Black Ships

Black Ships

Jo Graham


In a time of warfare and doubt, Gull is an oracle. Daughter of a slave taken from fallen Troy, selected on the age of 7 to be the voice of the girl of the lifeless, she is destined to information kings.

When 9 black ships seem, captained via an exiled Trojan prince, Gull needs to come to a decision among the existence she was once born for and a such a lot perilous experience - to affix the remnant of her mother's humans of their determined flight. From the doomed bastions of town of Pirates to the temples of Byblos, from the intrigues of the Egyptian court docket to the haunted caves underneath Mount Vesuvius, merely Gull can consultant Prince Aeneas on his quest, and simply she will be able to dare the gate of the Underworld to steer him to his destiny.

In the final shadowed days of the Age of Bronze, one lady desires of the realm starting anew. this is often her story.

Just as Marion Zimmer Bradley's The Mists of Avalon breathed new lifestyles into Arthurian legend, BLACK SHIPS evokes the realm of historic Greece with attractive, haunting prose, impressive mind's eye, and a profoundly relocating tale.

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