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The Silence of the Girls

(2018)
A novel by

 
 
Awards
Costa Book Awards Best Novel (nominee)
Shorlisted for the Women's Prize for Fiction and the Costa Novel Award

Booker-winning novelist Pat Barker imagines the untold story of the women at the heart of history's greatest epic

'Magnificent... You are in the hands of a writer at the height of her powers' Evening Standard

'Chilling, powerful, audacious... A searing twist on The Iliad. Amid the recent slew of rewritings of the great Greek myths and classics, Barker's stands out for its forcefulness of purpose and earthy compassion' The Times

'A stunning return to form' Observer

There was a woman at the heart of the Trojan war whose voice has been silent - till now...

Briseis was a queen until her city was destroyed. Now she is slave to Achilles, the man who butchered her husband and brothers. Trapped in a world defined by men, can she survive to become the author of her own story?

Discover the greatest Greek myth of all - retold by the witness history forgot.

Genre: Historical

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August 2019 : UK Hardback

Title: The Silence Of The Girls
Author(s): Pat Barker
ISBN: 1-4448-4179-3 / 978-1-4448-4179-4 (UK edition)
Publisher: Charnwood
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March 2019 : USA Library Binding
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Title: The Silence of the Girls
Author(s): Pat Barker
ISBN: 1-64358-109-0 / 978-1-64358-109-5 (USA edition)
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August 2018 : UK Hardback
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Title: The Silence of the Girls: Shortlisted for the Women's Prize for Fiction 2019
Author(s): Pat Barker
ISBN: 0-241-33807-7 / 978-0-241-33807-0 (UK edition)
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September 2018 : USA Hardback
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Title: The Silence of the Girls: A Novel
Author(s): Pat Barker
ISBN: 0-385-54421-9 / 978-0-385-54421-4 (USA edition)
Publisher: Doubleday
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August 2019 : USA Paperback

Title: The Silence of the Girls: A Novel
Author(s): Pat Barker
ISBN: 0-525-56410-1 / 978-0-525-56410-2 (USA edition)
Publisher: Anchor
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May 2019 : UK Paperback
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Title: The Silence of the Girls: Shortlisted for the Women's Prize for Fiction 2019
Author(s): Pat Barker
ISBN: 0-241-98320-7 / 978-0-241-98320-1 (UK edition)
Publisher: Penguin
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August 2018 : UK Paperback
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Title: The Silence of the Girls: Shortlisted for the Women's Prize for Fiction 2019
Author(s): Pat Barker
ISBN: 0-241-33809-3 / 978-0-241-33809-4 (UK edition)
Publisher: Hamish Hamilton
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September 2018 : USA Audio edition
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Title: The Silence of the Girls
Author(s): Pat Barker
Publisher: Random House Audio
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August 2018 : USA Audio edition
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Title: The Silence of the Girls
Author(s): Pat Barker
Publisher: Penguin Books Ltd
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Title: The Silence of the Girls
Author(s): Pat Barker
Publisher: Penguin Books Ltd
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August 2018 : Canada Audio edition
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Title: The Silence of the Girls
Author(s): Pat Barker
Publisher: Penguin Books Ltd
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August 2018 : UK Audio edition
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Title: The Silence of the Girls
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Publisher: Penguin Books Ltd
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September 2018 : USA Kindle edition
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Title: The Silence of the Girls: A Novel
Author(s): Pat Barker
Publisher: Doubleday
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August 2018 : Australia, Canada, UK Kindle edition
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Title: The Silence of the Girls: Shortlisted for the Women's Prize for Fiction 2019
Author(s): Pat Barker
Publisher: Penguin
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