The Odyssey for Boys and Girls


Read by Ginny Blankenship

(4.8 stars; 6 reviews)

A retelling of the adventures of Ulysses, including his adventures both the Cyclops and Circe, as he journeys home to his home of Ithaca. The story then continues to include his quest to rejoin his wife and family of whom he has been separated from for twenty years. This is Homer's Odyssey for the younger set. (Summary by Ginny Blankenship) (4 hr 1 min)

Chapters

The Cyclops 15:19 Read by Ginny Blankenship
Of the Home of the Winds and of Circe 13:22 Read by Ginny Blankenship
Of the Sirens and Other Wonders 15:13 Read by Ginny Blankenship
Of What Happened in Ithaca 13:48 Read by Ginny Blankenship
How Telemachus Went to Look for His Father 11:51 Read by Ginny Blankenship
How Telemachus Saw Nestor 11:43 Read by Ginny Blankenship
How Telemachus Came to Sparta 7:37 Read by Ginny Blankenship
Menelaus's Story 8:35 Read by Ginny Blankenship
How Ulysses Came to the Phaeacians 13:21 Read by Ginny Blankenship
Nausicaa 10:23 Read by Ginny Blankenship
Alcinous 6:08 Read by Ginny Blankenship
Ulysses Among the Phaeacians 11:06 Read by Ginny Blankenship
Ithaca 8:29 Read by Ginny Blankenship
Eumaeus 12:53 Read by Ginny Blankenship
Ulysses and His Son 7:31 Read by Ginny Blankenship
Of the Dog Argus and Other Things 8:51 Read by Ginny Blankenship
Of the Beggar Irus and Other Things 12:41 Read by Ginny Blankenship
How Ulysses Was Made Known 13:08 Read by Ginny Blankenship
The Trial of the Bow 12:40 Read by Ginny Blankenship
The Slaying of the Suitors 5:09 Read by Ginny Blankenship
At Last 5:42 Read by Ginny Blankenship
Of Laertes 9:15 Read by Ginny Blankenship
How There Was Peace Between Ulysses and his People 6:28 Read by Ginny Blankenship