The Song of Achilles
Patroclus, an awkward young prince, follows Achilles into war, little knowing that the years that follow will test everything they have learned, everything they hold dear. And that, before he is ready, he will be forced to surrender his friend to the hands of Fate. Set during the Trojan War.
LGBTQ (Gender and Sexuality); Gay/Lesbian; gay; gay teenagers; gay adults; same sex relationship
mother and father
Outstanding Books for the College Bound and Lifelong Learners, 2014 Literature and Language Arts
Rainbow List, 2013 Young Adult/ Crossover Fiction
School Library Journal Best Adult Books 4 Teens, 2012
Alex Awards, 2013, Nominee, Teen
Achilles; Greece; Greeks; Trojan War; Troy; LGBTQ youth; male friendship; war stories
Miller, Madeline, "The Song of Achilles" (2012). Diverse Families. 1428.