There are worse things than death, worse people too. The "talk" was bad enough, but how many teens get told that they're a goddess? When her mom tells her, Persephone is sure her mother has lost her mind. It isn't until Boreas, the god of winter, tries to abduct her that she realizes her mother... show more
There are worse things than death, worse people too. The "talk" was bad enough, but how many teens get told that they're a goddess? When her mom tells her, Persephone is sure her mother has lost her mind. It isn't until Boreas, the god of winter, tries to abduct her that she realizes her mother was telling the truth. Hades rescues her, and in order to safely bring Persephone to the Underworld he marks her as his bride. But Boreas will stop at nothing to get Persephone. Despite her growing feelings for Hades, Persephone wants to return to the living realm. Persephone must find a way to defeat Boreas and reclaim her life.
Publish date: July 6th 2012
Publisher: Musa Publishing
Pages no: 237
Edition language: English
Series: Daughters of Zeus (#1)
Persephone was raised on earth . She was now a junior in high school and works in Kerman’s flower shop. Then she finds out she is a goddess - her father was the now dead Zeus. Then the Winter God wanted to capture and kill Persephone and driving home one day the wind and ice tried to kill Persephone...
I was looking forward to this story, but unfortunately, I was very disappointed with it. The plot was a retelling of the Hades and Persephone myth, but with modern trappings and a few new twists. Unfortunately, the plot was rudimentary at best, and very boring to me as well. There was a bit of an...
The Persephone story is one of my favorites, and this was a very interesting take on it. I finished it in 24 hours, which is quite speedy for someone like me. There are times when it comes close to breaking the genre mold, but it falls back on trite dialogue or too familiar plot twists. (Also, why d...
I've always been a huge fan of mythology, and have spent many years studying Greek and Roman mythology, in particular. I love learning about "the gods" and their stories, personalities, and powers. To read a contemporary adventure, with all these mythical beings as main characters? I couldn't ask...
*I received this book from the author in exchange for an honest review* My name is Kimber Leigh and I'm a mythology addict. Greek, Roman, Norse, Celtic; doesn't really matter, I love it all. My favorite pair has always been Hades and Persephone. It irks me that Hades tends to be portrayed as a vil...
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