Golden PrinceKen Catran
history, young adult
The Golden Prince is Pyrrhus, teenage son of the Greek hero, Achilles and his part in the seige of Troy and the making of the fabulous Trojan horse. When Achilles was killed in the battle of Troy, the troops would follow no other leader than his son. This book provides excellent historical background with fast-paced action.
Ken Catran (born 1944) is a children's novelist and television screenwriter from New Zealand.