Find Your Next Favorite Book
Ransom

Cover may not depict edition offered for sale

Search Results

Ransom

by David Malouf

About this title: What happens when a young prince falls in battle and his body is spirited away to be desecrated and dishonoured? His death is the battle price of another young man's death, but what price dishonour and a father's grief? In this exquisite gem of a novel, David Malouf shines new light on Homer's "Iliad", adding twists and reflections, as well as flashes of earthy humour, to surprise and enchant. His version opens with Achilles, maddened by grief at the death of his friend Patroclus. From the walls of Troy, King Priam watches ... read more

Note: This is a general synopsis. Each listing is described below.

The title you're seeking is not available right now. The good news is that there's still hope for your search:
  • Check back often. What you want might be here soon, as sellers worldwide list additional items every day.
  • Check your search entry. Make sure there weren't any typos, and that you have the right titles, names, keywords, etc.
  • Check with Book Fetch. Once you submit a Book Fetch request, we stay on the lookout for your book.
  • Check for other good stuff. With more than 150 million items, our marketplace almost always brings you happy search results.

Can't find it? Let Book Fetch track it down for you. | View search tips.

Multi-ISBN Search

Group ISBNs below for a best-price bundle

Can't find it? Let Book Fetch track it down for you. | View search tips.

 

You might like ...

Netherland

Netherland

by Joseph O'Neill

see all from $0.99!

new only from $0.99!

Run

Run

by Ann Patchett

see all from $0.99!

new only from $2.00!

The Lacuna

The Lacuna

by Barbara Kingsolver

see all from $0.99!

new only from $3.49!

Let the Great World Spin

Let the Great World Spin

by Colum McCann

see all from $0.99!

new only from $4.98!

The Sense of an Ending

The Sense of an Ending

by Julian Barnes

see all from $0.99!

new only from $3.19!

The Song of Achilles

The Song of Achilles

by Madeline Miller

see all from $0.99!

new only from $0.99!

Get $300 in coupons and other goodies. Sign up for newsletter No, thank you.

You're signed up (and we you). Watch for our Welcome e-mail and your first coupon. Thanks!