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A Thousand Ships by Natalie Haynes

This was never the story of one woman, or two. It was the story of all of them… In the middle of the night, Creusa wakes to find her beloved Troy engulfed in flames. Ten seemingly endless years of brutal conflict between the Greeks and the Trojans are over, and the Greeks are victorious. Over… Continue reading A Thousand Ships by Natalie Haynes

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The Kingdom of Copper by S.A Chakraborty

Nahri’s life changed forever the moment she accidentally summoned Dara, a formidable, mysterious djinn, during one of her schemes. Whisked from her home in Cairo, she was thrust into the dazzling royal court of Daevabad and quickly discovered she would need all her grifter instincts to survive there. Now, with Daevabad entrenched in the dark… Continue reading The Kingdom of Copper by S.A Chakraborty

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Circe by Madeline Miller

“When I was born, the word for what I was did not exist.”  In the house of Helios, god of the sun and mightiest of the Titans, a daughter is born. But Circe is a strange child—not powerful, like her father, nor viciously alluring like her mother. Turning to the world of mortals for companionship,… Continue reading Circe by Madeline Miller

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The Silence of the Girls by Pat Barker

'I heard him before I saw him: his battle cry ringing round the walls...' When her city falls to the Greeks, led to victory by the god like warrior Achilles, Briseis's old life is shattered. Abducted and shipped to the Greek camp on the battleground at Troy, she goes from queen to captive, from free… Continue reading The Silence of the Girls by Pat Barker