The Price of Victory

The Price of Victory

Published by DK Children

By Stewart Ross

Illustrated by John Kelly

RRP: CA$2.99

Book description

Watch the past come to life in this gripping comic-book tale, The Price of Victory.

Travel back in time to the Olympic Games in Ancient Greece and meet Pylades and his brother Kinesias, a champion athlete. From falling statues to sinking boats, join the brothers on their dangerous adventure, as it becomes clear someone wants to murder Kinesias before he can compete.
But can they stop the person behind this dastardly assassination plot before the Games begin?

Combining the excellent content of DK Readers with the excitement of a graphic novel, these thrilling books use rich, historically accurate settings-such as Ancient Egypt and Ancient Rome-as the backdrops for tales of murder, betrayal, and revenge. Reference section provides nonfiction context, including timeline, maps, and glossary.