Rosemary Sutcliff
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Rosemary Sutcliff

Rosemary Sutcliff wrote more than 40 historical novels for young adults-including The Eagle of the Ninth, The Silver Branch, The Lantern Bearers, The Sword and the Circle, and Black Ships Before Troy-five adult novels, and several books of nonfiction.

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    • Black Ships Before Troy

    • By: Rosemary Sutcliff
    • Narrated by: Robert Glenister
    • Length: 2 hrs and 58 mins
    • Unabridged
    • Overall
      4.5 out of 5 stars 174
    • Performance
      4.5 out of 5 stars 146
    • Story
      4.5 out of 5 stars 151

    A masterly retelling of Homer’s epic poem...

    • 5 out of 5 stars
    • Captivating for kids and adults

    • By teammine on 11-20-13

    Regular price: $9.49

    • The Eagle of the Ninth

    • By: Rosemary Sutcliff
    • Narrated by: Charlie Simpson
    • Length: 4 hrs and 32 mins
    • Abridged
    • Overall
      4 out of 5 stars 189
    • Performance
      4.5 out of 5 stars 128
    • Story
      4 out of 5 stars 128

    Marcus Flavius Aquila, a young centurion in Roman Britain, is forced into retirement after receiving a wound. It allows him to embark upon a mission to find out what happened to the Ninth Legion....

    • 3 out of 5 stars
    • Give it to us unabridged!

    • By Connie H. Liddiard on 01-12-11

    Regular price: $11.89

    • The Wanderings of Odysseus

    • The Story of The Odyssey
    • By: Rosemary Sutcliff
    • Narrated by: Robert Glenister
    • Length: 3 hrs and 1 min
    • Unabridged
    • Overall
      4.5 out of 5 stars 59
    • Performance
      4.5 out of 5 stars 54
    • Story
      4.5 out of 5 stars 55

    The long siege is ended. Troy lies in ashes. The black ships of the Greek war-host set sail for home – but for King Odysseus of Ithaca, the return voyage holds hazards far greater....

    • 5 out of 5 stars
    • Excellent as an Ancient Greece Studies go-along

    • By Chelle on 01-10-13

    Regular price: $9.49

    • The Silver Branch

    • By: Rosemary Sutcliff
    • Narrated by: Johanna Ward
    • Length: 7 hrs and 12 mins
    • Unabridged
    • Overall
      4.5 out of 5 stars 48
    • Performance
      4.5 out of 5 stars 33
    • Story
      4.5 out of 5 stars 33

    In this new story of Roman Britain, the mutilated standard is found again by Flavius, a descendant of Marcus, and his cousin Justin, a young surgeon in the Roman army....

    • 5 out of 5 stars
    • Great historical fiction

    • By Connie H. Liddiard on 01-12-11

    Regular price: $20.97

    • Beowulf: Dragon Slayer

    • By: Rosemary Sutcliff
    • Narrated by: Sean Barrett
    • Length: 1 hr and 55 mins
    • Unabridged
    • Overall
      4.5 out of 5 stars 19
    • Performance
      4.5 out of 5 stars 15
    • Story
      4.5 out of 5 stars 15

    Grendel prowled in, hating all men and all joy and hungry for human life....

    • 5 out of 5 stars
    • Faithful retelling of the original

    • By Karen on 02-13-12

    Regular price: $18.58

    • The Lantern Bearers

    • By: Rosemary Sutcliff
    • Narrated by: Johanna Ward
    • Length: 8 hrs and 40 mins
    • Unabridged
    • Overall
      4.5 out of 5 stars 47
    • Performance
      4.5 out of 5 stars 36
    • Story
      4.5 out of 5 stars 37

    When the last of the Roman Auxiliaries leave Britain forever, they abandon the country to internal strife and the menace of invasion by Saxons....

    • 4 out of 5 stars
    • Well written

    • By Mark on 04-17-11

    Regular price: $20.97

    • Outcast

    • By: Rosemary Sutcliff
    • Narrated by: Johanna Ward
    • Length: 7 hrs and 39 mins
    • Unabridged
    • Overall
      4.5 out of 5 stars 32
    • Performance
      4.5 out of 5 stars 28
    • Story
      4.5 out of 5 stars 28

    When a Roman ship is wrecked on the coast of Britain, Beric, the infant son of a Roman soldier, is the only survivor....

    • 5 out of 5 stars
    • An excellent story

    • By Mark on 09-05-16

    Regular price: $20.97

    • The Shining Company

    • By: Rosemary Sutcliff
    • Narrated by: Johanna Ward
    • Length: 7 hrs and 40 mins
    • Unabridged
    • Overall
      4.5 out of 5 stars 20
    • Performance
      4.5 out of 5 stars 13
    • Story
      4.5 out of 5 stars 12

    A white stag and a dagger transform the life of Prosper, a Welsh chieftan's son....

    • 4 out of 5 stars
    • great book

    • By Kathleen on 09-29-10

    Regular price: $20.97

    • The Eagle of the Ninth

    • By: Rosemary Sutcliff
    • Narrated by: BBC Radio 4
    • Length: 1 hr and 54 mins
    • Original Recording
    • Overall
      3.5 out of 5 stars 2
    • Performance
      4 out of 5 stars 2
    • Story
      3.5 out of 5 stars 2

    A young centurion, Marcus Aquila, sets out to discover the truth about what happened to a missing legion and to its First Cohort Commander - his father....

    Regular price: $10.66

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