Category Archives: Mythology

The Mermaid’s Sister by Carrie Anne Noble

I read this for my challenge book with non-human characters. This is the story of babies left with a childless old healer woman on a mountaintop. The woman’s name is Verity, and as one might expect, she can tell no lies. One … Continue reading

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Song of Achilles by Madeline Miller

Title: Song of Achilles Author: Madeline Miller Publisher: Ecco (August 28, 2012) Achilles, “the best of all the Greeks,” son of the cruel sea goddess Thetis and the legendary king Peleus, is strong, swift, and beautiful— irresistible to all who … Continue reading

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