the song of achilles – madeline miller | review

The Song of Achilles by Madeline Miller StandalonePublished September 20th 2011 by Bloomsbury PublishingAge Range: AdultGenre: Historical Fiction, Greek Mythology, LGBTRepresentation: m/m relationship Rating: ★★★★★ Synopsis: Greece in the age of heroes. Patroclus, an awkward young prince, has been exiled to the court of King Peleus and his perfect son Achilles. By all rights their… Continue reading the song of achilles – madeline miller | review

IU’s songs + books recommendations: through the night, bbibbi, twenty three

welcome back to part two of me recommending books based on my favorite IU songs! like before, each recommendation is a mixture of my own understanding of the lyrics of the song and further research on what IU intended the music to mean. i believe each person interprets music in their own ways and each… Continue reading IU’s songs + books recommendations: through the night, bbibbi, twenty three

v’day romance recommendations: fantasy & historical fiction

hello, hope everyone is having a great day. though v'day is WAYYYYY over for a few days already, here's part two of valentine's day romance recommendations by genre with the focus on fantasy and historical fiction. be it exploring the past or present, reality or a fictional world, i always love it when romance is… Continue reading v’day romance recommendations: fantasy & historical fiction

circe – madeline miller | review

Circe by Madeline MillerStandalonePublished April 10th 2018 by Little, Brown and CompanyGenre: fantasy, young adult, greek mythology, retelling rating: ★★★★ summary: 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… Continue reading circe – madeline miller | review