Women’s voices from Greek mythology: Phaedra by Laura Shepperson and The Penelopiad by Margaret Atwood (book review)

One of my favourite childhood books was a collection of stories about Greek mythology. I was fascinated by Artemis and Athena, by Poseidon and Apollo. Later on, my fascination with mythologies from other cultures continued - discovering the Norse Mythology by Neil Gaiman (my review), and more recently learning about the Indian gods and beliefs. … Continue reading Women’s voices from Greek mythology: Phaedra by Laura Shepperson and The Penelopiad by Margaret Atwood (book review)

From Homeric poems to a myth retold: The Song of Achilles by Madeline Miller (book review)

As one of my favourite childhood books was "The Legends of Olympus" - a collection of stories about the gods and heroes of Greek myths - it's no wonder I was very keen on reading "The Song of Achilles". It was also very convenient that I was able to borrow the book from Bookster.