THE ADVENTURES OF ULYSSES by Bernard Evslin
MAN OF MYTH RETOLD
Sailing cross the world.
Sea adventures. Odyssey.
Middle grade/YA (ages 10 and up)
Fiction based on classic tale — Homer’s The Odyssey
Third person POV with storyteller feeling
Simplified versions of each of Ulysses adventures
Insights into actions of hero and gods and goddesses
Accessible version of much longer epic
Action, adventure, excitement
Especially appealing to upper elementary and middle school boys