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Circe

Madeline Miller

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, she discovers that she does possess power—the power of witchcraft, which can transform rivals into monsters and...
Publish Date
2020-04-14T00:00:00.000Z
2020-04-14T00:00:00.000Z
Goodreads rating
4.26
ISBN
9780316556323
Recommendations
5
Recommendations
2021-01-04T18:19:23.000Z
What a great week of reading. Several outstanding books. What are you reading? #GretchenRubinReads @wwnorton @nyrbclassics @stephanmlee @MillerMadeline @littlebrown @NewDirections @WmMorrowBooks      source
2021-04-13T04:23:33.000Z
[email protected]'s CIRCE is one of the best books I've ever read. Wow. Just wow.      source
2020-03-27T12:35:00.000Z
Good morning—sending love & prayers & another booklist from our little quarantine corner to yours. What recent fiction have you loved? (FYI: the next couple lists are memoir, food writing, faith writing, & books about writing/creativity...what other categories should we do?)      source
2021-10-14T09:38:37.000Z
67/100. The Song of Achilles by Madeline Miller. After Circe I had high hopes, and the book delivers (though it came first). Story of Achilles told from the perspective Patroclus, steering clear of cliches. Story of Achilles influences also another book I'm reading currently..      source
2019-12-23T20:19:18.000Z
Halfway through. Highly recommended if you’re looking for a fiction book to finish out the year. Think I may try to fit in a history book before 2020. Any recommendations?      source