Review: The Silence of the Girls

The Silence of the Girls by Pat Barker My rating: 5 of 5 stars Hearing Briseis’s viewpoint was an interesting twist on the stories we’re taught in school. There were a few moments of the Achilles/Patroclus story that felt forced or overworked, but overall this book gave new insight and brought these characters back down to a human level. It brings light to the fact that not everything from this era was gods and honor like the myths would have […]

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