Sold out.

Regular Trade Edition. RRP $20 AUD. ISBN 978-0-9586856-6-5. Available from indiebooksonline.com

 

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