Mary Renault
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Mary Renault

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    • The Mask of Apollo

    • By: Mary Renault
    • Narrated by: Barnaby Edwards
    • Length: 15 hrs and 31 mins
    • Unabridged
    • Overall
      4.5 out of 5 stars 10
    • Performance
      4.5 out of 5 stars 10
    • Story
      4.5 out of 5 stars 10

    In a vivid depiction of Ancient Greece and its legendary heroes, The Mask of Apollo tells the story of Nikeratos, the gifted tragic actor at the centre of political and cultural activity in Athens....

    • 5 out of 5 stars
    • Great book, excellent reading.

    • By Bijoux on 21-12-18

    Regular price: £22.99

    • Funeral Games

    • A Novel of Alexander the Great
    • By: Mary Renault
    • Narrated by: Roger May
    • Length: 13 hrs and 17 mins
    • Unabridged
    • Overall
      4.5 out of 5 stars 19
    • Performance
      5 out of 5 stars 16
    • Story
      4.5 out of 5 stars 16

    Alexander the Great died at the age of thirty-three, leaving behind an empire that stretched from Greece and Egypt to India....

    • 5 out of 5 stars
    • Testament to succession planning

    • By Petra on 08-06-17

    Regular price: £18.99

    • The Charioteer

    • By: Mary Renault
    • Narrated by: Joe Jameson
    • Length: 14 hrs and 42 mins
    • Unabridged
    • Overall
      5 out of 5 stars 45
    • Performance
      4.5 out of 5 stars 43
    • Story
      4.5 out of 5 stars 43

    After surviving the Dunkirk retreat, Laurie Odell, a young homosexual, critically examines his unorthodox lifestyle....

    • 5 out of 5 stars
    • Magnificent story magnificently narrated

    • By Kindle Customer on 22-07-16

    Regular price: £18.99

    • The King Must Die

    • By: Mary Renault
    • Narrated by: Kris Dyer
    • Length: 15 hrs and 46 mins
    • Unabridged
    • Overall
      4.5 out of 5 stars 37
    • Performance
      4 out of 5 stars 30
    • Story
      4.5 out of 5 stars 30

    The epic of Thesus, the boy king of Eleusis, ritually preordained to die after one year of marriage to the sacred queen but who defies God's decree and claims his inheritance....

    • 5 out of 5 stars
    • Brilliant Evocation

    • By Bijoux on 13-07-19

    Regular price: £22.99

    • Fire From Heaven

    • A Novel of Alexander the Great
    • By: Mary Renault
    • Narrated by: Roger May
    • Length: 18 hrs and 33 mins
    • Unabridged
    • Overall
      3.5 out of 5 stars 50
    • Performance
      4 out of 5 stars 46
    • Story
      4 out of 5 stars 47

    Alexander's beauty, strength and defiance were apparent from birth, but his boyhood honed those gifts into the makings of a king....

    • 5 out of 5 stars
    • Historical fiction of great quality

    • By Paul D on 25-04-15

    Regular price: £22.99

    • The Persian Boy

    • A Novel of Alexander the Great
    • By: Mary Renault
    • Narrated by: Roger May
    • Length: 19 hrs and 57 mins
    • Unabridged
    • Overall
      4.5 out of 5 stars 49
    • Performance
      4.5 out of 5 stars 44
    • Story
      4.5 out of 5 stars 44

    The Persian Boy traces the last years of Alexander's life through the eyes of his lover, Bagoas....

    • 5 out of 5 stars
    • History fleshed out.

    • By bibliophile on 05-08-16

    Regular price: £25.99

    • The Bull from The Sea

    • By: Mary Renault
    • Narrated by: Kris Dyer
    • Length: 11 hrs and 7 mins
    • Unabridged
    • Overall
      5 out of 5 stars 11
    • Performance
      4.5 out of 5 stars 8
    • Story
      5 out of 5 stars 8

    This second instalment in the story of the legendary hero begins with Theseus' triumphant return from Crete after slaying the Minotaur....

    • 4 out of 5 stars
    • Ancient history brought to life

    • By nicolette king on 22-07-18

    Regular price: £18.99

    • The Praise Singer

    • By: Mary Renault
    • Narrated by: Tim Bentinck
    • Length: 11 hrs and 5 mins
    • Unabridged
    • Overall
      5 out of 5 stars 9
    • Performance
      5 out of 5 stars 9
    • Story
      5 out of 5 stars 9

    Set in sixth-century Greece at the time of the Tyrants, the Persian Wars, and a great flowering of the arts, this novel takes the form of Simonides' memoirs, written in retirement in Sicily....

    • 5 out of 5 stars
    • wonderful

    • By Zack Sydes on 03-10-18

    Regular price: £18.99

    • The Friendly Young Ladies

    • By: Mary Renault
    • Narrated by: Imogen Church
    • Length: 12 hrs and 21 mins
    • Unabridged
    • Overall
      3 out of 5 stars 1
    • Performance
      0 out of 5 stars 0
    • Story
      3 out of 5 stars 1

    Elsie, sheltered and naive, is seventeen and unhappy....

    Regular price: £18.99

    • Bull from the Sea

    • By: Mary Renault
    • Narrated by: Michael York
    • Length: 2 hrs and 56 mins
    • Abridged
    • Overall
      3 out of 5 stars 4
    • Performance
      4 out of 5 stars 2
    • Story
      4 out of 5 stars 2

    Esteemed author Mary Renault picks up where her classic The King Must Die left off, relating the tale of Theseus's triumphant return from Crete to become King of Athens.....

    • 2 out of 5 stars
    • A wonderful book ruined

    • By Amazon Customer on 03-03-12

    Regular price: £19.29

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