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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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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

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The Enchanted Sonata by Heather Dixon Wallwork

I was sent this book through NetGalley in exchange for an honest review - Thanks to them and the Wallworkshop for sending me a copy!  Title: The Enchanted Sonata Author: Heather Dixon Wallwork Genre: General Fiction (Adult), Teens & Y/A Publisher: The Wallworkshop Publication Date: 23rd October 2018 Plot Overview: Clara Stahlbaum has her future… Continue reading The Enchanted Sonata by Heather Dixon Wallwork